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Volume 26, Number 3

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Obtaining Insurance Authorization and Minimizing Denials by Eva Lisa Alegria

Trauma Associated Sleep Disorder: A New Nightmare or a Wrinkle on an Old Favorite? 
by Rui de Sousa 

The Prevalence of Sleep Disorders in Patients Diagnosed with Traumatic Brain Injury
by Crystal Trotter-Berkley and Mary Ellen Wells

Measuring Quality of Life in Children with Narcolepsy by Regina Patrick

 

Volume 26, Number 1

Residual Sleepiness in OSA: Possible Factors by Regina Patrick

Full-Face Masks: A Full Can of Worms by Thom Russell

Educating About "Orderly Sleep" is as Important as Educating About Sleep Disorders by Brendan Duffy

Comparison of CPAP Versus APAP by Krysle Minkoff

If the Eyes Have It, You may Have It...OSA That Is!by Brendan Duffy

The New Sleep Gadgets: What Technologists Need to Know by Tamara Sellman

 

Volume 25, Number 4

The Impact of Diet on Sleep Quality by Regina Patrick

An Interview with Terry Cralle, RN by Brendan Duffy

Dreaming and Encounters with the Alternate Self (Part III) by Reg Hackshaw

Comparison of HSAT versus PSGby Krystle Minkoff

Dercum's Disease - Painfully Different by Joanne Hebding

Sleep: The Evoloution of Sleep Medicine in Neurology (Part One) by Krystle Minkoff

In the Moonlight with Lisa Endee

Volume 25, Number 3

Restless Legs Syndrome and Diabetes by Regina Patrick

The Credential Exam: Don't Sweat It...Nail It! by Terrance Malloy

Waking up to a Major But Necessary Decision: 
An Open Letter to Local School Board by Brendan Duffy

Don't Overlook the Value of State and Regional Sleep Societies by Tamara Kaye Sellman

Improving Safety in Sleep Disorders Centers:
A Primer For Using Root Cause Analysis by Christopher Hope

Should Sleep Technologists Be Reading Clinical Research Studies? by Tamara Kaye Sellman

The Basics of Charting:
Best Practices in Patient Care by Lisa Bond

Volume 25, Number 2

Melatonin and Allergy by Regina Patrick

Finding That One Perfect Mask: Or Maybe Not by Lisa Bond

How To Make The Most Of Sleep Conference Meetings by Tamara Sellman

Sleep Educator Opportunities - It's a Revolution by Brendan Duffy

A Technologist's Introduction to Sleep Telemedicine by Tamara Sellman

Dreaming and Encounters with the Alternate Self ( Part 2) by Reg Hackshaw

Volume 25, Number 1

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Atrial Fibrillation by Regina Patrick

Are All Policy and Procedure Manuals Created Equal? by Tamara Sellman

Dealing With The Deaf Patient In The Sleep Center by Lisa M. Bond

“Normal” Sleep Across The Ages: A Comparative Study of Sleep in Three Contemporary Pre-industrial Societies by Rui de Sousa

Risk Management In The Sleep Center: What We Can Take Away from Renee V. The Emory Clinic, Inc. by Tamara Sellman

Dreaming and Encounters with The Alternate Self (Part I) by Reg Hackshaw

An Update On The AAST Educational Taskforce by Rita Brooks

A Call To Action For Sleep Medicine Education by Auburne Hutchins and Mary Ellen Wells

CMS Establishes a DME Prior Authorization Program by Carolyn Winter-Rosenberg

In The Moonlight 

 

Volume 24, Number 4

Sleep Hygiene For Nightwalkers by Tamara Sellman

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Depression by Regina Patrick

Oregon Polysomnography Licensure Law by Erica Kennett

Billing Codes For Sleep Technologists Providing Patient Education by Carolyn Winter-Rosenberg

Somnophilia is Not a Sleep Disorder by Reg Hackshaw

What is IONM and is it Right For Me? by Jacquelyn Polito

In The Moonlight: Q&A with Thomas H. Arrington "Massey" RPSGT, MBA, RST, CCSH

 

