Journal of Clinical and Preventive Cardiology

BRIEF REVIEW
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 25--28

Hypertension and sleep apnea: The Deadly Duo


Navneet Wadhwa1, Neeraj Tewari2 
1 AUW Global, New Delhi, India
2 Medicare, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Navneet Wadhwa
Physician Scientist, AUW Global, New Delhi
India

Obstructive Sleep Apnea is one of the most common cause of the secondary cause of consistent raised blood pressure. Evidence, consistently demonstrates that sleep apnea is a major modifiable risk factor of hypertension. Resistant hypertension has a strong correlation with OSA. There needs to be a strong emphasis for the effective therapeutic strategies to simultaneously improve the management of OSA and hypertension.


How to cite this article:
Wadhwa N, Tewari N. Hypertension and sleep apnea: The Deadly Duo.J Clin Prev Cardiol 2016;5:25-28


How to cite this URL:
Wadhwa N, Tewari N. Hypertension and sleep apnea: The Deadly Duo. J Clin Prev Cardiol [serial online] 2016 [cited 2020 Dec 2 ];5:25-28
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