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Sleep disorders may be overlooked on exams

Treating sleep disorders can prevent other comorbid conditions that can lead to more severe sequelae, such as atrial fibrillation. ... Intrinsic sleep disorders. About half of patients with OSA have complaints of insomnia, and RLS can cause insomnia.
February 2012

One more monitor

1-2. Both document how common sleep disorders are. To illustrate, the annual number of prescriptions written for sleeping meds last year was about 60 million. ... Sleep disorders tend to be intertwined with other problems, especially fatigue, depression,
August 2019

Medical News of the Obvious

Among wives of soldiers deployed for up to 11 months, researchers found almost 3,500 more diagnoses of depression, anxiety, sleep disorders and other mental health issues than among wives who
August 2019

The urgencies of care: here, there, and everywhere

Perhaps care for sleep disorders could be housed in or near mattress stores. ... use, dietary pattern, physical activity, sleep, stress, and social connections.
August 2019

Sussing out sleep apnea disorders

Another intriguing area of research is looking at whether apnea might be associated with glucose control, said Andrew Varga, MD, PhD, a neurologist and attending physician in the Sleep Disorders Center ... David Claman, MD, medical director of the UCSF
March 2015

Internists need to know coding for CPAP, observation services

There's more to internal medicine than evaluation and management services. Two of the more common of the uncommon services to code for include CPAP for sleep disorders, and guidance on ... If a patient has sleep apnea, I order a titration study, and then
April 2011

To lie down, perchance to sleep

Wyatt, PhD, director of the Section of Sleep Disorders and Sleep-Wake Research at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.“ And they are doing a very good job of getting those ... Medications (e.g., prednisone, psychostimulants), psychiatric
September 2017

Not sleeping but not sleepy with asymptomatic apnea

Picture by PhotoResearchers.“ My answer is yes,” said Michael Goldman, a corporate lawyer who had experienced no problems with daytime sleepiness before being diagnosed with sleep apnea. ... The trial included 724 non-sleepy patients randomized to
July 2010

For effective smoking cessation, turn ambivalence into action

Leone said. While the drug was associated with a 10-fold increase in sleep disorders, these can be alleviated by taking the drug with food at breakfast and dinner, and not
June 2014

Internists likely to see unprovoked first seizure

and sleep disorders. ... In contrast, other medications are known to exacerbate mood disorders and should be avoided in these patients.
September 2015

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