Acoustic Pharyngometry – A new method to facilitate oral appliance therapy
Journal of Applied Physiology, 1984
Authors: L. J. Brooks, R. G. Casitle, G. M. Glass, N. T. Griscom, M. E. B.
Wohl, and J. J. Fredberg
Conclusion: “We conclude that the measurement of Airway Area by Acoustic Reflection yields accurate and highly reproducible results that may be clinically useful for the noninvasive detection of changes in central airway geometry related to disease, bronchospasm, and airway growth.”