Journal of Pharmacy And Bioallied Sciences

DENTAL SCIENCE - REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2015  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 223--225

Mandibular advancement device for obstructive sleep apnea: An overview


S Raghavendra Jayesh, Wasim Manzoor Bhat 
 Department of Prosthodontics, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Bharath University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Wasim Manzoor Bhat
Department of Prosthodontics, Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Bharath University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
India

This paper presents an overview of mandibular advancement device (MAD). The primary purpose of MAD is to move the mandible forwards relative to maxilla in ordered to widen the airway to prevent to closure.


How to cite this article:
Jayesh S R, Bhat WM. Mandibular advancement device for obstructive sleep apnea: An overview.J Pharm Bioall Sci 2015;7:223-225


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Jayesh S R, Bhat WM. Mandibular advancement device for obstructive sleep apnea: An overview. J Pharm Bioall Sci [serial online] 2015 [cited 2021 Feb 27 ];7:223-225
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