71. Craniofacial Syndromes and Sleep Disorders

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Laurel M. Wills,
  2. James Q. Swift and
  3. Karlind T. Moller

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch71

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Wills, L. M., Swift, J. Q. and Moller, K. T. (2005) Craniofacial Syndromes and Sleep Disorders, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch71

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Hennepin County Medical Center Minneapolis, University of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • craniofacial syndromes and sleep disorders;
  • CHARGE syndrome;
  • Choanal atresia or stenosis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Pathophysiology

  • Clinical Scenarios: Anatomic Sites and Causes of Airway Obstruction

  • Approach to Evaluation

  • Evaluation of Sleep-Related Symptoms

  • Imaging Studies

  • Nasendoscopy

  • Interventions

  • Summary and Recommendations

  • Bibliography