Procedures & Tests - Sleep Study Test

(This procedure/test may also be known as: Polysomnography)

Sleep study tests are used to diagnose specific causes of sleep problems. To perform the tests, it is often necessary for a patient to spend the night in a sleep laboratory. Brain wave activity, heart rate, electrical activity of the heart, breathing, and oxygen in the blood are all measured during the sleep test.

Reminder: Please complete the 2-week sleep log and bring it with you.

Related Conditions

Related Conditions
Here are some of the conditions related to this procedure/test. Select a condition to get more information and resources: Apnea, Excessive Sleepiness, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Sleep Disorders.

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