Radiofrequency-assisted uvulopalatoplasty (RF-UPP) in the treatment of snoring – a long-term follow-up

Boris A. Stuck, Alexander Baisch, Karl Hörmann & Joachim T. Maurer
Objectives: The efficacy of combined radiofrequency (RF) surgery of the soft palate (RF-assisted uvulopalatoplasty (RF-UPP)) was demonstrated in a prospective study. Nevertheless, the data is based on short-term follow up only, as it is the case with the majority of clinical studies regarding surgical[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]