 

Volume 24, Number 3 

The Nasopharyngeal Tube and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment by Regina Patrick

How to Balance HIPAA and Social Media by Rui de Sousa

Trends in Sleep Medicine: AASM Initiatives to Strengthen The Sleep Field by Nathaniel F. Watson

The Promise of Big Data: Research Needed To Provide Value To Patients with Sleep Apnea by Susan Redline

A "Cute"ly Contagious: Infection Control Considerations For Pediatric Patients in The Sleep Center by Sonia A. Smith

Sleep Centers And Dental Practices Can Work Together To Treat Sleep Apnea Patients by Kathleen Bennett

In The Moonlight: Q&A with Steven Lenik, BS, RCP, RPSGT, RST, CCSH

 

Vol. 24, Number 2
Upper Airway Stimulation: A New Approach in Treating
Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Regina Patrick

Basics of Pediatric Sleep and Scoring by Laree Fordyce
Working with Payers – Smartly by Carolyn C. Campo 
Infection Control in the Sleep Lab by Laura Linley
Standardized Quality Measures for Sleep Disorders: A Huge
Step in the Right Direction by Richard S. Rosenberg

The Best Bang for your Buck: Review of State and Regional
Sleep Societies by Joanne Hebding and Brendan Duffy

In the Moonlight - Joel Porquez

 

Vol. 24, Number 1
Advances in Sleep Technology by Emerson Kerr
AAS Degree in Polysomnographic Technology at Minneapolis
Community and Technical College by Danielle Swenson

How to Prepare for and Take Advantage of Industry Conferences by Joanne Hebding
Online Learning Opportunities in Polysomnography by Donald S. Cucuzzella
Life in a Sleep Practice: Which Bucket do You Fit Into Now
and is There a Bucket For The Future? by Robyn Woidtke

Healthcare Leadership and Administration at a State University by Jane Foote
Financing Your Education by Auburne Deming and Mary Ellen Wells
Online Degrees: A First-Person Account by Mary Kay Hobby
Revisiting the 2013 AAST Summit by Rita Brooks

 

Vol. 23, Number 4
CPAP Treatment May Reduce OSA-Related Brain Changes by Regina Patrick
New DOT Guidelines For Commercial Drivers by Penny Grunder
Developing an Employer Sleep Wellness Program by Janice East
Sleep Hygiene as a Theme in Nineteenth Century
English and American Literature by Reg Hackshaw

Life as a Research Sleep Technologist by Jonathan Varbel
The Relaxis Pad For RLS Patients by Fred Burbank
In the Moonlight - Ivan Salinas

 

Vol. 23, Number 3

AAST 36th Annual Meeting Highlights by Laura Linley
Education is The Key to the Future of Our Profession by Auburne Overton
Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Worsen Symptom Control
in People With Hypertension and Asthma by Regina Patrick

Sleep Technology and Patient Engagement: Using Health Information
Technology to Engage Patients and Improve Sleep Health Outcomes by Mark D. Eley

Workplace Effects of Sleep-Disordered Breathing by Laree Fordyce
Updates to The Scoring of Sleep and Associated Events by Lisa M. Bond
The Current and Future Role of Telemedicine in Sleep Technology by
The Future of Sleep Technology: Report from an American Association
of Sleep Technologists Summit Meeting by Rita Brooks and Melinda Trimble

In the Moonlight - Shalanda Mitchell

 

Vol. 23, Number 2

Little Known Factors that Contribute to Enuresis by Regina Patrick
Implementing a PAP Follow-up Program by Kevin Asp
HST on the Rise by Joanne Hebding
Keeping Sleep Medicine Relevant by Implementing a Quality of
Care and Outcomes Management Process by Laura Linley

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine Inter-scorer Reliability
Program: Respiratory Events by Richard S. Rosenberg and Steven Van Hout

