Rationale and Design of the Turkish Sleep Apnea Database - TURKAPNE: A National, Multicenter, Observational, Prospective Cohort Study


PEKER Y., Basoglu Ö. K., Fırat H., URSAVAŞ A., ÖZSANCAK UĞURLU A., Kerget B., ...More

Turkish Thoracic Journal, vol.19, pp.136-140, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2018.18097
  • Journal Name: Turkish Thoracic Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.136-140
  • Keywords: Obstructive sleep apnea, clinical registry, quality of care, POSITIVE AIRWAY PRESSURE, CARDIOVASCULAR CONSEQUENCES, CONTROLLED-TRIAL, REM-SLEEP, ESADA, PREVALENCE, RISK, CPAP, HYPERTENSION, THERAPY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: The primary aim of The Turkish Sleep Apnea Database (TURKAPNE) study is to generate a cross-sectional nationwide database for defining the clinical and polysomnographic characteristics of the patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in Turkey.