Effect of semi-rapid maxillary expansion in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: 5-month follow-up study

Hoxha S., Kaya-Sezginer E., Bakar-Ates F., KÖKTÜRK O. , TOYGAR MEMİKOĞLU U.

SLEEP AND BREATHING, vol.22, no.4, pp.1053-1061, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11325-018-1636-4
  • Title of Journal : SLEEP AND BREATHING
  • Page Numbers: pp.1053-1061
  • Keywords: Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, Proteins, Semi-rapid maxillary expansion, Sleep test, Uric acid, ACID-BINDING PROTEIN, GEL-SOL TRANSFORMATION, URIC-ACID, INFLAMMATION, GELSOLIN, IDENTIFICATION, ADOLESCENTS, EXPRESSION, EFFICACY, INJURY


C Background The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of semi-rapid maxillary expansion (SRME) orthodontic treatment on biomarkers and respiratory parameters in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and maxillary transverse deficiency.