TITLE

Identification of sleep disruption and sleep disordered breathing from the systolic blood pressure profile

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, R J; Vardi-Visy, K; Clarke, M; Stradling, J R
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Thorax;Dec1993, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p1242
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66045017

 

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