SLEEP AND BREATHING, vol.19, no.2, pp.547-552, 2015 (SCI-Expanded)
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SLEEP AND BREATHING
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Obstructive sleep apnea, Trace minerals, Heavy metals, Carotid intima-media thickness, PULMONARY ARTERIAL-HYPERTENSION, OXIDATIVE STRESS, IRON-DEFICIENCY, ELEMENTS, MARKERS, NUTRITION, COPPER
Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated:
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the serum levels of trace minerals and heavy metals in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients and to investigate whether there is a correlation between levels of trace minerals and demographic and biochemical variables.