Weight loss intervention through lifestyle modification or pharmacotherapy for obstructive sleep apnoea in adults

Marzieh Hosseini Araghi, Yen Fu Chen, Alison Jagielski, Sopna Mannan Choudhury, Dev Banerjee, G. Neil Thomas, Shahrad Taheri

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To assess the effects of non-surgical weight loss interventions through lifestyle modification or pharmacotherapy as a treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). The review aims to test the hypothesis that OSA indices (and symptoms) would be favourably modified by non-surgical weight loss interventions in obese patients with OSA.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberCD010281
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 4 Jul 2016
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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