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understanding nasal breathing the key to evaluating and treating sleep disordered breathing in adults and children

@inproceedings{Catalano2018understandingNB,
  title={understanding nasal breathing the key to evaluating and treating sleep disordered breathing in adults and children},
  author={P. Catalano and Md. and J. Walker},
  year={2018}
}
  • P. Catalano, Md., J. Walker
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Nasal breathing is a basic and critical function that we rarely think much about, and most would be quite surprised to learn how important and influential it is in growth and development, and a healthy productive life. Fundamentally speaking, nasal breathing provides us with a sense of smell, enhances oxygen absorption by our lungs (via nitric oxide production from the sinuses [1]), warms and humidifies the air we breathe before it reaches the lower airway, and helps filter impurities from the… CONTINUE READING
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