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The clinical efficacy of relocation pharyngoplasty to improve retropalatal circumferential narrowing in obstructive sleep apnea patients.

Heonjeong Oh, Hyung Gu Kim, Suyeon Pyo, Jeong-Yeon Ji, Hyunjun Woo, Minju Kim, Dong-Young Kim, Chae-Seo Rhee, Hyun Jik Kim,

Lateral pharyngeal wall appears to be a critical culprit of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) subjects and relocation pharyngoplasty has been expected to be a promising surgical option to correct retropalatal circumferential narrowing in OSA patients. The purpose of our study is to evaluate the therapeutic outcomes of relocation pharyngoplasty and ... Read more >>

Sci Rep (Scientific reports)
[2020, 10(1):2101]

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Evaluation and Management of Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome.

Anna C Bitners, Raanan Arens,

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a common pediatric disorder characterized by recurrent events of partial or complete upper airway obstruction during sleep which result in abnormal ventilation and sleep pattern. OSAS in children is associated with neurobehavioral deficits and cardiovascular morbidity which highlights the need for prompt recognition, diagnosis, ... Read more >>

Lung (Lung)
[2020, 198(2):257-270]

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Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy Trial for Snoring (PATS): protocol for a randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effect of adenotonsillectomy in treating mild obstructive sleep-disordered breathing.

Rui Wang, Jessie P Bakker, Ronald D Chervin, Susan L Garetz, Fauziya Hassan, Stacey L Ishman, Ron B Mitchell, Michael G Morrical, Syed K Naqvi, Jerilynn Radcliffe, Emily I Riggan, Carol L Rosen, Kristie Ross, Michael Rueschman, Ignacio E Tapia, H Gerry Taylor, David A Zopf, Susan Redline,

INTRODUCTION:Mild obstructive sleep-disordered breathing (oSDB), characterised by habitual snoring without frequent apnoeas and hypopnoeas on polysomnography, is prevalent in children and commonly treated with adenotonsillectomy (AT). However, the absence of high-level evidence addressing the role of AT in improving health and behavioural outcomes has contributed to significant geographical variations in ... Read more >>

BMJ Open (BMJ open)
[2020, 10(3):e033889]

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Titanium Snoreplasty- A New Surgical Technique.

Ahmad Daneshi, Hesam Jahandideh, Farideh Hosseinzadeh,

Introduction:Based on the previous data, among the general population aged between 30 and 60 years, snoring is observed in 44% and 28% of males and females, respectively. Therefore, it is important to treat snoring to reduce the disruption of the bed partner's sleep and the patients' own problems. This study ... Read more >>

Iran J Otorhinolaryngol (Iranian journal of otorhinolaryngology)
[2020, 32(108):29-34]

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Management of OSAS: The ELIBA® Device Can Help the Patient?

Eleonora Ortu, Davide Pietropaoli, Alessandra Mummolo, IAPNOR, Mario Giannoni, Annalisa Monaco,

Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is one of the most challenging diseases to treat in medicine. Here, the authors describe a case of OSAS treated with a lingual elevator of Balercia (ELIBA®). The patient, a forty-five-year-old Caucasian male, had a chief complaint of numerous episodes of nocturnal apnea. After several ... Read more >>

(Case Reports in Dentistry)
[2020, 2020:]

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Study design considerations for sleep-disordered breathing devices.

Eric A Mann, Srinivas Nandkumar, Nancy Addy, B Gail Demko, Neil S Freedman, M Boyd Gillespie, William Headapohl, Douglas B Kirsch, Barbara A Phillips, Ilene M Rosen, Logan D Schneider, Carl J Stepnowsky, Kathleen L Yaremchuk, Malvina B Eydelman,

None:In recent years, sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) has been recognized as a prevalent but under-diagnosed condition in adults and has prompted the need for new and better diagnostic and therapeutic options. To facilitate the development and availability of innovative, safe and effective SDB medical device technologies for patients in the United ... Read more >>

J Clin Sleep Med (Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM : Official Publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine)
[2020, 16(3):441-449]

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Lateral-Expansion Pharyngoplasty: Combined Technique for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome.

