Oropharyngeal collapse predicts treatment response with oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea.

Abstract

STUDY OBJECTIVES To examine whether primary oropharyngeal collapse of the upper airway during sleep predicts treatment success with oral appliance therapy in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. DESIGN Prospective physiologic study. SETTING Multidisciplinary sleep disorders clinic in a university teaching hospital. PATIENTS Twelve treatment-naïve… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics