home apnea monitoring

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  • need determined by medical history + face-to-face (in-person or telemedicine) exam by a physician
  • data must be interpreted by a provider who is board-certified in sleep medicine or overseen by a board certified physician
  • test data alone should not be used to make diagnoses, evaluate treatment efficacy, or make treatment decisions

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  1. American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) AASM releases position statement on home sleep apnea testing. Press Release. Oct 13, 2017 https://aasm.org/aasm-releases-position-statement-home-sleep-apnea-testing/
    Rosen IM, Kirsch DB, Chervin RD et al Clinical Use of a Home Sleep Apnea Test: An American Academy of Sleep Medicine Position Statement. J Clin Sleep Med. 2017;13(10):1205-1207 http://jcsm.aasm.org/ViewAbstract.aspx?pid=31106
    Baughn J, D'Andrea L, Friedman N et al American Academy of Sleep Medicine Position Paper for the Use of a Home Sleep Apnea Test for the Diagnosis of OSA in Children. J Clin Sleep Med. 2017;13(10):1199-1203 http://jcsm.aasm.org/ViewAbstract.aspx?pid=31105