Consult, Sleep Study, or Both?
Choosing the Right Sleep Test
-The Difference Between Diagnostic,
Split, and Titration Studies
-Should Medications Be Held For the
Home Testing How to Interpret Compliance Downloads
-What Does a PSG Entail?
-Interpreting the PSG
Tips for Managing Sleep Apnea
-Does My Patient Have Sleep
-Central and Complex Apnea
-Managing CPAP Treatment
-Alternatives to PAP
Tips for Managing Insomnia
-Insomnia and Sleep Misperception
-Keeping a Diary and Interpreting Sleep
-Underlying Treatable Sleep Disorders
-Hypnotic Drug Considerations
This page gives providers tips on managing patients that may have a sleep disorder, from testing options to diagnosis and treatment. Sections include laboratory services, home testing for sleep apnea, interpreting the sleep study report, and management topics.
We accept referrals from primary care physicians and specialists to our lab and our clinic. Please contact our office.
Sleep medicine educational sessions for your practice
The director of the Sleep Division, Dr Matt Bianchi, is available to speak at MGH practices regarding general sleep medicine topics, our sleep lab services, or specific topics such as insomnia or sleep apnea. Please contact him by email to arrange a visit.