José Antonio Pinto, Luciana Balester Mello de Godoy, Heloisa Dos Santos Sobreira Nunes, Kelly Elia Abdo, Gabriella Spinola Jahic, André Freitas Cavallini, Gabriel Santos Freitas, Davi Knoll Ribeiro, Caue Duarte,

Introduction  Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a multifactorial disease characterized by episodes of partial or complete collapse during sleep of different regions of the upper airway. Surgery for OSAS evolved with the introduction of different techniques, considering new surgical concept of reconstruction of the upper airway. Objective  To retrospectively ... Read more >>

Int Arch Otorhinolaryngol (International archives of otorhinolaryngology)
[2020, 24(1):e107-e111]

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An innovative method for manufacturing the Tuebingen palatal plate for infants with Robin sequence.

Silvia Müller-Hagedorn, Jörg Arand, Thilo Scholz, Christian F Poets, Cornelia Wiechers,

BACKGROUND:Robin sequence (RS) is characterized by mandibular micro- and retrognathia, glossoptosis, upper airway obstruction and optionally a cleft palate. With an incidence of 1:8000, it belongs to the so-called rare diseases; 30-50% of patients have RS as part of a syndrome. A comparatively well-studied treatment option is the Tuebingen Palatal ... Read more >>

BMC Pediatr (BMC pediatrics)
[2020, 20(1):103]

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Remotely controlled mandibular positioning of oral appliance therapy during polysomnography and drug-induced sleep endoscopy compared with conventional subjective titration in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: protocol for a randomized crossover trial.

Marijke Dieltjens, Marc J Braem, Sara Op de Beeck, Anneclaire V M T Vroegop, Elahe Kazemeini, Eli Van de Perck, Jolien Beyers, Chloé Kastoer, Kristien Wouters, Marc Willemen, Johan A Verbraecken, Olivier M Vanderveken,

BACKGROUND:The amount of mandibular protrusion is a key factor in optimizing the efficacy of mandibular advancement device (MAD) therapy in an individual patient diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea. This process is called titration and is generally based on resolution of subjective symptoms like snoring and/or daytime sleepiness as a function ... Read more >>

Trials (Trials)
[2019, 20(1):615]

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Oral Appliances in Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

Marijke Dieltjens, Olivier Vanderveken,

Oral appliance therapy is increasingly prescribed as a non-invasive treatment option for patients diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea. The custom-made titratable mandibular advancement devices (MAD) are the recommended type of oral appliances. Mandibular advancement devices are efficacious in reducing the severity of obstructive sleep apnea, however, only to a lesser ... Read more >>

Healthcare (Basel) (Healthcare (Basel, Switzerland))
[2019, 7(4):]

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[Surgical therapy options in obstructive sleep apnoe and snoring].

Maren Just, Andreas Dietz,

The prevalence of mild obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adults is 20 %, of moderate to severe OSA about 6-7 %. The current gold standard for the treatment of moderate to severe OSA is the continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy. It is the most effective treatment modality, if there ... Read more >>

Laryngorhinootologie (Laryngo- rhino- otologie)
[2019, 98(9):638-650]

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Omalizumab as add-on therapy in a patient with severe asthma and OSA.

Giulia Scioscia, Enrico Buonamico, Maria Pia Foschino Barbaro, Donato Lacedonia, Roberto Sabato, Giovanna Elisiana Carpagnano,

Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) syndrome, the most frequent sleep-disordered breathing, is a comorbidity of asthma, whose prevalence covers about 49.5% of asthmatic adult patients. A 61-year-old female patient, affected by severe allergic asthma and obesity, started treatment with omalizumab and underwent polysomnography showing a severe OSA pattern (apnoea/hypopnoea index (AHI): ... Read more >>

Respirol Case Rep (Respirology case reports)
[2020, 8(2):e0518]

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Differences in patients derived from otolaryngology and other specialties with sleep apnea.

