Effect of adenoidectomy and/or tonsillectomy on cardiac functions in children with obstructive sleep apnea


Ugur M. B. , Dogan S. M. , Sogut A. , Uzun L., Cinar F., Altin R., ...Daha Fazla

ORL-JOURNAL FOR OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY AND ITS RELATED SPECIALTIES, cilt.70, ss.202-208, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 70 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1159/000124295
  • Dergi Adı: ORL-JOURNAL FOR OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY AND ITS RELATED SPECIALTIES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.202-208

Özet

Background/Aims: We aimed to determine the effects of adenoidectomy and/or tonsillectomy (AT) on cardiac functions in children with adenoid and/or tonsillary hypertrophy and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) by using echocardiography with tissue Doppler imaging facility (TDI).