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Epiglottis structure

Known as: Epiglottis, Cartilage, Epiglottic, Cartilages, Epiglottic 
A thin leaf-shaped cartilage that is covered with LARYNGEAL MUCOSA and situated posterior to the root of the tongue and HYOID BONE. During swallowing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
STUDY OBJECTIVES To study the possible predictive value of drug-induced sleep endoscopy (DISE) in assessing therapeutic response… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Recent insights into sleep apnoea pathogenesis reveal that a low respiratory arousal threshold (awaken easily) is important for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundIn a previous pooled analysis of 12 double-blind clinical studies that included data on 6,139 patients with type 2… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Aging increases vulnerability to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), but the underlying mechanisms remain unclear. Recent… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Hydrogen peroxide is an oxidising agent that is used in a number of household products, including general-purpose disinfectants… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To develop a sensitive, specific scale for quantifying functional dysphagia in stroke patients, using results obtained… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The purpose of this study was to measure changes in the airway cross-sectional area of pediatric patients with micrognathia and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The partial horizontal supracricoid laryngectomy with cricohyoidopexy consists of resection of the whole thyroid cartilage and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Difficult intubation has been classified into four grades, according to the view obtainable at laryngoscopy. Frequency analysis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In a previous article we described the detailed tissue distribution of MHC class I antigens. In this study, we have used a… Expand
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