Hypoglossal nerve stimulation systems for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea

Agencia de Evaluación de Tecnologías Sanitarias-Instituto de Salud Carlos III (AETS-ISCIII)
Record ID 32018001173
Authors' objectives: The assessed technology is hypoglossal nerve stimulation (HGNS) for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. The aim of this assessment was to evaluate effectiveness and safety of HGNS compared with no treatment in those adult patients with moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) who present inadequate adherence to positive airway pressure systems or to other non-invasive procedures.
Project Status: Completed
URL for project: https://eunethta.eu/otca21/
Year Published: 2020
URL for published report: https://eunethta.eu/otca21/
Requestor: HTA agencies
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Rapid Review
MeSH Terms
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive
  • Hypoglossal Nerve
  • Electric Stimulation Therapy
Organisation Name: European Network for Health Technology Assessment
Contact Email: eunethta@zinl.nl
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