1. The Sleep Apnea Cardiovascular Endpoints (SAVE) Trial: A Recap

    About the SAVE Trial The following is a link to the SAVE trial recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine. It is a negative results trial indicating that CPAP offers no statistically significant benefit to the group of CV disease patients studied. It is critically important to also read the editorial by Dr….

  2. Sleep Apnea May Raise Risks for Angioplasty Patients

    Source https://consumer.healthday.com/sleep-disorder-information-33/apnea-sleep-problems-news-624/sleep-apnea-may-raise-risks-for-angioplasty-patients-710991.html Research suggests that breathing disorder could exacerbate heart disease By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Scientists say they now have more evidence that sleep apnea might worsen heart disease. Sleep apnea leads to interrupted breathing during sleep. In their study, the researchers found that patients with the…

  3. Listen to this Great Podcast

    Source American Thoracic Society Click below: A Podcast of interest to the Cardiovascular Sleep Medicine Commmunity