Allison Zweerink

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OBJECTIVE To review longitudinal polysomnography data to assess sleep-related disordered breathing (SRDB) before and up to 2 years after initiation of growth hormone (GH) therapy in children with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). STUDY DESIGN This was a retrospective review of systematic polysomnography evaluations performed in children with PWS before and at(More)
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS To examine outcomes following midline posterior glossectomy (MPG) plus lingual tonsillectomy (LT) for the treatment of significant obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children with Down syndrome (DS). METHODS Patients with DS who had persistent OSA following tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy (TA) and were relatively intolerant of positive(More)
OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS To investigate the utility of a brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in children with sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), classified as isolated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in the absence of adenotonsillar hypertrophy, persistent OSA following adenotonsillectomy, isolated central sleep apnea (CSA) of unclear etiology, OSA with(More)
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