polysomnography


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Related to polysomnography: sleep apnea, Obstructive Sleep Apnea
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polysomnography

n polisomnografía
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A video EEG examination was found normal and an appointment for polysomnography was made with a prediagnosis of narcolepsy.
Market size for Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Systems market segments - Fixed Polysomnography Systems and Portable Polysomnography Systems.
Polysomnography revealed poorer sleep efficiency than actigraphy did, and the effect of poorer sleep efficiency was greater for boys than for girls.
The variables measured in a polysomnography are electroencephalogram, electrooculogram, electromyogram, electrocardiogram, nasal and/or oral airflow, pulse oximetry and volume of snoring.
Some organizations have developed tertiary centers in which patients who are difficult to diagnose for SDB are referred to the sleep laboratory for traditional full polysomnography as well as titration while patients who present with severe symptoms and high ESS who are suspected of OSA are diagnosed using non-traditional methods.
In the third and fourth semesters, students take technical writing, basic pharmacology and homeostatic physiology, as well as additional courses and labs in Evoked Potential, polysomnography, and electroneurodiagnostic clinical science.
Physician reimbursement is generally in the range of $180, compared with $700 or so for polysomnography, so insurance companies are already covering it.
Using ECG telemetry system, the estimation of dream time is easier and faster than conventional method such as polysomnography by EEG, EMG or EOG.
The Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement recommends polysomnography for patients with symptoms of OSAHS and 1 or more of the following: cardiovascular disease, hypertension, coronary artery disease, obesity, sleep complaint, type 2 diabetes mellitus, recurrent atrial fibrillation, and large neck circumference.
The study is the first to use polysomnography and sound measurements to demonstrate the relationship between snoring sounds and sleepiness.
Evaluation by polysomnography revealed sleep apnea in 56% of children with migraine compared with 30% of those with nonmigraine headache, according to study data presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology.