upper airway obstruction

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  • Determination of the appropriate sizes of oropharyngeal airways in adults: correlation with external facial measurements: A randomised crossover study.
  • Kim HJ1, Kim SH, Min NH, Park WK.
  • European journal of anaesthesiology.Eur J Anaesthesiol.2016 Dec;33(12):936-942.
  • BACKGROUND: Two external facial measurements have been recommended as reference criteria for estimating appropriate oropharyngeal airway sizes: the distances between the maxillary incisors to the angle of the mandible, and that from the corner of the mouth to the angle of the mandible.OBJECTIVE: To
  • PMID 26908003
  • Recent advances in the diagnosis and management of obstructive sleep apnea.
  • Vianello A1, Bisogni V, Rinaldo C, Gallan F, Maiolino G, Braccioni F, Guarda-Nardini L, Molena B, Rossi GP, Marchese-Ragona R; Padova Sleep Apnea Study Group.
  • Minerva medica.Minerva Med.2016 Dec;107(6):437-451. Epub 2016 Sep 13.
  • Affecting a large number of middle-aged, frequently overweight subjects, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most common sleep related breathing disorder. Partial or complete upper airway (UA) collapse during sleep causing repeated apneic episodes, which is the leading pathophysiological mechanism
  • PMID 27625198



upper airway obstruction (UAO), any abnormal condition of the mouth, nose, or larynx that interferes with breathing when the rest of the respiratory system is functioning normally. up·per air·way ob·struc·tion (ŭp'ĕr ār'wā ŏb-strŭk'shŭn)
388 37 Upper Airway Obstruction Jos´e C. Yataco, MD Atul C. Mehta, MD Critical Care Pearls • Upper airway obstruction (UAO) is a life-threatening emergency that requires prompt diagnosis and treatment. • Severe UAO can be ...






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upper part

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「the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction」

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「any structure that makes progress difficult」
obstructor, obstructer, impediment, impedimenta

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