SESSION TITLE: Obstructive Sleep Apnea
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Slide
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
PURPOSE: Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is a multi-factorial disease with many identified risk factors and mechanisms. Little research exists on cervical spine mechanics as a risk factor for OSAS. So, This study aimed to explore the association and predictive value of alterations in cervical spine mechanics with the severity and positional dependency in patients with OSAS.