Sleep Information Center
A traumatic brain injury can change physical, cognitive, and emotional functioning, which can include changes in the patient's sleeping patterns.
Individuals with catathrenia experience a moaning, groaning, or high-pitched squeak during sleep.
Patients who experience sleep paralysis may find themselves unable to move or speak and may have difficulty taking a deep breath.
Many patients experience ongoing issues with nightmares or night terrors.
Parasomnias are undesirable physical or experiential events that occur during sleep as movements, emotions, perceptions, and dreams.
Six guidelines establish updated clinical practice recommendations for the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recommends that the new pharmacologic guidelines be used in conjunction with other AASM guidelines for insomnia.
Some well-known sleep disorders are associated with headaches, including sleep apnea and parasomnias.
The USPSTF found that there is uncertainty about the accuracy of screening tools for obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
Read these tips that could help patients improve their sleep hygiene.