Factors Influencing Sleep Time With Oxygen Saturation Below 90% in Sleep-Disordered Breathing

Bostanci A., TURHAN M., Bozkurt S.

LARYNGOSCOPE, vol.125, no.4, pp.1008-1012, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 125 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/lary.24942
  • Journal Name: LARYNGOSCOPE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1008-1012
  • Keywords: Obstructive sleep apnea, sleep time with oxygen saturation below 90%, hypoxia, APNEA-HYPOPNEA INDEX, INTERMITTENT HYPOXIA, OXIDATIVE STRESS, ANATOMY, RESPONSES, AIRWAY, RISK
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives/HypothesisTo determine factors influencing sleep time with oxygen saturation below 90% (ST90) in a population referred to a tertiary sleep center for assessment of possible sleep-disordered breathing (SDB).