The authors note that a recent meta-analysis found that self-ratings were more consistent across studies than observer ratings in ASHD
studies and therefore, despite clinicians generally being viewed as having the greatest objectivity, one should not discount the findings of the participants.
Recognized cardiovascular complications of OSA and resultant pathology Recognized cardiovascular Resultant cardiac complications of OSA pathology Arterial stiffness ASHD
Hypertension LV dysfunction, stroke Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease Angina, AMI Cerebrovascular disease Stroke, cognitive decline Cardiac arrhythmia Sudden death, stroke Ventricular dysfunction Pulmonary edema, CHF Pulmonary hypertension Cor pulmonale ASHD
, atherosclerotic heart disease; LV, left ventricle; AMI, acute myocardial infarction; CHF, congestive heart failure.