Portable Monitoring for the Diagnosis of OSA.

@article{Cooksey2016PortableMF,
  title={Portable Monitoring for the Diagnosis of OSA.},
  author={Jessica A Cooksey and Jay S Balachandran},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2016},
  volume={149 4},
  pages={1074-81}
}
In-laboratory, attended polysomnography has long been the gold standard for the diagnosis of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB). In recent years, economic pressures and long wait times have driven interest in home sleep testing, which has, in turn, led to the development of algorithms that bypass the sleep laboratory in favor of portable monitoring studies and in-home initiation of positive airway pressure therapy. For appropriately selected outpatients, evidence is accumulating that portable… CONTINUE READING
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