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Volume 2015, Article ID 103686, 9 pages
Clinical Study

Prevalence and Diagnostic Approach to Sleep Apnea in Hemodialysis Patients: A Population Study

1Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
2Centre for Investigation and Research in Sleep (CIRS), University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV), 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
3Hemodialysis Unit, Northern Vaud Hospital, 1400 Yverdon, Switzerland
4Hemodialysis Unit, Broye Intercantonal Hospital, 1530 Payerne, Switzerland
5Hemodialysis Unit, EHC Hospital, 1110 Morges, Switzerland
6Hemodialysis Unit, Riviera Providence Hospital, 1800 Vevey, Switzerland
7Hemodialysis Unit, Cecil Clinic, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland

Received 17 March 2015; Accepted 16 June 2015

Academic Editor: Nikolaos Siafakas

Copyright © 2015 Valentina Forni Ogna et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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