Oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea: Long-term adherence and patients' experiences


SAĞLAM AYDINATAY B. , TANER T.

MEDICINA ORAL PATOLOGIA ORAL Y CIRUGIA BUCAL, cilt.23, sa.1, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4317/medoral.22158
  • Dergi Adı: MEDICINA ORAL PATOLOGIA ORAL Y CIRUGIA BUCAL

Özet

Background: Despite the advances in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with mandibular advancement appliances (MAA), their effectiveness is dependent on the patients' compliance. Our aims were to evaluate the long-term adherence to MAA therapy and patients' experiences of the treatment in OSA.