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. Published May 2005. Accessed September 17, 2008.
Fact sheet: pediatric sleep disordered breathing/obstructive sleep apnea. American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery website. Available at:
. Updated November 15, 2011. Accessed June 3, 2013.
NINDS sleep apnea information page.
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
. Updated December 28, 2010. Accessed June 3, 2013.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
. Updated May 23, 2013. Accessed June 3, 2013.
What is sleep apnea? National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website. Available at:
Updated July 10, 2012. Accessed June 3, 2013.