Upper airway obstruction and raised intracranial pressure in children with craniosynostosis.

@article{Gonsalez1997UpperAO,
  title={Upper airway obstruction and raised intracranial pressure in children with craniosynostosis.},
  author={Sonia Gonsalez and Richard Hayward and Blanding Jones and Roderick Lane},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={1997},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={367-75}
}
In children with craniosynostosis, raised intracranial pressure (ICP) and upper airway obstruction (UAO) are both common features. However, potential interactions between UAO and ICP during sleep are poorly understood. The aim of the present study was to compare the levels of ICP during sleep between a group of patients with syndromic craniosynostosis (with facial involvement and consequent UAO) and a group of control patients with isolated unicoronal synostosis (with no facial involvement and… CONTINUE READING
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