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Sleep Apnea Surgery

Surgery Options Exist to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 08.25.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

To answer the question if surgery really works for sleep apnea, we can say that if the goal is to decrease the cardiovascular risk, and improve the symptoms associated with the disease such as daytime sleepiness, snoring severity, and poor sleep quality, there is convincing evidence showing good results for each one of these problems.

Do Sleep Apnea Patients Need Special Care After Surgery?

Posted 08.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 06/19/2013 05:09 PM EDT on LiveScience People with sleep apnea may be at increased ris...