Nocturia in sleep-disordered breathing

Oztura I., Kaynak D., Kaynak H. C.

SLEEP MEDICINE, vol.7, no.4, pp.362-367, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.sleep.2005.10.004
  • Journal Name: SLEEP MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.362-367
  • Keywords: nocturia, sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), respiratory disturbance index (RDI), apnea-hypopnea index (AHI), respiratory effort index (REI), body mass index (BMI), APNEA SYNDROME, SYMPTOM, INCONTINENCE, ASSOCIATION, RESISTANCE, FREQUENCY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No


Background and purpose: Nocturia is a common complaint in sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), but there is no study demonstrating the prevalence and frequency of nocturnal urination in a large number of SDB patients. To determine the prevalence and frequency of nocturnal urination among patients with SDB of different severities and to discover the factors related to nocturia.