AGD2017 Las Vegas
L112: Cardiovascular Consequences of Obstructed Airway Sleep

Subject: 160 - Sleep Apnea & Appliance Therapy
Credits: 1 (Lecture)
Thursday, July 13: 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Audience:D, A, ST, R
Fee: $20
Location: Pool Level, Forum 12 & 13

Speaker Bio: Bellevue, WA; private practice; University of California, LA; Editor-in-chief, Dental Sleep Practice Magazine

Description: What is widely known is that having obstructive sleep apnea increases a persons chance of having hypertension and a heart attack. This talk will explore the connection, as well as discuss the mechanism of effect and the latest research tying the two medical conditions together.

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