Tuesday, March 26, 2019

5 Types of Sleep Tests

5 Types of Sleep Tests     If you suffer from a sleep issue, it is essential that you're knowledgeable about the types of sleep tests that are available and what each test accomplishes. Below are five described sleep tests. 1. Polysomnogram (PSG) A polysomnogram is a test done if there's suspicion of a sleep disorder and if there is hint of a...

What are the varying Sleep Study options and differences?

What are the varying Sleep Study options and differences?   Level 1 Sleep Study This test is known as the diagnostic polysomnography test (i.e. the gold standard in sleep testing). The overnight polysomnogram (PSG) determines the cause of excessive daytime sleepiness and diagnoses sleep disorders. Example are sleep apnea and periodic limb movements during slumber. When someone is...

Must Read