Consensus statements

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) has produced a series of consensus statements on issues related to the care, management and prevention of diabetes.

IDF Consensus Statement on Sleep Apnoea and Type 2 Diabetes

Last update: 05/04/2017

Research demonstrates the likelihood of a relationship between type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), the most common form of sleep disordered breathing. The IDF consensus statement on sleep apnoea and type 2 diabetes aims to raise awareness of the association between the two conditions, which have significant implications on public health and on the lives of individuals.

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