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Efficacy of Submucosal Sodium Tetradecyl Sulfate in the Soft Palate as a Treatment of the Mild Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome: A Pilot Study

Table 1

Descriptive statistics.


AHI pre117.92014.47274.49513
AHI post11084.13642.32348
Snore index pre1133672149185.45044
Snore index post11411420.431.65691
O2 mean pre11818883.53642.2686
O2 mean post11899891.63363.31051
Arousals index pre1110491148131.79378
Arousals index post11822486.636458.41279

AHI: Apnea-Hypopnea Index. Pre: Preoperative. Post: Postoperative. O2: Oxygen. BMI: Body Mass Index.

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