Introduction to the Sleep Apnea Patient
Centered Outcomes Network by Pamela Minkley

In the Moonlight - Don Fahy

 

Vol. 23, Number 1

CPAP May Improve Asthma Control by Regina Patrick
Find Their Pain and Offer a Solution by Pamela Minkley
The Future of Sleep Technology: Next Steps by Rita Brooks
Manager’s Desk: Frequently Asked Questions
About Sleep Coding by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Alternobaric Vertigo in a Patient on Positive Airway Pressure Therapy
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Associated Comorbidities by Mark D. Eley
In the Moonlight - William Eckhardt

Vol. 22, Number 4

AAST Sleep Technology Summit Highlights by Rita Brooks
The Neurochemistry of Sleep Paralysis by Regina Patrick
Enhancing Health Literacy and Patient Communication
in a Sleep Center Environment by Mark D. Eley

Outbound and Inbound Marketing in Your Sleep Center by Kevin Asp and Laura Linley
Dionysius the Tyrant: Evidence for Alcohol Induced Sleep Apnea by Reg Hackshaw
Commentary: Out of Center Sleep Testing by Laree Fordyce
Sleep Technologists Educational Needs Assessment by Mary Ellen Wells and Bradley V. Vaughn
Prognosticating the Future of Sleep Technologists by Douglas Kirsch
In the Moonlight - Susan O'Nale

 

 

Vol. 22, Number 3

Zolpidem and Memory by Regina Patrick
Reducing Healthcare Disparities in the Sleep Center by Mark D. Eley
Networking: A Key to Open Career Development by Joanne Hebding
Are You Sure You Don't Have Sleep Apnea? by Richard S. Rosenberg
Oral Appliance Therapy: A New Perspcetive by Laree Fordyce
In the Moonlight - Dawn Clayton

 

 

Vol. 22, Number 2

Wavelengths of Light and Their Impact on Sleep by Regina Patrick
Oral Appliance Compliance Measurement by Richard A. Bonato
Attitudes and Expectations: Psychological
Components of Treating Sleep Apnea by Tracy R. Nasca

Technical Corner: Central Hypopneas – A New Perspective? by Richard S. Rosenberg
To Meet or Not to Meet? That's Not the Question by Laree Fordyce
In the Moonlight - Christin Day

 

Vol. 22, Number 1

Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Diabetic Retinopathy by Regina Patrick
It's All in The Genes by Joanne Hebding
Patient and Individual Safety in the Sleep Center: A Physical
and Information Technology Perspective by Mark D. Eley

Legal Notes: The Impact of Out of Center Sleep Testing by Jayme R. Matchinski
Technical Corner: The Evolving Definition of Hypopnea: Desaturations,
Arousals, Both or Either? by Richard S. Rosenberg

“Why did my CPAP beat me Up?” bilateral Periorbital Ecchymosis
Associated with Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Therapy

In the Moonlight - Nisar Ashraf

 

Vol. 21, Number 4

Diabetes and Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Regina Patrick
Cloud Computing by Joanne Hebding
The Challenges and Joys of the Pediatric Patient by Robin Goldman
Technical Corner: The Elusive Moment of Sleep Onset by Richard S. Rosenberg
Manager's Desk: Beating the 80-20 Rule for Better
Sleep Lab Management by Jacquelyn Polito

In the Moonlight - Ramon Laqui

Vol. 21, Number 3

Sodium Oxybate and Sleep-Disordered Breathing by Regina Patrick
Health Informatics and the Sleep Technology Profession by Mark D. Eley
Provent for OSA: A Treatment that Sticks by Kimberly Trotter
Case Study: Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome by Joanne Hebding
Technical Corner: Why is it so Hard to Stage Score
Recordings With Frequent Apnea? by Richard S. Rosenberg

Patient's Perspective: Tips for CPAP Compliance by Tracy R. Nasca
In the Moonlight - Allen Boone

