Role of Nose in Sleep-Disordered Breathing


Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) includes a wide range of breathing difficulties during sleep from primary snoring to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and its estimated prevalence is from 0.9% to 13% in children.1 Repeated partial (flow limitation, hypopnea) or complete (apnea) airway obstruction and increased respiratory effort are usually observed in… (More)