Quality of life in obstructive sleep apnea is related to female gender and comorbid insomnia


TAŞBAKAN M. S. , GÜNDÜZ C. , PIRILDAR Ş. , Basoglu O. K.

SLEEP AND BREATHING, cilt.22, ss.1013-1020, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s11325-018-1621-y
  • Dergi Adı: SLEEP AND BREATHING
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1013-1020

Özet

Purpose Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common sleep disorder affecting health-related quality of life (QoL), and OSA severity is not a reliable indicator for QoL. The aim of this study was (1) to evaluate the impact of gender on QoL and (2) to identify the predictors of QoL in OSA patients.