L C Dort

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc A combination appliance for obstructive sleep apnea: the effectiveness of mandibular advancement and tongue retention
    Leslie Dort
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:265-9. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Mandibular advancement and obstructive sleep apnoea: a method for determining effective mandibular protrusion
    L C Dort
    Dept of Surgery, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
    Eur Respir J 27:1003-9. 2006
  3. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled, crossover study of a noncustomized tongue retaining device for sleep disordered breathing
    Leslie Dort
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, 2716, 7th Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1A7, Canada
    Sleep Breath 12:369-73. 2008

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc A combination appliance for obstructive sleep apnea: the effectiveness of mandibular advancement and tongue retention
    Leslie Dort
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:265-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if subjects with moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea would experience increasing treatment effect when a tongue retention component was added to a mandibular repositioning appliance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mandibular advancement and obstructive sleep apnoea: a method for determining effective mandibular protrusion
    L C Dort
    Dept of Surgery, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
    Eur Respir J 27:1003-9. 2006
    ..The target protrusion determined during the remotely controlled mandibular positioner test was the effective therapeutic protrusion in subjects with a successful remotely controlled mandibular positioner test...
  3. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled, crossover study of a noncustomized tongue retaining device for sleep disordered breathing
    Leslie Dort
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, 2716, 7th Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1A7, Canada
    Sleep Breath 12:369-73. 2008
    ..The S device, with suction, showed better objective and subjective outcomes. Future studies are needed to evaluate these types of devices in larger populations with a wide range of disease severity...