Elevated Risk of Sleepiness-Related Motor Vehicle Accidents in Patients With Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome: A Case-Control Study


Basoglu O. K. , TAŞBAKAN M. S.

TRAFFIC INJURY PREVENTION, cilt.15, ss.470-476, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/15389588.2013.830213
  • Dergi Adı: TRAFFIC INJURY PREVENTION
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.470-476

Özet

Objectives: The present case-control study aimed to determine whether obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) patients are at an increased risk for sleepiness-related motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) than controls and to identify disease-related factors associated with accident risk.