Successful home respiratory polygraphy to investigate sleep-disordered breathing in children.

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Summary of "Successful home respiratory polygraphy to investigate sleep-disordered breathing in children."

Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in children is common. Interest in sleep tests, such as polygraphy (PG), which can be performed in a non-attended setting, are gaining is increasing. PG has, however, been little studied in children with co-morbidities other than obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and in particular, if performed in a non-attended setting. We report on the feasibility and interpretability of implementing PGs at home versus in hospital.


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Name: Sleep medicine
ISSN: 1878-5506
Pages: 146-152


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