CPAP Vs Mandibular Advancement
|Figure 1. Airway without Treatment||Figure 2. Airway with CPAP|
|Figure 3. Airway without Treatment||Figure 4. Airway with Mandibular Advancement|
These pictures demonstrate that mandibular advancement can produce similar results to CPAP in properly selected patients.
Note: These pictures are obtained from different individuals. In both cases, there is a more dramatic increase in the width of the airway than in the depth of the airway.
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