Undiagnosed sleep apnoea syndrome in patients with acute myocardial infarction: potential importance of the STOP-BANG screening tool for clinical practice

Int J Cardiol. 2012 Mar 8;155(2):342-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2011.12.043. Epub 2012 Jan 10.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome / epidemiology*
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mass Screening / statistics & numerical data
  • Middle Aged
  • Myocardial Infarction / epidemiology*
  • Risk Factors
  • Sleep Apnea Syndromes / diagnosis*
  • Sleep Apnea Syndromes / epidemiology*