Efficacy and compliance in treatment of sleep apnea with Herbst mandibular advancement splints (OHA version).

Abstract

The benefits of the Herbst thermoformed advancement splint in the treatment of obstructive breathing disorders during sleep have been assessed in numerous studies. Unfortunately, like all other mandibular advancement devices, patients fail to wear it regularly in the long-term. Injuries, discomfort or pain caused by errors in manufacture or adjustment are… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ortho.2013.02.008

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