The Effect of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome on the Ocular Surface


HAYIRCI E., Yagci A. , PALAMAR M. , BASOGLU O. K. , VERAL A.

CORNEA, vol.31, no.6, pp.604-608, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/ico.0b013e31824a2040
  • Title of Journal : CORNEA
  • Page Numbers: pp.604-608
  • Keywords: complications, continuous positive airway pressure treatment, dry eye, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, ocular surface, FLOPPY EYELID SYNDROME, ISCHEMIC OPTIC NEUROPATHY, NORMAL-TENSION GLAUCOMA, IMPRESSION CYTOLOGY, CLINICAL-FEATURES, CORNEAL, PREVALENCE, DISORDERS, DISEASE, CONJUNCTIVAL

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome on the ocular surface.