Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular mortality; however the link with cerebral small-vessel disease remains to be elucidated. The retina offers an in-vivo assessment of microvascular end-organ damage to the cerebral circulation in OSA. Our study examined the relationship between OSA severity and retinal vascular caliber.
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NANOS Annual Meeting 2017: Applications of Advanced Retinal Vascular Imaging in Neuro-Ophthalmology
Jessica Tong, Irene Yue, Stuart Graham, Claude Farah
Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
2017 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting