TITLE

Driving and obstructive sleep apnoea

AUTHOR(S)
Stradling, John
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Thorax;Jun2008, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p481
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the driving and obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). It states that OSA is a sleep disorder and can grossly fragment sleep and produces excessive daytime sleepiness. A meta analysis study in this area was conducted through cohort studies on patients with OSA which suggests that the excess accident rate was as high as four times the rate of in controls.
ACCESSION #
32637210

 

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