Advertisement

The use of mandibular advancement devices in obstructive sleep apnea: a proven and effective therapy

  • Caetano Petrella
  • Milton Maluly
  • Monica L. Andersen
  • Sergio Tufik
Sleep and Breathing Physiology and Disorders • Letter to the Editors

Notes

Funding information

Our studies are supported by grants from the Associacao Fundo de Incentivo à Pesquisa (AFIP). MLA, ST, and HH are CNPq fellowship recipients.

Compliance with ethical standards

This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors. This article does not report research with human participants; thus, there is no consent declaration.

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

References

  1. 1.
    Tufik S, Santos-Silva R, Taddei JA, Bittencourt LR (2010) Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in the Sao Paulo Epidemiologic Sleep Study. Sleep Med 11(5):441–446CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    American Academy of Sleep Medicine (ed) (2014) International classification of sleep disorders, 3rd edn. American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Darien, ILGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Lavigne GJ, Rompré PH, Montplaisir JY (1996) Sleep bruxism: validity of clinical research diagnostic criteria in a controlled polysomnographic study. J Dent Res 75:546–552CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Silva ADL, Catão MHCV, Costa RO, Costa IRRS (2014) Multidisciplinary in sleep apnea: a literature review. Rev CEFAC 16(5):1621–1626CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Haddad FLM, Bittencourt LRA (2013) Recomendações para o Diagnóstico e Tratamento da Síndrome da Apneia Obstrutiva do Sono no Adulto. Diretrizes Clínicas Associação Brasileira do Sono. São Paulo, Estação BrasilGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Caetano Petrella
    • 1
  • Milton Maluly
    • 1
  • Monica L. Andersen
    • 1
  • Sergio Tufik
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de PsicobiologiaUniversidade Federal de São Paulo/Escola Paulista de Medicina (UNIFESP/EPM)São PauloBrazil

Personalised recommendations