Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea / Edition 2

Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea / Edition 2

by David N. F. Fairbanks

ISBN-10: 0781701961

ISBN-13: 9780781701969

Pub. Date: 01/01/1994

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Table of Contents

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1Snoring: An Overview with Historical Perspectives1
2Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Diagnosis by History, Physical Examination, and Special Studies17
3Cardiopulmonary and Neurological Consequences of Obstructive Sleep Apnea31
4Disorders of Excessive Sleepiness45
5Nonsurgical Management of Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea57
6Pharyngeal Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring77
7Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty: Variations97
8Limitations, Pitfalls, and Risk Management in Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty147
9Laser Midline Glossectomy and Lingualplasty for Obstructive Sleep Apnea163
10Tracheostomy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Indications and Techniques169
11The Nose and Its Impact on Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea179
12The Hypopharynx: Upper Airway Reconstruction in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome193
13Anesthesia for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients: Risks, Precautions, and Management211
14Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children219
15Oral Devices for the Management of Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea229
16Challenges and Future Trends in the Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea243
Subject Index247

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