Vol. 21, Number 2

Beta-Blocker Drugs and Sleep Disturbances by Regina Patrick
Mask Condensation as a Useful Tool in Monitoring Correlation of Respiratory
Channels during CPAP Titration by Adam Foreman, Philip Alapat and Lata Castur

Improve Patient Outcomes while Sustaining
Profitability Part One: PAP-NAP by Brian Merritt

Invited Commentary: AASM Coding and Compliance Committee Response
to “Improve Patient Outcomes while Sustaining Profitability Part One: PAP-NAP

Case Study: ASV Titration by Joanne Hebding
Technical Corner: Determining Rise Time and Other PAP Device Settings
in Relation to the Patient's Respiratory Cycle and Pathophysiology by Will Eckhardt

Commentary: Home Sleep Testing Considerations by Brant Steffes
In the Moonlight - Gena Seville

Vol. 21, Number 1

CPAP Treatment and Stroke Rehabilitation by Regina Patrick
Sleep Center Database Management by Mark D. Eley
Home Sleep Testing Revisited by Richard A. Bonato
Technical Corner: Ask Dr. Jim and Tracy by James C. O’Brien and Tracy R. Nasca
Manager's Desk: Practical, Cost-Effective Methods for
Staff Training and Development by Josh Alexander

Better Sleep Hygiene for Weary Women by Jacquelyn Polito
Principles of Conducting Quality Research by Jagraj Singh Dhaliwal
A Historical Context For Declassified Government Research
Involving 'Alpha Wave Induction' Between Identical Twins by Reg Hackshaw

In the Moonlight - Clarinda Sachaschik

 

Vol. 20, Number 4

Free-Running Rhythm in Sighted People by Regina Patrick
Patient Care Practices Following Lights On by Anglee Leviner
Case Study: Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Oral Appliance by Joanne Hebding
Technical Corner: What Sleep Technologists Should Know
About Oral Appliances by Richard A. Bonato and Allen J. Moses

Manager's Desk: Effective Communication in Difficult Conversations by Jacquelyn Polito
Ask Dr. Jim and Tracy: Mask Selection and Fit by James C. O’Brien and Tracy R. Nasca
Thirty Years of CPAP Therapy by Wayne Peacock
The Societal Burden of Sleep Deprivation and Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea by Samuel Sealy
In the Moonlight - Brant Steffes

Vol. 20, Number 3

Long-Term Opioid Drug Treatment and Sleep Disordered Breathing by Regina Patrick
Case Study: Complex Sleep Apnea by Joanne Hebding
An Unusual Artifact in Polysomnography During PAP Titration by Rajesh P. Poothrikovil
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Technical Corner: Understanding RIP Effort Waveforms by Richard Swanson
Legal Notes: Medical Equipment Contracts and Transfer of Ownership by Jayme R. Matchinski
In the Moonlight - Deborah Mansfield

Vol. 20, Number 2

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Sickle Cell Disease by Regina Patrick
Case Study: Loud Snoring, Dream Enactment and Daytime Sleepiness by Joanne Hebding
Scoring Center: Differentiating between Hypersynchronous
Theta and Seizure Activity by Rachel Mouton

Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Technical Corner: Requirements and Techniques for
Cleaning Equipment in the Sleep Lab by Mary Kay Hobby

Ask Dr. Jim and Tracy by James C. O’Brien and Tracy R. Nasca

Vol. 20, Number 1

Recent Findings in Kleine-Levin Syndrome by Regina Patrick
Progression of Neuromuscular Disorders and
Sleep-Related Dysfunction by Mary Ellen Wells

Utilizing Bilevel Therapy to "Rescue" Non-Compliant CPAP Patients by Denise Hartsell
Emergency Protocols and Documentation in the Sleep Center by Wayne Peacock
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Technical Corner: Keeping Surfaces and Medical
Equipment Clean in the Sleep Lab by Mary Jones-Parker

In the Moonlight - Susan Keller Yenney

Vol. 19, Number 4

OSA Related to Vagal Nerve Stimulator Therapy: A
Sleep Center Case Study by Carolyn C. Campo

