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Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome

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Published: Report no: 184E

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Franklin KA, Anttila H, Axelsson S, Gislason T, Maasilta P, Myhre KI, et al. Effects and side-effects of surgery for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea - a systematic review. Sleep 2009;32:27-36.
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