Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Associated with Atrial Fibrillation after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft: Presented at Vascular 2013
Obstructive sleep apnoea can have many serious medical consequences. One of these consequences is heart disease. The presence of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is predictive of post-procedural atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients who undergo coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG), according to results of a prospective investigation presented at Vascular 2013. Patients with high-risk OSA were almost twice as likely as patients with low-risk OSA to develop AF post-CABG.
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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS
Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.
The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.
Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.
The Somnowell mandibular advancement appliance is also recommended by:
- Sleep Centres
- ENT Surgeons, Sleep Physicians, Respiratory, Physicians
- Orthodontists, Dentists
- General Medical Practitioners