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Periodontitis by Regina Patrick
Thermocouples and Thermistors by Richard Swanson
Not Just Short Adults: What Sleep Technologists Need to Know
about Children and Sleep by Judith A. Owens and Christopher J. Gable

Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Technical Corner: Understanding Pulse Oximetry by Mary Jones-Parker
In the Moonlight - Louie Scalise

Vol. 19, Number 3

Possible Neuronal Loss with Insomnia by Regina Patrick
Nitric Oxide, Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Upper Airway Inflammation by Mohammed Quadri
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Manager's Desk: Risk Management Strategy and Techniques for Sleep Facilities by Duwayne Barrett
Technical Corner: AASM Scoring Manual Frequently Asked Questions – Continued
Patient’s Perspective: The A, B, C of PAP by Tracy R. Nasca and James C. O'Brien
In the Moonlight - Elise Maher

Vol. 19, Number 2

OSA-Related Neuronal Changes in the Pediatric Brain by Regina Patrick
Sleep Disorders and Menopause by Mohammed Quadri
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Type 2 Diabetes by Barbara Richard
Developing Capacity for Evidence-Based Decision Making
in the Sleep Technologist by Kathy F. Spurr and Robert W. Gilbert

Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Technical Corner: Digital Display Resolution by Mary Jones-Parker
In the Moonlight - Kimberly Trotter

Vol. 19, Number 1

Apnea-Induced Hypoxia and Heart Failure by Regina Patrick
Sleep Disorders and Fibromyalgia by Mohammed Quadri
Enhancing Conventional Sleep Medicine with Herbal Supplements by Kent Caylor
AASM Scoring Manual Frequently Asked Questions – Continued
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Technical Corner: Low-Pass (High Frequency) Filters by Mary Ellen Wells


Vol. 18, Number 4

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder & Sleep Disorders by Regina Patrick
Insomnia in Adolescence by Mohammed Quadri
Epilepsy: The Night Thief by Mary Ellen Wells
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Scoring Center: Polysomnographic Features of
Sleep Disordered Breathing – UARS and RERA by Nic Butkov

Technical Corner: The Significance of Congestive Heart Failure in the Sleep Lab by CHad Eiken


Vol. 18, Number 3

Narcolepsy and Olfactory Dysfunction by Regina Patrick
Maternal and Infant Sleep: Realities, Research and Strategies by Libby Rosen and Leslie Arnold
Decreased Testosterone and Sleep by Komelia Deneau and Wayne Conn
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Scoring Center: Polysomnographic Features of Sleep Disordered
Breathing - Examining Basic Scoring Definitions by Nik Butkov

Technical Corner: Sampling Rates for Recording Digital Polysomnography by Mary Jones-Parker


Vol. 18, Number 2

AAST Technical Guideline for Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Adherence and Follow-Up Care
Histamine and Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) by Regina Patrick
Memory, Sleep and Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Mohammed Quadri
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson
Scoring Center: Polysomnographic Features of Sleep Disordered Breathing by Nic Butkov
Technical Corner: Periodic Limb Movements in Sleep by Wayne Peacock


Vol. 18, Number 1

Fasting and Circadian Rhythmicity by Regina Patrick
A Brief Overview of Neurotransmitters and Sleep by Mohammed Quadri
An Introduction to Artifact Recognition Part 2 by Wayne Peacock
Seizure Mimicry by Robert Geck
Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder by Anstella Robinson
Cardiac Corner: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson


Vol. 17, Number 4

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, the Liver and Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Regina Patrick
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and the Immune System by Mohammed Quadri
An Introduction to Artifact Recognition Part 1 by Wayne Peacock
AASM Scoring Manual FAQs – Continued
Technical Corner: Perfecting the Art of Patient Hookup by Joanne Hebding
Scoring Center: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson


