Persistent, Post-adenotonsillectomy Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children

Publication Date: February 1, 2024

Key Points

Key Points

  • Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most common sleep-related breathing disorder.
  • While adenotonsillectomy (AT) is first-line management for pediatric OSA, up to 40% of children may have persistent OSA

Treatment

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