Effect of Sleep Apnea and Hypertension on Cognitive Decline

A special issue of Journal of Clinical Medicine (ISSN 2077-0383). This special issue belongs to the section "Cardiology".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 May 2021) | Viewed by 272

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Department of Biomedical Sciences, Chubu University Graduate School of Life and Health Sciences, Aichi, Japan
Interests: cardiovascular disease (heart failure, cardiac function), cognitive function (brain function), sleep disorder; exercise; hypertension; sleep apnea; insomnia; dementia; autonomic activity; drowsy driving

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Untreated obstructive sleep apnea is associated with cardiovascular disease and cognitive decline. Hypertension has been recognized as a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and dementia in midlife. Alterations in cardiac autonomic nervous function and endothelial dysfunction likely contribute to an increased risk of cardiovascular morbidity and cognitive decline.

Prof. Akiko Noda
Guest Editor

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Keywords

  • Sleep Apnea
  • Hypertension
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Dementia
  • Endothelial Dysfunction
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Heart Failure
  • Autonomic Activity

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