Thursday, November 15, 2007

Sleep Review Magazine reports on Portable Monitoring

AASM Gives Green Light to Portable Monitoring Systems
Formed by the AASM to examine limitations and unanswered questions related to the practice parameters published in 2003's "
Practice Parameters for the Use of Portable Monitoring Devices in the Investigation of Suspected Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults" (launches PDF), the (AASM) Task Force spent the last year developing a set of sound recommendations based on a review of the available literature and expert consensus.
The result of their effort will be published in the December 15 issue of the
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.
Please note that the link above is to the old (2003) practice parameters, the new practice parameters are currently available only to AASM members

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