[Hyoid suspension with repose system combined with UPPP in severe OSAHS patients: short-term results].

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OBJECTIVE To explore the effect of a comprehensive surgical approach of hyoid suspension with Repose system plus uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP) on the treatment of severe obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS). METHOD Twelve patients with severe OSAHS (AHI > 40) diagnosed by polysomnography, were determined for the obstruction in both the… (More)

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@article{Sheng2007HyoidSW, title={[Hyoid suspension with repose system combined with UPPP in severe OSAHS patients: short-term results].}, author={Jianfei Sheng and Zhihong Luo and Yonggang Kong and Yang Jiang}, journal={Lin chuang er bi yan hou tou jing wai ke za zhi = Journal of clinical otorhinolaryngology, head, and neck surgery}, year={2007}, volume={21 24}, pages={1127-8} }