Properties of tissues surrounding the upper airway.

Abstract

The pathogenesis of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) remains unknown. However, we are beginning to understand the mechanisms leading to sleep apnea by evaluating the structure and function of the upper airway (UA) and the surrounding soft-tissue structures using sophisticated magnetic-resonance-imaging techniques. Knowledge of the morphology and mechanical… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

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

Slides referencing similar topics