F L Martinho

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obese obstructive sleep apnea patients with tonsil hypertrophy submitted to tonsillectomy
    F L Martinho
    Departamento de Otorrinolaringologia, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 39:1137-42. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic head and neck physical examination as a predictor of obstructive sleep apnea in class III obese patients
    F L Martinho
    Departamento de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia de Cabeça e Pescoço, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 41:1093-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of public and private obstructive sleep apnea clinics
    A I Zonato
    Disciplina de Medicina do Sono, Departamento de Psicobiologia, Instituto do Sono, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 37:69-76. 2004

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Obese obstructive sleep apnea patients with tonsil hypertrophy submitted to tonsillectomy
    F L Martinho
    Departamento de Otorrinolaringologia, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 39:1137-42. 2006
    ..This procedure could be eventually considered as an option of treatment for obese OSAHS patients with significant tonsil hypertrophy when continuous positive air pressure therapy is not possible as the first choice of treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Systematic head and neck physical examination as a predictor of obstructive sleep apnea in class III obese patients
    F L Martinho
    Departamento de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia de Cabeça e Pescoço, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 41:1093-7. 2008
    ..A larger neck circumference and soft tissue abnormalities of the UA were markers for both the presence and severity of OSAS. Conversely, no abnormalities in the facial skeleton were associated with OSAS in patients with morbid obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of public and private obstructive sleep apnea clinics
    A I Zonato
    Disciplina de Medicina do Sono, Departamento de Psicobiologia, Instituto do Sono, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 37:69-76. 2004
    ..Private patients look for a diagnosis earlier in the course of the disease than public patients, adhere more to follow-up, and abandon continuous positive airway pressure treatment less than public patients do...