Sleep study (Polysomnography and Portable Monitoring Devices)

Hironori Isa, Keiko Masuda, Yoshie Yamaki, Toshiki Akahoshi
2010 Journal of Nihon University Medical Association  
Polysomnography (PSG) is the single most important laboratory technique for the assessment of sleep and its disorders. In addition, portable monitoring (PM) using a limited number of bioparameters has been proposed as an alternative to PSG in the diagnosis of sleep apnea. This paper focuses on the different approaches in the diagnosis of sleep disorders.
doi:10.4264/numa.69.23 fatcat:q6326afvnngblgsxrxonqx7l7e