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Oral appliances for the management of snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea.

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BACKGROUND: Although oral appliances are effective in some patients with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), they are not universally effective. A novel anterior mandibular positioner (AMP) has been developed with an adjustable hinge that allows progressive advancement of the mandible. The objective of this prospective crossover study was to compare efficacy, side effects, patient compliance, and preference between AMP and nasal continuous positive airway pressure (nCPAP) in patients with symptom...

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10.1136/thx.53.2008.s58

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Journal:
Thorax
Volume:
53 Suppl 2
Issue:
SUPPL. 2
Pages:
S58-S64
Publication date:
1998-08-05
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EISSN:
1468-3296
ISSN:
0040-6376
URN:
uuid:b3e29b18-d6dc-4b43-93d1-a8c2eee6b1c5
Source identifiers:
9479
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pubs:9479

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