Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of mandibular posture on obstructive sleep apnea severity and the temporomandibular joint in patients fitted with an oral appliance
    Femanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sleep 25:507-13. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term sequellae of oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea patients: Part 2. Study-model analysis
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:205-13. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term compliance and side effects of oral appliances used for the treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:143-52. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Principles of oral appliance therapy for the management of snoring and sleep disordered breathing
    Fernanda R Almeida
    Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, 2199 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 21:413-20. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Long-term sequellae of oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea patients: Part 1. Cephalometric analysis
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:195-204. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Nasal pressure recordings to detect obstructive sleep apnea
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of British Columbia, 2199 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z3
    Sleep Breath 10:62-9. 2006
  7. pmc Effect of a titration polysomnogram on treatment success with a mandibular repositioning appliance
    Fernanda R Almeida
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:198-204. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of responders and nonresponders to oral appliance therapy for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Ryo Otsuka
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:222-9. 2006

Collaborators

  • Ryo Otsuka
  • Sergio Tufik
  • Kathleen A Ferguson
  • Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
  • Alan A Lowe
  • Satoru Tsuiki
  • Femanda Ribeiro de Almeida
  • Hiroshi Ueda
  • Peter Hamilton
  • Frank C Ryan
  • Najib T Ayas
  • Sandra Fastlicht
  • Mary Wong
  • Frank Ryan
  • Lia Rita Bittencourt
  • Clemente Isnard Ribeiro de Almeida

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of mandibular posture on obstructive sleep apnea severity and the temporomandibular joint in patients fitted with an oral appliance
    Femanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sleep 25:507-13. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Long-term sequellae of oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea patients: Part 2. Study-model analysis
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:205-13. 2006
    ..Side effects observed in the occlusion and dental arches of patients using an oral appliance (OA) to treat snoring or sleep apnea for more than 5 years have not yet been investigated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term compliance and side effects of oral appliances used for the treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 1:143-52. 2005
    ..This study, by means of a mail survey, quantified the compliance with and side effects of the use of an oral appliance for more than five years in patients with snoring or obstructive sleep apnea...
  4. doi request reprint Principles of oral appliance therapy for the management of snoring and sleep disordered breathing
    Fernanda R Almeida
    Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, 2199 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 21:413-20. 2009
    ..Prediction of treatment success is addressed, OA treatment is compared with surgery and nCPAP, OA compliance is described, and the possible adverse effects associated with this type of therapy are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Long-term sequellae of oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea patients: Part 1. Cephalometric analysis
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:195-204. 2006
    ..Oral appliances (OAs) have been widely used to treat snoring and sleep apnea, but their effects on craniofacial structures in patients after 5 years or more of wear have not yet been quantified...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nasal pressure recordings to detect obstructive sleep apnea
    Fernanda Ribeiro de Almeida
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of British Columbia, 2199 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z3
    Sleep Breath 10:62-9. 2006
    ..However, after correction of the bias, the SleepCheck had reasonable accuracy with an AUC, sensitivity, and specificity similar to other ambulatory type 4 devices currently available...
  7. pmc Effect of a titration polysomnogram on treatment success with a mandibular repositioning appliance
    Fernanda R Almeida
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:198-204. 2009
    ..The goal of the study was to determine if patients with an elevated apnea hypopnea index (AHI), despite the use of a subjectively optimized MRA, could achieve better results with additional titration during polysomnography (PSG)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of responders and nonresponders to oral appliance therapy for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea
    Ryo Otsuka
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:222-9. 2006
    ..This retrospective study compared cephalometric variables between responders and nonresponders to a titratable oral appliance (OA) in a group of subjects matched for sex, pretreatment age, and body mass index (BMI)...