Evaluation of atrial electromechanical delay and left atrial mechanical function in patients with obstructive sleep apnea Cardiac involvement in patients with OSA


Karabag T., Aydin M., Altin R. , Dogan S. M. , Cil C., Buyukuysal C., ...More

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, vol.124, pp.444-452, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 124
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00508-012-0197-y
  • Journal Name: WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.444-452
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No

Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate atrial electromechanical delay measured by tissue Doppler imaging and left atrial mechanical function in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).