Drug-induced sleep endoscopy was introduced in 1991 and has recently evolved into a pivotal instrument for patients in whom obstructive sleep apnea surgery is considered. Here, we discuss the indications, contraindications, technique, anesthesia, scoring systems, validity, and insights of the literature.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1159/000470816, hdl.handle.net/1765/101015
Series Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
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Revesloot, M.J.L, Benoist, L, Van Maanen, P, Kezirian, E.J, & de Vries, N.A. (2017). Advances in the Diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Drug-Induced Sleep Endoscopy. Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology. doi:10.1159/000470816