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Evaluation of Polysomnographic Patterns with Reference to Various Treatment Modalities in the Management of Patients with Upper Airway Obstruction

Neelima Gupta, J. C. Suri, M. K. Sen, V. P. Venkatachalam

Citation Information : Gupta N, Suri JC, Sen MK, Venkatachalam VP. Evaluation of Polysomnographic Patterns with Reference to Various Treatment Modalities in the Management of Patients with Upper Airway Obstruction. Indian Sleep Med 2006; 1 (2):97-100.

DOI: 10.5005/ijsm-1-2-97

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2006

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2006; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Seventy five patients with symptoms and signs of upper airway obstruction and OSAS were studied. Clinical, endoscopic, radiological and polysomnographic examination were performed. An approriate surgical procedure to correct the upper airway obstruction was performed. All patients were followed up for a period of 12 weeks, at the end of which a polysomnographic examination was repeated. The results of the study are discussed.


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