Evaluation of Antihypertensive Drugs in OSA Patients (ADOSA)
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This prospective cohort study aimed to assess the phenotypic characteristics of OSA patients and their pattern of antihypertensive drugs consumption. The investigators also aimed to investigate a hypothetical association between ongoing anti-hypertensive regimen and Blood pressure control rates in these patients. Additionally, the investigators were also interested in trying to understand if the control of OSA may be influenced by the use of different classes of anti-hypertensive drugs.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Consecutive patients, male and women, aged above 18 years, that attended a first visit at CHLN Hospital Sleep Unit, located in Lisbon, were enrolled.
aged above 18 years, that attended a first visit at CHLN Hospital Sleep Unit were enrolled
severe psychiatric disease or inability to understand the information required for an informed consent.