OSA in Children: Information from the ASAA

By Carole L. Marcus, MD OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) is estimated to occur in 1 percent to 3 percent of otherwise healthy preschool children.1,2 The peak prevalence is at two to six years of age, but it can be seen in neonates to adolescents. It is thought to occur equally among boys and girls, and can result [...]