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With Mandibular Advancement Splint Patients Better Tolerate Positive Airway Pressure


June 15, 2011
by ken

From Medical News Today – June 14, 2011

According to new research that was presented Saturday, June 11, at the 20th Anniversary 

The Cycle of Obstructive Sleep Apnea - OSA

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Meeting of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM), the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI) in patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea OSA,,) was more improved by a combination treatment of a mandibular advancement splint (MAS) and positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy than by continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy alone. 

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