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Characteristics of the patients before and after continuous positive airway pressure treatment

Before treatmentAfter treatmentp‐value
Age yrs47.7±8.7
Weight kg95.8±13.592.7±14.7*
BMI kg·m−233.7±3.932.6±4.0*
Morning Ps mmHg128.5±13.9130.4±13.9ns
Morning Pd mmHg83.5±7.782.7±8.3ns
  • Data are presented as mean±sd

  • BMI: body mass index

  • Ps: systolic blood pressure

  • Pd: diastolic blood pressure

  • ns: nonsignificant

  • *: p<0.05