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Month: March 2012

Hospitals around the world investigate the Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Hospitals around the world investigate the Sleep Apnea Syndrome

Sleep Apnea Syndrome investigations between national and international private dental offices and hospitals in collaboration with Orthoapnea, S. L. Orthoapnea is running the first international trial project about security and efficiency of the new adjustable mandibular advancement device Orthoapnea in patients with mild to moderate Sleep Apnea. This pathology is characterized by the presence of air flow obstructions in the upper airways. These cause for several seconds laboured breathings periods, resulting in apnea symptoms like fatigue, drowsiness and tiredness during…

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Ortoplus, Andra Gauge distributor in Europe

Ortoplus, Andra Gauge distributor in Europe

Ortoplus has signed up to become distributor for the Andra Gauge in Europe. It is a bite registration tool that allows the doctor to control the position of the mandible for accurate measurement taking of the protrusive and retrusive position of the mandible of the patient. The Andra Gauge is the only 3D-bite registration tool. It has the ability to lock in place the anterior-poterior and vertical positions while providing precise positioning of the sagittal movement. That makes it the…

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Thousands of Australians benefit from Orthoapnea

Thousands of Australians benefit from Orthoapnea

With over 15 years of experience, the commercial laboratory in Australia ”The Dental Solution” is the leading distributor of Orthoapnea in the Australian market. Australia noted for its excellent position in the international market within the medical technology and health’s sector. This fact is corroborated by the excellent scientific achievements in the field of sleep medicine. Thence, “The Dental Solution Australia” has dedicated his work among other things to the solution of sleep disorder problems. The commitment to innovation and…

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Article of “Dental Practice Australia” Magazine

Article of “Dental Practice Australia” Magazine

Our australian partners “The Dental Solutions” just have published a new article of the prestigious specialist orthodontist Derek Mahoney about the itraoral appliance therapy for the treatment of chronic snoring and OSA.   Click here to download the complete article: http://www.orthoapnea.com/download/dental_practice_aus.pdf

Kids’ Snoring Linked to Hyperactivity

Kids’ Snoring Linked to Hyperactivity

Young children with sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) are more likely to develop behavioral problems including hyperactivity and aggressiveness, as well as emotional and friendship difficulties, according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. The study, the largest and most comprehensive of its kind, evaluated and followed more than 11,000 children for over six years. “This is the strongest evidence to date that snoring, mouth breathing, and apnea (abnormally long pauses in breathing during sleep) can have serious behavioral…

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