Obesity does not modify the effect of continuous positive airway pressure on insulin resistance in adults with obstructive sleep apnoea

Victoria M Pak, David G Maislin, Brendan T. Keenan, Xiaofeng Guo, Ray Townsend, Bryndís Benediktsdóttir, Allan I. Pack, Þórarinn Gíslason, Samuel T. Kuna

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Abstract

This study found no evidence that obesity significantly modifies the effect of 4 months of CPAP treatment on HOMA-IR. Longer duration of CPAP treatment may be needed in order to reduce insulin resistance and determine whether obesity modifies the effect. https://bit.ly/3CtX7jZ.

Original languageEnglish
Article number00443-2022
JournalERJ Open Research
Volume9
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2023

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Support statement: This study was supported by grant P01-HL094307 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (principal investigator: A.I. Pack). Funding information for this article has been deposited with the Crossref Funder Registry.

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