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Home Sleep Testing for Sleep Apnea

Home Sleep Test

Patients with moderate to high risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and no other medical disorder are appropriate for home sleep test. This type of sleep study lets you sleep in the comfort of your own home wearing equipment that collects information about how you breathe during sleep. The test usually involves measuring your heart rate, blood oxygen level, airflow and breathing patterns. (THE TREATMENT WILL DEPEND UPON THE RESULT OBTAINED BY SLEEP STUDY)

Home Sleep Test Procedure

Below mentioned are the steps of Home Sleep Test offered by VioSleep:

 

You should not have a home sleep test if you have certain medical conditions including pulmonary diseases, neuromuscular diseases or congestive heart failure.

The Benefits of Home Sleep Test:

Home Sleep Test is greatly preferred by patients for following reasons:
  • Maximum Comfort
    Being able to have a sleep test in the comfort of one's own home makes it more convenient for patients as most people are more comfortable sleeping in their own beds in familiar surroundings.
  • Minimum Cost
    The typical cost of a home sleep test or a home sleep study is only a fraction of the cost of an in-lab sleep study, and typically yields similar results in the diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
  • Most Convenient
    Home Sleep Test is convenient for people having other medical problems that could prevent them from sleeping in a lab or forpeople who are confined to their beds.