Panelists at the Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting say options are abundant for hypopharyngeal collapse
Articles tagged with "OSA"
Panelists debate indications and pitfalls of drug-induced sleep endoscopy
An evaluation of a child with sleep-disordered breathing requires a careful assessment of symptoms as well as tonsil size
In children with DS, who have persistent OSA after T&A and lingual tonsil hypertrophy, LT significantly improved AHI, oAHI, and O2 saturation nadir
TORS BOT reduction decreases AHI and symptoms of sleepiness in adult patients with OSA
Selective nerve monitoring is able to identify the protruding and stiffening fibers of the hypoglossal nerve
What is the prevalence of residual obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children undergoing adenotonsillectomy (AT), and what are the risk factors for the condition? BOTTOM LINE The majority of children had improvement in OSA after AT. Teenagers, children with obesity or neurological disorder/developmental disability/craniofacial abnormalities, and severe OSA have a high risk of residual OSA. […]
Can a more comprehensive treatment plan be based on a growth curve of the pyriform aperture for patients with congenital nasal pyriform aperture stenosis (CNPAS)? Bottom Line The growth curve of the pyriform aperture in children with CNPAS can aid in treatment planning and predict clinical outcome, but the severity of clinical symptoms rather than […]
The clinical prediction model created for this study was found to be useful in identifying pediatric patients at high-risk for OSA among those with sleep disturbances
Most unanticipated admissions following ambulatory surgery in children are related to anesthesia, with otolaryngology procedures and obstructive sleep apnea among the most significant predictive factors for admission.