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Sleep Study

Here at The Family Health of Delaware we perform Polysomnograms (overnight sleep studies), Multiple Sleep Latency Tests (MSLT), and Maintenance Wakefulness Tests for the diagnosis of:

  • Sleep apnea
  • Sleep-related breathing disorders
  • Narcolepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Periodic limb movement disorder
  • Night terrors
  • Sleep walking/sleep talking
  • REM behavior disorder
  • Hyper somnolence
  • Sleep-wake schedule disruption
  • Nocturnal oxygenation problems
  • Difficulty maintaining sleep
  • Unusual behavior during sleep
  • Pediatric

Physiological parameters monitored include:

  • Respiratory effort and intercostals EMG
  • Air flow by thermistor, nasal pressure or expired CO2
  • EEG (central and occipital)
  • EOG (electro-oculogram to monitor eye movement)
  • EMG (anterior tibialis, submental and intercostal)
  • ECG
  • SaO2
  • Arm EMG can be performed upon request with adequate notification