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Title Sleep apnea : implications in cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease / edited by T. Douglas Bradley, John S. Floras
Published New York : Dekker, ©2000
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 554 pages) : illustrations
Series Lung biology in health and disease ; 146
Lung biology in health and disease ; v. 146
Contents Introduction / Claude Lenfant -- pt. 1. Influence of Sleep and Respiration on the Cardiovascular System -- 1. Influence of Respiration on Autonomic Control of Heart Rate and Blood Pressure / Barbara J. Morgan, Claudette M. St. Croix and James B. Skatrud -- 2. Chemoreceptor-Baroreceptor Interactions in Cardiovascular Disease / Darrel P. Francis, Piotr Ponikowski and Andrew J.S. Coats -- 3. Lower Brainstem Mechanisms of Cardiorespiratory Integration / Patrice G. Guyenet -- 4. Mechanical Interactions Between the Respiratory and Circulatory Systems / John V. Tyberg and Israel Belenkie -- 5. Physiological Effects of Sleep on the Cardiovascular System / Richard L. Horner -- 6. Influence of Sleep and Sleep Apnea on Autonomic Control of the Cardiovascular System / Krzysztof Narkiewicz, Bradley G. Phillips and Virend K. Somers -- pt. 2. Sleep Apnea and Hypertension -- 7. Mechanisms of Acute and Chronic Blood Pressure Elevation in Animal Models of Obstructive Sleep Apnea / C.D. Schaub, H. Schneider and C.P. O'Donnell -- 8. Influence of Hypoxia, Chemoreceptors, and Sympathetic Activity in Chronic Hypertension in the Rat / Eugene C. Fletcher and Gang Bao -- 9. Acute Hemodynamic Response to Upper Airway Obstruction During Sleep / J. Woodrow Weiss, Sandrine H. Launois and Amit Anand -- pt. 3. Sleep Apnea, Ischemic Heart Disease, and Cerebrovascular Disease -- 10. Nocturnal Myocardial Ischemia and Cardiac Arrhythmias: Importance of Cardiorespiratory Homeostasis / Richard L. Verrier -- 11. Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cardiac Ischemia in Humans / Patrick J. Hanly -- 12. Epidemiological Evidence for an Association of Sleep-Disordered Breathing with Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease / Terry Young and Paul E. Peppard -- 13. Cerebrovascular Disease and Sleep Apnea / Mark Eric Dyken -- 14. Circadian Variation in the Incidence of Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Ischemic Events / Craig A. Chasen, James E. Muller
Summary This study encompasses the pathological, epidemiological and therapeutic implications of sleep apnea to pulmonary diseases. It considers both how apneic phenomena can aggravate disease and how its treatment may alleviate symptoms
Analysis Andre fag (naturvidenskab og teknik) Andre fag
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Sleep Apnea Syndromes -- physiopathology.
Cardiovascular Physiological Phenomena.
Cerebrovascular Disorders -- complications.
Heart Failure -- complications.
Hypertension -- complications.
Respiratory Physiological Phenomena.
Sleep Apnea Syndromes -- complications.
Cardiovascular system -- Complications
Cerebrovascular disease -- Complications
Sleep apnea syndromes -- Pathophysiology
Cerebrovascular disease -- Complications.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Respiratory.
MEDICAL -- Pulmonary & Thoracic Medicine.
Form Electronic book
Author Bradley, T. Douglas, 1951-
Floras, John S., 1953-
ISBN 0203909542