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Acute Issues in Narcolepsy and Hypersomnia 

Acute Issues in Narcolepsy and Hypersomnia
Chapter:
Acute Issues in Narcolepsy and Hypersomnia
Source:
Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders
Author(s):

Sarah M. Richey

and Christian Guilleminault

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780195377835.003.0003

This chapter reviews the cardiovascular physiology of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in contrast with normal sleep, and summarizes the evidence of the association between OSA and acute cardiac events, including cardiac arrhythmias, myocardial infarction, and sudden cardiac death.

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