A 48-year-old female asked:
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CPAP required or recommended with AHI of 5 + 19 "other events" per hour? Getting treatment for TMJ & allergies.

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Dr. Sal Aragona
40 years experience in Dentistry
Not exclusively : According to 2006 american academy of sleep medicine practice parameters, oral appliances are indicated for use in patients with mild or moderate obstructive sleep apnea who prefer them over CPAP and should be completed by a dentist with advanced training in dental sleep medicine.
Answered on Mar 30, 2015
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