Vol. 17, Number 3

Idiopathic Recurrent Stupor by Regina Patrick
AASM Scoring Manual FAQs – Continued
Technical Corner: High Oximeter Readings on Room Air by Carolyn C. Campo
Scoring Center: Name that Arryhthmia by Jon Atkinson
Patient’s Perspective: Selecting the Right Mask for Women by Tracy R. Nasca
Legal Notes: NCD or LCD – Which Coverage Rules Apply? by Jayme R. Matchinski


Vol. 17, Number 2

Impotence Drugs and Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Regina Patrick
Understanding Respiratory Inductance Plethysmography by Richard Swanson
Parasomnias: A Thin Line between Sleep and Wake by Wayne Peacock
Parasomnias and the Law: “But officer, I was asleep!” by Todd J. Swick
Technical Corner: Identifying Appropriate Equipment by Reggie Binns
Scoring Center: Name that Arrhythmia by Jon Atkinson


Vol. 17, Number 1

Nicotine and Infant Sleep by Regina Patrick
An Overview of Supplemental Oxygen by Mary Jones-Parker
Technical Corner: AASM Scoring Manual FAQs - Part 2
Scoring Center: Scoring Cardiac Dysrhythmias - Part 2 by Jon Atkinson
Patient’s Perspective: What Women Want by Tracy R. Nasca
Legal Notes: The Impact of the Stark III Regulations
on Your Sleep Lab by Jayme R. Matchinski


Vol. 16, Number 4

Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetes by Regina Patrick
The Benefits of Heated Humidification by Edwin Cintron
Actively Sleeping by Will Eckhardt
Electrified Thoughts: The Early History of EEG
and American Pop Culture by Reg Hackshaw

Technical Corner: AASM Scoring Manual FAQs – Part 1
Scoring Center: Scoring Cardiac Dysrhythmias - Part 1 by Jon Atkinson


Vol. 16, Number 3

Allergy and Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children by Regina Patrick
Pediatric Obesity and Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Wayne Peacock
Pediatric Sleep: A Growing Need by Margaret Papadakis
Increasing PAP Compliance: Helping Your Patients Succeed by Angela Marczali
Technical Corner: Tips for Working the Night Shift by Cynthia Mattice
Scoring Center: REM Sleep Behavior Disorder by Mark R. Pressman


Vol. 16, Number 2

A Technologist Reviews the New Scoring Manual by Angela Marczali
Depression and OSA in Patients with Coronary Disease by Regina Patrick
Clinical Implications of Pharyngeal Critical (Pcrit)
Pressure in Patients with OSA by Will Eckhardt

Technical Corner: Complex Sleep Disordered Breathing by Mary Jones-Parker
Scoring Center: Cheyne Stokes Breathing
Physician's Perspective: Pressure, Flow and Resistance by James C. O'Brien


Vol. 16, Number 1

Recurrent Dreams or Recurrent Threat Simulation? by Regina Patrick
Core Competency: Age Specific Care and Evaluation in Polysomnographic Technology
‘Quiet Wakefulness’ or Sleep Fragmentation? Changing
Patterns of Nocturnal Sleep in Early Modern America by Reg Hackshaw

New Hires: What Your Sleep Lab Should Consider by Jayme R. Matchinski
Keeping Night Techs Healthy and Happy by Wayne Peacock
Technical Corner by Theresa Shumard


Vol. 15, Number 4

APT Practice Parameter for Standard Polysomnography
Deep Brain Stimulation and Sleep by Regina Patrick
Pulse Transit Time: A Useful Clinical Tool? by Kimberly Trotter
Inadequate Sleep and Depression by Joshua Cole
They Come From the Cortex by Will Eckhardt
Pathological Yawning by Joanne Hebding

 

Vol. 15, Number 3

Can We Learn While Sleeping? by Reg Hackshaw
You May Be Losing Your Hearing As You Sleep by Regina Patrick
Cardiac Pacing and Sleep Disordered Breathing by Regina Patrick
Sleep and the Immune System by Edwin Cintron and Kornelia Deneau
A2Zzz Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker
HIPAA Compliance in the Sleep Lab by Jayme R. Matchinski


