Role of Orthodontics in Obstructive Sleep Apnea- A Literature Review

Authors

  • P. X. Anila Xavie Junior Resident, Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • K. Zainap Shariffa Junior Resident, Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • Edward Chi Chen Ma Junior Resident, Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • S. Vaishnavi Student, Department of Orthodontics, Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India
  • Vivekanandan Reader, Department of Orthodontics, Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, India

Keywords:

Nasal Obstruction, Obstructive sleep apnea, orthodontics, sleeping disorder, snoring

Abstract

Obstructive rest apnea (OSA) is a typical rest related breathing issue with significant impacts on the wellbeing and personal satisfaction of people experiencing it. Orthodontists ought to be very much aware of the side effects of this issue and adequately capable to perceive its signs and indications. Orthodontics is appropriate for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea patients because of their skill and information with respect to development and improvement of Oro-facial and dento-facial designs just as muscular, orthodontic and careful revision of the jaws and other supporting tissues. The point of this article is to give a standpoint to the fundamental job of orthodontists in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.

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Published

03-02-2022

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P. X. Anila Xavie, K. Zainap Shariffa, E. Chi Chen Ma, S. Vaishnavi, and Vivekanandan, “Role of Orthodontics in Obstructive Sleep Apnea- A Literature Review ”, IJRAMT, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 128–131, Feb. 2022, Accessed: Apr. 13, 2024. [Online]. Available: https://journals.ijramt.com/index.php/ijramt/article/view/1724

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