Posts Tagged ‘obstructive sleep apnea

Since to our knowledge diis technology had not been used previously in the tissues of the upper airway, die investigation was limited to nonobese, healthy patients with snoring, upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS), or mild OS AS. This selection criteria was to minimize the potential adverse effects or risks of this procedure that might include […]

This investigation evaluates the effects of radiofrequency energy (RFe) to the palate in human subjects with mild sleep-disordered breathing (SDB). In the past, the RFe ablation of soft tissues has been applied successfully to humans by specialists in the fields of neurology, cardiology, oncology, and urology. We have previously reported on the application of this […]