Obstructive sleep apnea patients are likely to experience increased middle ear pressure from using a CPAP machine.
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Home sleep studies, automatic positive air pressure machines, varied surgical procedures spur physicians to explore non-traditonal options
Oral appliances may work better than CPAP for some patients
Experts agree that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the gold standard for management of obstructive sleep apnea.
When it comes to performing surgery for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), there are a variety of procedures that can be done, but otolaryngologists sometimes have personal preferences, and preferences can affect everything from how diagnoses are made to the type of surgery performed, often with similar end results.
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the standard first-line approach for moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea.