Post surgery cardiovascular risk doubles with sleep apnea

Published May 14, 2019 0 Plays

Rumble / Trending NewsAccording to UPI, sleep apnea has already been associated with higher cardiovascular risk.
However, new findings show but condition may also drastically increase death risk for people undergoing a surgical procedure.
Canadian researchers found people with severe obstructive sleep apnea have a 50 percent higher risk of dying 30 days after major surgery.
Heart-related postoperative complications was 50 percent higher in patients with sleep apnea compared to those without sleep apnea.