28 June 2000 Treatment of patients with OSAS using Nd-YAG laser
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The authors present their clinical experience regarding the possibilities of application of Nd:YAG and Ho:YAG lasers for the treatment of disorders in the are of the upper respiratory tract. The patients with symptoms of Obstructive Sleep Aphnoe Syndrom need a various operations techniques. Lasers techniques makes it possible to perform a number of procedures in local anesthesia which considerably improves the economic effectiveness of the treatment. The surgeries performed using laser beam enabled very good effect of treatment.
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Andrzej Kukwa, Marek P. Tulibacki, Andrzej Zajac, Katarzyna Dudziec, "Treatment of patients with OSAS using Nd-YAG laser", Proc. SPIE 4166, Laser Florence '99: A Window on the Laser Medicine World, (28 June 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.389486; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.389486
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