Glaucoma Sleep Apnea

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Glaucoma Sleep Apnea

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Glaucoma Sleep Apnea" returned 3 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Prevalence of glaucoma in patients with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea: ocular morbidity and outcomes in a 3 year follow-up study.
 

Author(s): S P Hashim, F A Al Mansouri, M Farouk, A A Al Hashemi, R Singh

Journal: Eye (Lond). 2014 Nov;28(11):1304-9.

 

This study was conducted to investigate the prevalence and progression of glaucoma in patients receiving treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). We also investigated whether there is an association between severity of OSA and the incidence of glaucoma.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Normal-tension glaucoma and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a prospective study.
 

Author(s): Gorkem Bilgin

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Today, identified risk factors for normal-tension glaucoma (NTG) include abnormal ocular blood flow, abnormal blood coagulation, systemic hypotension, ischemic vascular disorders, and autoimmune diseases. However, pathogenesis of the condition remains unclear. On the other hand, there ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Glaucoma and sleep apnea syndrome].
 

Author(s): E Blumen-Ohana, M Blumen, F Aptel, J P Nordmann

Journal: J Fr Ophtalmol. 2011 Jun;34(6):396-9.

 

Glaucomatous optic neuropathy is multifactorial, with currently one known and modifiable risk factor, with good results on the prognosis and intraocular pressure. Nevertheless, some patients may experience progression of their neuropathy even though their intraocular pressure seems ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Glaucoma Sleep Apnea" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between glaucoma and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a meta-analysis and systematic review.
 

Author(s): Yuhua Shi, Panpan Liu, Jian Guan, Yan Lu, Kaiming Su

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Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a common disease that increases the risk of diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. However, studies of an association between OSAS and glaucoma neuropathy have reported controversial findings.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

PAIR Study-PAP And IOP Relationship: Study 2
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Obstructive Sleep Apnoea; Primary Open-angle Glaucoma

 

Last Updated: 25 May 2017

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PAIR Study-PAP And IOP Relationship: Study 1
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Obstructive Sleep Apnoea; Primary Open Angle Glaucoma

 

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2017

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