Transpalatal advancement pharyngoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: results and analysis of failures.

OBJECTIVE To assess the polysomnographic outcomes of patients with obstructive sleep apnea undergoing transpalatal advancement pharyngoplasty for retropalatal collapse and to compare responders with nonresponders to surgery. DESIGN Retrospective medical record review. SETTING Tertiary referral teaching hospital and private practice. PATIENTS Sixty… CONTINUE READING