The role of oral appliances in treating obstructive sleep apnea.

@article{Mohsenin2003TheRO,
  title={The role of oral appliances in treating obstructive sleep apnea.},
  author={Neda Mohsenin and Mina T Mostofi and Vahid Mohsenin},
  journal={Journal of the American Dental Association},
  year={2003},
  volume={134 4},
  pages={
          442-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND Sleep-related breathing disorders are common and often are associated with vascular complications such as arterial hypertension, coronary heart disease and stroke. The most widely studied form of these disorders is obstructive sleep apnea. Patients usually are diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea years after the onset of symptoms, which generally are nonspecific and include excessive daytime sleepiness, chronic fatigue and habitual snoring. The risk factors for sleep apnea are… CONTINUE READING
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