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Literature to prepare for EADSM Accreditation exam

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The following items are considered an excellent preparation for the EADSM Accreditation exam:

  • Dental management of sleep disorders, Ronal Attanasio and Dennis R. Bailey, Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
  • Obstuctive Sleep Apnoea, Edited by Ferran Barbé and Jean-Louis Pépin. Published in 2015. ISBN: 978-1-84984-059-0. Weblink: https://www.ersbookshop.com/obstructive-sleep-apnoea-193-p.asp
  • The History of the Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep-Disordered Breathing, The Encyclopedia of Sleep, Elsevier, 2013
  • Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 5th edition, 2011, eds Kryger Roth and Dement
  • Oral appliance Therapy in Obstructive Sleep Apnea-Hypopnoea Syndrome A clinical study of therapeutic outcomes Aarnoud Hoekema (free internet access)
  • Oral Appliance Therapy in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome; Long Term Efficiency and Co Morbidity: Michiel.H.J.Doff (free internet access)
  • Sleep Medicine for Dentists – a practical overview Giles J Lavigne, Peter A Cistulli, Michael T Smith (low cost publication)
  • Dental Management of Sleep Disorders Ronald Attanasio and Denis Bailey (low cost publication)

Important review papers

Additional to the above, the following are important review papers summarizing state of the art knowledge:

  • Randerath et al. Non-CPAP therapies in obstructive sleep apnoea. Eur Respir J. 2011 May;37(5):1000-28. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00099710. Epub 2011 Mar 15
  • Marklund et al. Non-CPAP therapies in obstructive sleep apnoea: mandibular advancement device therapy. Eur Respir J. 2012 May;39(5):1241-7. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00144711. Epub 2011 Nov 10
  • Sutherland et al. Mandibular advancement splints for the treatment of sleep apnea syndrome. Swiss Med Wkly. 2011 Sep 28;141:w13276. doi: 10.4414/smw.2011.13276
  • Sutherland et al. Oral Appliance Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: An Update. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2014
  • Ferguson et al. Oral Appliances for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Review. Sleep 2006; 29(2): 244-262
  • Hoffstein V. Review of oral appliances for treatment of sleep-disordered breathing; Sleep Breath. 2007 March; 11(1):1–22
  • Hoekema A et al. Efficacy and Co-morbidity of Oral Appliances in the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea-Hypopnea: a Systematic Review; de Bont LGM, Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine 2004 15:137