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Publication Name World Journal of Experimental Medicine
Manuscript ID 14688
Country/Territory Greece
Received
2014-10-20 08:43
Peer-Review Started
2014-10-20 19:34
To Make the First Decision
2014-11-27 11:48
Return for Revision
2014-11-28 13:43
Revised
2014-12-28 04:50
Second Decision
2015-03-11 13:34
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2015-03-20 10:40
Articles in Press
2015-03-20 10:40
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Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2015-04-22 16:07
Publish the Manuscript Online
2015-05-21 14:15
ISSN 2220-315x (online)
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Category Medicine, Research and Experimental
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and cardiovascular disease: The influence of C-reactive protein
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Izolde Bouloukaki, Charalampos Mermigkis, Eleftherios M Kallergis, Violeta Moniaki, Eleni Mauroudi and Sophia E Schiza
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Sophia E Schiza, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Respiratory Medicine, Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Thoracic Medicine, University General Hospital, Medical School of the University of Crete, Rio, 71110 Heraklion, Crete, Greece. schiza@med.uoc.gr
Keywords Sleep apnea; Cardiovascular; C-reactive protein
Core Tip Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a common medical condition, associated with atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease (CVD). A number of studies suggest that inflammatory processes have emerged critical in the pathogenesis of CVD in OSAS. C-reactive protein (CRP) has been the most studied inflammatory protein to date and a frequently used marker to predict the occurrence of CVDs. Unfortunately, the question still remains if CRP is truly related to OSAS, as well as the clinical effect of any reduction after treatment of OSAS.
Publish Date 2015-05-21 14:15
Citation Bouloukaki I, Mermigkis C, Kallergis EM, Moniaki V, Mauroudi E, Schiza SE. Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and cardiovascular disease: The influence of C-reactive protein. World J Exp Med 2015; 5(2): 77-83
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2220-315X/full/v5/i2/77.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5493/wjem.v5.i2.77
Full Article (PDF) WJEM-5-77.pdf
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Manuscript File 14688-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 14688-Answering reviewers.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 14688-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 14688-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 14688-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 14688-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 14688-Scientific editor work list.pdf