If a polysomnogram
, or sleep study, is recommended for me, how should I prepare for it?
Of the 150 women included in the investigation, 61% were nulliparous at the time of their first documented delivery at the study hospital, 72% had undergone a polysomnogram
within 3 years of their delivery, and 86.
2]) had documented obstructive sleep apnea by polysomnogram
Children in the authors' facility are evaluated in a sleep clinic prior to the study where they have the opportunity to view a videotape of a child undergoing a polysomnogram
, while addressing questions or concerns the family may have.
Using a polysomnogram
, they have analyzed how the intake of drink added with tomato vinegar affects sleep quality.
involves spending a night or two in a sleep laboratory.
Laboratory studies are based on the polysomnogram
, or PSG, which includes the electroencephalogram, or EEG, a record of brain waves, and a record of muscle tensions.
This recording, called a polysomnogram
, causes little or no discomfort and will not hamper your movements during the night.
As a precise therapeutic pressure is optimal for successful treatment, CPAP must be titrated to the patient, usually in the setting of an overnight polysomnogram
Your doctor could consider obtaining a polysomnogram
or "sleep study," to determine whether or not you have OSA.