Speaking at the 2019 ATS conference in Dallas, TX, USA, Babak Mokhlesi (University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA) discusses the link between obstructive sleep apnoea, insufficient sleep duration and type 2 diabetes; key findings of his study, and the implications for the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes.
1. What is the link between obstructive sleep apnoea, insufficient sleep duration and type 2 diabetes? (0:04)
2. What unmet needs are there currently in patients with type 2 diabetes/pre-diabetes with respect to obstructive sleep apnoea? (2:44)
Speaker disclosure: Babak Mokhlesi has nothing to disclose in relation to this video interview.
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Filmed at ATS 2019, Dallas, TX, USA, May 2019.
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