obesity and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children: a tale of inflammatory cascades

Obesity and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in Children: A Tale of Inflammatory Cascades

Research by: Rakesh Bhattacharjee, MD, Jinkwan Kim, PhD, MPH, Leila Kheirandish-Gozal, MD, and David Gozal, MD

Summary. Obesity has emerged as one of the most prevalen....

March 14,2018

sleep oxygen desaturation and  circulating leptin in obstructive sleep  apnea-hypopnea syndrome

Sleep Oxygen Desaturation and Circulating Leptin in Obstructive Sleep Apnea-Hypopnea Syndrome

Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS) is characterized by recurrent collapse of the upper airway during sleep leading to periods of intermittent hypoxia and framentation of sleep.

March 14,2018