THERAPEUTICS AND CLINICAL RISK MANAGEMENT, vol.11, pp.589-594, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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THERAPEUTICS AND CLINICAL RISK MANAGEMENT
copeptin, obstructive sleep apnea, predictor, inflammation, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, TERMINAL PROVASOPRESSIN COPEPTIN, PROGNOSTIC MARKER, INTERLEUKIN-6, INFLAMMATION, PRECURSOR, RISK, MEN
Introduction: Copeptin which is the C-terminal fragment of antidiuretic hormone (ADH), is a biomarker that has been reported to be increased in various cardiovascular disorders, cerebrovascular diseases and associated with prognosis. Patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) have a tendency to develop coronary and cerebral atherosclerotic diseases.