ALLMedicine™ Pierre Robin Sequence Center
Research & Reviews 219 results
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Clinicaltrials.gov 3 results
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...
Jun 11th, 2020 - Congenital retrognathia, with or without Pierre Robin Sequence (PRS), is a rare anomaly which can be associated with chromosomal abnormalities. Respiratory and feeding consequences can be present at birth. After birth, the diagnosis of retrognathi...
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...
Patient Education 1 results
Pierre Robin sequence is a rare birth defect characterized by an underdeveloped jaw, backward displacement of the tongue and upper airway obstruction.