- Meta-analysis: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Improves Insulin Resistance in Patients with Sleep Apnea without DiabetesImran H Iftikhar
1 Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina and
Ann Am Thorac Soc 10:115-20. 2013..Further research and RCTs are warranted involving a larger number of patients and longer treatment periods to determine the beneficial effects of CPAP on IR...
- Effect of oral appliances on blood pressure in obstructive sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysisImran H Iftikhar
University of South Carolina, School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 9:165-74. 2013..Oral appliance (OA) therapy is an important alternative therapy to CPAP for patients with mild to moderate OSA...
- Effect of continuous positive airway pressure on hemoglobin A(1c) in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a systematic review and meta-analysisImran H Iftikhar
School of Medicine, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
Lung 190:605-11. 2012..The meta-analysis presented here was conducted to include all relevant observational studies and RCTs on the effect of CPAP on HbA(1c)...