This test assesses how long and how well you sleep.
A sleep study, also called a polysomnogram, is done to learn if you have a sleep disorder. It can be done overnight in a sleep laboratory, with a technician in attendance, or at home without an attendant using portable equipment.
A sleep study can be done at a sleep center or at home; these costs are for a sleep study performed at a sleep center. Your out of pocket costs may be significantly lower if your sleep study is performed at home (an unattended sleep study).
When performed at a sleep center (an attended sleep study) you should:
At the time of the test small electrodes will be placed on your body; elastic straps will be placed around your chest and belly to monitor your breathing and other functions.
What should I ask my healthcare provider before having my sleep study?
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