Snoring in 9- to 15-year-old children: risk factors and clinical relevance.

  title={Snoring in 9- to 15-year-old children: risk factors and clinical relevance.},
  author={Giuseppe Maria Corbo and Francesco Forastiere and Nera Agabiti and Riccardo Pistelli and Valerio Dell'orco and Carlo Alberto Perucci and Salvatore Valente},
  volume={108 5},
OBJECTIVE Our objective was to investigate the occurrence of snoring in a general population sample of children and to evaluate the association with anthropometric data and clinical findings of oropharynx and nasal airways. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted with children from primary and secondary schools in Civitavecchia and Viterbo in the Latium region in central Italy. The total sample of the survey included 2439 schoolchildren. A total of 2209 children who were ages 10 to 15… CONTINUE READING


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