Sleep quality and quality of life in patients with moderate to very severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


Akinci B., Aslan G. K. , Kiyan E.

CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL, vol.12, no.4, pp.1739-1746, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/crj.12738
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL RESPIRATORY JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1739-1746

Abstract

IntroductionChronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is highly associated with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Poor sleep quality is found to be related with decreased quality of life (QoL) in patients with COPD but no study assessed this relationship on the basis of nocturnal sleep parameters.