TITLE

Is sleep dentistry the next big thing?

AUTHOR(S)
Allbeury, Joseph
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Australasian Dental Practice;Jan/Feb2008, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of SomnoMed Ltd. in advancing technology for sleep dentistry. SomnoMed manufactures the custom-made mandibular advancement splints (MAS) which alleviates the cause of loud snoring. The entry also notes that compliance is still an issue for the continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine, which is used for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). SomnoMed has successfully advocated the role of the dentist in the treatment of OSA to the medical community.
ACCESSION #
31725114

 

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