Home Portable Monitoring for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

Home Portable Monitoring for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

by Michael R. Littner MD

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Home Portable Monitoring for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics by Michael R. Littner MD

Portable Sleep monitoring is a very important method of diagnosis and follow-up for sleep-disordered breathing. This state-of-the-art issue reviews the most recent information on classification, technical specifications and types of portable monitors, use and limitations of portable monitoring with integration into positive airway pressure treatment. use of portable monitors in children and in patients with oral appliances. Use of portable monitoring for SDB treatment with upper airway surgery is also discussed. Current published standards incliding CMS requirements for portable monitoring are reviewed. Outcome measures, illustrative cases, and a comparison with polysomnogram are included. Finally, future directions are discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781455711536
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 10/13/2011
Series: Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages: 261
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Teofilo Lee-Chiong Jr xi

Preface: Portable Monitors for Home Sleep Testing for the Diagnosis and Follow-up of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Past, Present, and Future Michael R. Littner xv

Classification, Technical Specifications, and Types of Home Sleep Testing Devices for Sleep-Disordered Breathing Sean Hesselbacher Amarbir Mattewal Max Hirshkowitz Amir Sharafkhaneh 261

Comparison of Portable Monitoring with Laboratory Polysomnography for Diagnosing Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders: Scoring and Interpretation Max Hirshkowitz Amir Sharafkhaneh 283

Outcome Measures for Assessing Portable Monitor Testing for Sleep Apnea Samuel T. Kuna 293

Uses and Limitations of Portable Monitoring for Diagnosis and Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Richard B. Berry 309

Use of Portable Monitoring for Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treated with an Oral Appliance Dennis R. Bailey 335

Use of Portable Monitoring for Diagnosis and Follow-Up of Sleep-Disordered Breathing Treated With Upper Airway Surgery Kavita Mundey Shilpa Guggali B. Tucker Woodson 341

Use of Portable Monitoring for the Diagnosis and Management of Sleep Disordered Breathing in Children: Highly Desirable, But Not Ready for Prime Time Carol L. Rosen 349

Portable Monitoring: Practical Aspects and Case Examples Parina Shah Indira Gurubhagavatula 355

Current Published Standards Including Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Requirements for Portable Monitoring Nancy Collop 367

Portable Recording in the Diagnosis and Management of Sleep-Disordered Breathing: Unanswered Questions and Future Research Philip R. Westbrook 375

Index 387

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