Gender differences in obstructive sleep apnea and treatment implications.

Abstract:

:Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common cause of daytime sleepiness for millions of Americans. It is also a disease associated with an increased likelihood of hypertension, cardiovascular disease, stroke, daytime sleepiness, motor vehicle accidents, and diminished quality of life. A number of population-based studies have shown that OSA is more common in men than in women and this discrepancy is often evident in the clinical setting. There are a number of pathophysiological differences to suggest why men are more prone to the disease than women. Although the exact mechanisms are unknown, differences in obesity, upper airway anatomy, breathing control, hormones, and aging are all thought to play a role. The purpose of this review was to examine the literature on gender differences in OSA and to analyze whether or not these differences in pathogenic mechanisms affect diagnosis or treatment.

journal_name

Sleep Med Rev

journal_title

Sleep medicine reviews

authors

Lin CM,Davidson TM,Ancoli-Israel S

doi

10.1016/j.smrv.2007.11.003

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2008-12-01 00:00:00

pages

481-96

issue

6

eissn

1087-0792

issn

1532-2955

pii

S1087-0792(07)00145-1

journal_volume

12

pub_type

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