CrossTalk proposal: Most of the cardiovascular consequences of OSA are due to increased sympathetic activity

J Physiol. 2012 Jun 15;590(12):2813-5; discussion 2823. doi: 10.1113/jphysiol.2012.229633.
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MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Blood Pressure / physiology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / complications
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology*
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure / methods
  • Humans
  • Rodentia
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive / complications*
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive / physiopathology
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive / therapy
  • Sympathetic Nervous System / physiopathology*
  • Up-Regulation