How can we improve mask ventilation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea during anesthesia induction?
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KeywordsObstructive Sleep Apnea Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patient Difficult Airway Anesthesia Induction
This work was carried out in the Department of Anesthesiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University and was supported by grant-in-aid No. 24390363 from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
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