Three-dimensional upper airway changes with mandibular advancement device in patients with obstructive sleep apnea

American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial OrthopedicsShete CS, et al. | May 03, 2017

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This paper enlightens the role of a mandibular advancement device on airway changes in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Investigations represented that the mandibular advancement device increases the mean upper pharyngeal airway volume in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. And this increase in volume appeared to be related to increased oxygen saturation.

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