Changes in airway and hyoid position in response to mandibular protrusion in subjects with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA).

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This prospective clinical study examined the alterations in airway and hyoid position in response to mandibular advancement in subjects with mild and moderate obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). Pairs of supine lateral skull radiographs were obtained for 13 female and 45 male, dentate Caucasians. In the first film, the teeth were in maximal intercuspation… (More)

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@article{Battagel1999ChangesIA, title={Changes in airway and hyoid position in response to mandibular protrusion in subjects with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA).}, author={Joanna M Battagel and Amitpal S. Johal and P R L'Estrange and Christina Croft and Bhik T. Kotecha}, journal={European journal of orthodontics}, year={1999}, volume={21 4}, pages={363-76} }