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    • Class II correction improves nocturnal breathing in adolescents 

      Schuetza, Teresa Cristina Barros [UNIFESP]; Dominguez, Gladys Cristina [UNIFESP]; Pradella-Hallinan, Márcia Lurdes de Cássia [UNIFESP]; Cunha, Thays Crosara Abrahao [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP] (E H Angle Education Research Foundation, Inc, 2011-03-01)
      Objective: To examine modifications in sleep pattern and in craniofacial morphology of adolescents with mandibular retrognathism.Materials and Methods: Sixteen subjects at maximum pubertal growth (12.6 years [+/- 11.5 ...

    • Effectiveness of Maxillomandibular advancement (MMA) surgery in sleep apnea treatment: Case report 

      Ferraz, Otavio [UNIFESP]; Guimaraes, Thais M. [UNIFESP]; Rossi, Rowdley R. [UNIFESP]; Cunali, Paulo A. [UNIFESP]; Dal Fabbro, Cibele [UNIFESP]; Chaves, Cauby M. [UNIFESP]; Maluly, Milton [UNIFESP]; Bittencourt, Lia [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP] (Elsevier Science Bv, 2016)
      Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is characterized by episodes of pharyngeal collapse during sleep. Craniofacial alterations such as retrognathia are often found in OSA patients. Maxillomandibular advancement (MMA) surgeries ...