Canadian Respiratory Journal / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Hypertension in Adolescents: Effect on Neurobehavioral and Cognitive Functioning

Table 1

Participant demographic and blood pressure characteristics in hypertensive adolescents with and without OSA.

Hypertension with OSA Hypertension without OSA

Age (years)16.5 ± 0.316.1 ± 0.2 NS
Males, (%)18 (100) 20 (100)
BMI (kg/m2)25.9 ± 2.723.1 ± 1.5<0.05
24 h BP monitoring
 Day systolic BP (mm Hg)131 ± 3.5142 ± 3.2<0.05
 Day diastolic BP (mm Hg)72 ± 2.680 ± 2.1 NS
 Night systolic BP (mm Hg)138 ± 2.1115 ± 1.8<0.05
 Night diastolic BP (mm Hg)75 ± 1.563 ± 1.3<0.05

Data shown as (%) or mean ± standard error. Significant differences are indicated by bold print.
BMI: body mass index; BP: blood pressure.

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