Comorbidities of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB)

Research continues on the risks created by and associated with sleep apnoea. Sleep apnoea is often left undiagnosed and untreated. 

Sleep apnoea and heart failure

A significant number of heart failure patients also experience sleep disordered breathing (SDB). Find out how treating your patients’ breathing condition can improve their overall health.

SDB and hypertension

If your patient has sleep disordered breathing (SDB), their risk of becoming hypertensive increases. Find out how treating your patients’ breathing condition can improve their overall health.

SDB and stroke

If your patient has had a stroke, they might also have developed sleep disordered breathing (SDB)—which might be undiagnosed. Find out how treating your patients’ breathing condition can improve their overall health.

SDB and type 2 diabetes

The association between type 2 diabetes and sleep apnoea has been widely researched. Find out why the IDF recommends routine two way screening in sleep disordered breathing (SDB) and type 2 diabetes patients

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