About 565 results

ALLMedicine™ Pierre Robin Sequence Center

Research & Reviews  220 results

A three-dimensional analysis of the development of cranial nerves in human embryos.
Clinical Anatomy (New York, N.Y.); Smit JA, Jacobs K et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - To increase our understanding of the etiology of specific neurological disorders (e.g., Duane syndrome, glossoptosis in Pierre Robin sequence), proper knowledge of anatomy and embryology of cranial nerves is necessary. We investigated cranial nerv...

Mandibular Distraction in Neonatal Pierre Robin Sequence: Is Immediate Extubation Both ...
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Payne SH, Brady CM et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - The timing of extubation following placement of mandibular distractors in the setting of Pierre Robin sequence is variable across institutional algorithms. Postoperative maintenance of intubation allows for an improvement in airway dimension and t...

Unusual Mandibular Distraction Complication in Two Neonatal Pierre Robin Sequence Patie...
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Morovic CG, Torres J et. al.

Apr 7th, 2022 - The Pierre Robin sequence (PRS) is characterized by the triad of micrognathia, glossoptosis, and airway obstruction. Conservative management in Pierre Robin sequence consists of nasogastric tube feeding and positioning of the neonate (prone or lat...

Polysomnography-guided mandibular distraction osteogenesis in Pierre Robin sequence pat...
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM : Official Publ... Kochhar R, Modi V et. al.

Mar 26th, 2022 - Craniofacial malformations with micrognathia cause high grades of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) measured by polysomnography (PSG). Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis (MDO) is a novel procedure for upper airway obstruction (UAO) relief. Our primar...

Safety of Mandibular Osteotomies in Infants with Pierre Robin Sequence: Computer-Aided ...
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Siska RC, Prabhu SS et. al.

Mar 15th, 2022 - Mandibular distraction osteogenesis is effective for the correction of severe tongue-based airway obstruction in infants with Pierre Robin sequence. Involved osteotomies may damage developing tooth buds and/or the inferior alveolar nerve. The auth...

see more →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Rigid Telescopes, C-MAC, Flexible Bronchoscopy for Intubation in Patients With Anticipated Difficult Airways

Jan 11th, 2022 - Difficult airway management in phonomicrosurgery requiring endotracheal tube (ETT) placement is highly important for both the anesthetist and the surgeon. The use of rigid telescopes in the intubation of children with difficult intubation, such as...

Brainstem Dysfunction Involvement in the Pathogenesis of Pierre Robin Sequence

Jun 16th, 2021 - Introduction Pierre Robin Sequence, PRS, incidence is about one hundred births per year in France. The main neonatal clinical manifestations are secondary to airway obstruction and food difficulties related to swallowing disorders. Despite recent ...

Impact of Phonatory and Facial Morphology Disorders, on the Quality of Life of Adolescents With Pierre Robin Sequence

Sep 26th, 2018 - In this protocol, the investigator will include patients who were treated, via maxillo-facial surgery, in their early childhood for a Pierre Robin sequence. In the frame of a follow-up visit, if they accept to participate in the study, they will f...

Pierre Robin Sequence Outcome Assessment Multi Institutional Study

Nov 22nd, 2017 - The recruitment phase of this trial is 3 years. Duration of the trial is 19 years. All study patients who undergo mandibular distraction will be indicated for surgery following published and accepted protocols of care for mandibular distraction in...

Functional Modeling of the Pediatric Airway

Apr 20th, 2017 - The investigators hypothesize that a functional computational model that simulates the mechanical and aerodynamic behavior of the upper airway in children with Pierre Robin Sequence (PRS) and laryngeal lesions (e.g. subglottic stenosis or SGS) can...

see more →

Patient Education  1 results

Pierre Robin Sequence

Pierre Robin sequence is a rare birth defect characterized by an underdeveloped jaw, backward displacement of the tongue and upper airway obstruction.

see more →