Vol. 15, Number 2

Medicare Region 6 Local Coverage Determinations for Outpatient Sleep Studies
Dealing with Difficult Patients in a Sleep Center by Brendan Duffy
The Impact of Non-Competition and Non-Solicitation
Clauses on Sleep Labs by Jayme R. Matchinski

Two Centuries of Unusual Patented Device Remedies for Insomnia by Reg Hackshaw
To Sleep, Perchance to Dream by Kimberly Trotter
Bright Light and Menstrual Difficulties Regina Patrick
Your Role in Public Awareness by Joshua Cole


Vol. 15, Number 1

What is a Blood Gas? by Will Eckhardt
Breast Cancer and Night Shift Work by Regina Patrick
What Sleep Labs and DME Providers Should Know About
the DME Competitive Bidding Program by Jayme R. Matchinski

Sleep Loss Equals Weight Gain by Edwin Cintron
A2Zzzz Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker
Resumes and Curriculum Vitae: A Potential Employer’s First Impression by Joshua Cole


Vol. 14, Number 3

CPAP Desensitization in the Sleep Lab by Kimberly Trotter
High School Athletics and the Sleepy Teen Athlete by Brendan Duffy
Sleep Apnea and Pregnancy by Regina Patrick
Negotiating Managed Care Contracts: Key Points
for Sleep Disorder Centers by Jayme R. Matchinski

A2Zzzz Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker


Vol. 14, Number 2

Nutrition and Sleep Disorders by Regina Patrick
Actigraphy Usage by Wayne Peacock
Q&A with BRPT by Mark A. DiPhillipo
A2Zzzz Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker
The Job Interview by Joshua Cole


Vol. 14, Number 1

Ventilatory Control and the Thoracic Pump by Will Eckhardt
Sudden Unexplained Nocturnal Death: Can a Cultural Interpretation Provide Clues? by Reg Hackshaw
Standardized Nursing Language for Sleep by Regina Ledford
The Strategic Uses of Sleep Deprivation by Regina Patrick
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Disturbed Sleep in Pediatric Populations by Patrick Sorenson
Caffeine by Michelle Pavelski
Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker
Electronic Medical Records and Your Sleep Lab by Jayme R. Matchinski


Vol. 13, Number 4

Ghrelin and Sleep Apnea by Regina Patrick
The Dangers of Untreated Sleep-Related Breathing
Disorders Finally Recognized by the Mainstream Media? by Iain Boyle

Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker
Modafinil and CPAP Therapy by Will Eckhardt
Seasonal Affective Disorder by Iain Boyle
Key Provisions to Consider for a Medical Director Contract by Jayme R. Matchinski


Vol. 13, Number 3

Comparation of Polysomnographic Data in
Patients from Sleep Institute — Federal University of Sao Paulo (Brazil)

Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome and Sleep by Regina Patrick
Federal Court Overturns Hours of Service Rules
Waking Dreams in Caribbean Folklore as
Examples of Dissociated Sleep by Reg Hackshaw

Math 101 for Sleep Technologists by Laura Linley and Robert Pamenter


Vol. 13, Number 2

Electrical Pacemaker to Improve Sleep Apnea Syndrome by Edwin Cintron
Business Practices for the Sleep Technologist by Michael J. Breus
What Can Be Done to Help Encourage Sleep in the
Child with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Part II by Dr. David Harrell

Lateral Pharyngoplasty: A New Surgery for Sleep Apnea by Regina Patrick
Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker

Vol. 13, Number 1

Limitations of Pulse Oximetry by Edwin Cintron
Can’t I Just Take a Pill For It? by Regina Patrick
Help Treat Sleep Problems of Autistic Children: Part I by David Harrell
Technical Corner by Mary Jones-Parker
Seeing Clearly: Optimize Your Monitor Settings by Andrew Korbel