Constanza Salas, Jorge Dreyse, Andrea Contreras, Gonzalo Nazar, Constanza Astorquiza, Rodrigo Cabezon, Gonzalo Labarca, Jorge Jorquera,

BACKGROUND:Snoring is a main concern in patients who consult an otolaryngologist (ENT physicians) and patients who have cardiovascular comorbidities or excessive daytime sleepiness who usually consult with other specialists. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical differences in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) referred from ENT ... Read more >>

J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg (Journal of otolaryngology - head & neck surgery = Le Journal d'oto-rhino-laryngologie et de chirurgie cervico-faciale)
[2019, 48(1):53]

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Emerging Treatments Targeting the Genioglossus Muscle.

Olga Mediano, Sofia Romero-Peralta, Pilar Resano, Irene Cano-Pumarega, Manuel Sánchez-de-la-Torre, María Castillo-García, Ana Belén Martínez-Sánchez, Ana Ortigado, Francisco García-Río,

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is characterized by repetitive episodes of upper airway obstruction caused by a loss of upper airway dilator muscle tone during sleep and an inadequate compensatory response by these muscles in the context of an anatomically compromised airway. The genioglossus (GG) is the main upper airway dilator ... Read more >>

J Clin Med (Journal of clinical medicine)
[2019, 8(10):]

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Remotely controlled mandibular positioning of oral appliance therapy during polysomnography and drug-induced sleep endoscopy compared with conventional subjective titration in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: protocol for a randomized crossover trial

Marijke Dieltjens, Marc BRAEM, Sara Beeck, Anneclaire VROEGOP, Elahe KAZEMEINI, Jolien BEYERS, Chloé KASTOER, Kristien WOUTERS, Marc WILLEMEN, Johan VERBRAECKEN, Olivier VANDERVEKEN,

<title>Abstract</title> <p> Background The amount of mandibular protrusion is a key factor in optimizing the efficacy of mandibular advancement device (MAD) therapy in the individual patient diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This process is called titration and is generally based on resolution of subjective symptoms like snoring ... Read more >>

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Sleep disordered breathing in Marfan syndrome: Value of standard screening questionnaires.

Mudiaga O Sowho, Susheel Patil, Hartmut Schneider, Gretchen MacCarrick, Jason P Kirkness, Lisa F Wolfe, Laura Sterni, Peter A Cistulli, Enid R Neptune,

BACKGROUND:A high prevalence of sleep disordered breathing (SDB) has been reported in persons with Marfan syndrome (MFS), a single gene disorder of connective tissue resulting in premature death from aortic rupture. The burden of SDB and accompanying hemodynamic stress could warrant broad screening in this population. Our goal was to ... Read more >>

Mol Genet Genomic Med (Molecular genetics & genomic medicine)
[2020, 8(1):e1039]

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Development, validation and application of a 3D printed model depicting adenoid hypertrophy in comparison to a Nasoendoscopy.

Claudine Thereza-Bussolaro, Manuel Lagravère, Camila Pacheco-Pereira, Carlos Flores-Mir,

BACKGROUND:The exploration of tridimensional (3D) technology of computational tomography and the development of valid 3D printed models may improve the assessment of adenoid obstruction. The identification of an enlarged adenoid in childhood would streamline the referral of appropriately selected cases to an otolaryngologist, leading to early treatment of affected children ... Read more >>

Head Face Med (Head & face medicine)
[2020, 16(1):5]

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The Most Effective Amount of Forward Movement for Oral Appliances for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Systematic Review.

Yuki Sakamoto, Akifumi Furuhashi, Eri Komori, Hiroyuki Ishiyama, Daichi Hasebe, Kazumichi Sato, Hidemichi Yuasa,

This systematic review clarifies the amount of effective protrusion in mandibular advancement devices of oral appliances required for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The systematic review adhered to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis (PRISMA) guidelines. Review Manager 5 and GRADEpro were used to combine trials and analyze ... Read more >>

Int J Environ Res Public Health (International journal of environmental research and public health)
[2019, 16(18):]

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Otolaryngologists and the Early Diagnosis of Mucopolysaccharidoses: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Danielle de Araujo Torres, Anneliese Lopes Barth, Mariana Pires de Mello Valente, Paulo Pires de Mello, Dafne Dain Gandelman Horovitz,

Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) are a group of inborn errors of metabolism with an aggressive and usually fatal course. Therefore, early treatment is essential because the involvement of head and neck structures is almost always present in MPS. Our study aimed to retrospectively assess-via a chart review and a survey of caregivers-the ... Read more >>

Diagnostics (Basel) (Diagnostics (Basel, Switzerland))
[2019, 9(4):]

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Intensive Speech Therapy Programme Combined with a Speech Bulb Prosthesis in the Prosthodontic Rehabilitation of Velopharyngeal Dysfunction.

Nayana Paul, Cimmy Augustine, Urvashi A Sharma, Kumar Nishant, Shivangini Jyotsna,

Velopharyngeal insufficiency resulting from a defect in the soft palate, acquired or congenital, causes incomplete closure of the palatopharyngeal sphincter. An individual with such a defect suffers from multiple problems in eating, speaking, breathing, as well as psychological trauma, in society. This case report describes the rehabilitation of a patient ... Read more >>

Cureus (Cureus)
[2020, 12(2):e6951]

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Lipoma of the Larynx and Other Differential Diagnoses.

Lela Okromelidze, Erik H Middlebrooks, Alok A Bhatt,

Fatty lesions in the head and neck region are uncommon but can present in any subsite, including rarely the larynx. Most commonly, the fatty lesion is a benign lipoma and an incidental finding as in this case. However, the lesion must be differentiated from other fatty lesions such as liposarcoma, ... Read more >>

J Clin Imaging Sci (Journal of clinical imaging science)
[2019, 9:51]

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Sleep-related disorders in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus: current insights.

Michelle M Perfect,

Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is an autoimmune condition that results from destruction of beta cells in the pancreas. Several reviews have concluded that sleep contributes to poor glycemic control, diabetes management, and diabetes-related complications in individuals with T1DM and represents an untapped opportunity for intervention. However, at the current ... Read more >>

Nat Sci Sleep (Nature and science of sleep)
[2020, 12:101-123]

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Risk Factors for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in Children: State of the Art.

Giampiero Gulotta, Giannicola Iannella, Claudio Vicini, Antonella Polimeni, Antonio Greco, Marco de Vincentiis, Irene Claudia Visconti, Giuseppe Meccariello, Giovanni Cammaroto, Andrea De Vito, Riccardo Gobbi, Chiara Bellini, Elisabetta Firinu, Annalisa Pace, Andrea Colizza, Stefano Pelucchi, Giuseppe Magliulo,

The obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) represents only part of a large group of pathologies of variable entity called respiratory sleep disorders (RSD) which include simple snoring and increased upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS). Although the etiopathogenesis of adult OSAS is well known, many aspects of this syndrome in children ... Read more >>

Int J Environ Res Public Health (International journal of environmental research and public health)
[2019, 16(18):]

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Trans-oral robotic surgery versus coblation tongue base reduction for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome.

Wei-Che Lan, Wen-Dien Chang, Ming-Hsui Tsai, Yung-An Tsou,

Objectives:To compare the efficacy of trans-oral robotic surgery (TORS) with that of coblation assisted tongue base reduction surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS). Subjects and Methods:The medical charts were retrospectively reviewed for all OSAS patients admitted to one institution for surgical intervention between 2012 and 2017. We ... Read more >>

PeerJ (PeerJ)
[2019, 7:e7812]

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Acute Awake Fiberoptic Intubation in the ICU in a Patient with Limited Mouth Opening and Hypoxemic Acute Respiratory Failure.

Kjartan E Hannig, Rasmus W Hauritz, Christian Jessen, Anders M Grejs,

The incidence and survival of patients with head-and-neck cancer have been on the increase for decades. Following surgery or radiation therapy, complications such as difficult airways may evolve. These difficult airways may be unique and not manageable with conventional intubation methods as well as video laryngoscopes. Acute awake fiberoptic intubation ... Read more >>

Case Rep Anesthesiol (Case reports in anesthesiology)
[2019, 2019:6421910]

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