Four cases of obstructive sleep apnea associated with treatment-resistant mania. Academic Article Case Study uri icon

start page

  • 156

end page

  • 158

abstract

  • The authors describe four cases in which obstructive sleep apnea complicated the course and treatment of mania. An association between weight gain, obstructive sleep apnea, and lithium treatment is also illustrated.

date/time value

  • April 1991

PubMed Identifier

  • 2016247

volume

  • 52

number

  • 4

keywords

  • Adult
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Clonazepam
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Hospitalization
  • Humans
  • Lithium
  • Middle Aged
  • Patient Compliance
  • Perphenazine
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Sleep Apnea Syndromes
  • Valproic Acid
  • Weight Gain