Diagnosis and Management of Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Pediatrics-2012_OSA+Related+Guidelines 70% OBJECTIVES: This revised clinical practice guideline, intended for use by primary care clinicians, provides recommendations for the diagno- sis and management of the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in children and adolescents. This practice guideline focuses on uncom- plicated childhood OSAS, that is, OSAS associated with adenotonsillar hypertrophy and/or obesity in an otherwise […]

Pediatric OSA Symposium

2nd Annual Meeting of the Minds, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center Bridging the Gap Between Dentistry and Medicine Whether you are new to this eld or an expert, whether you are a dentist or physician, whether a clinician or academic you need to attend this symposium. Learn the di erences in diagnosis and […]

Pediatric Dentofacial Orthopedics – Airway-Friendly Orthodontics

  Pediatric Dentofacial Orthopedics – Airway-Friendly Orthodontics   The pediatric clinician must know about transverse dimension and structural relationships. Functional deviations benefit from facial orthopedics to resolve jaw/arch width discrepancies and Class II/Class III imbalances. The younger a patient receives maxillary or mandibular orthopedic growth modification, the more the jaws and pediatric airway reveal significant […]