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Sleep Apnea

Full pediatric poly-somnography

Medical prescription compulsory 

Where?

Diagnostic test performed in clinic during a full night’s sleep.

How?

The test documents a set of physiological data for your child, including:

  • Cerebral, cardiac, muscular electrical activity
  • Some respiratory parameters

This takes place in a completely sound-proof room adapted to pediatric customers under the supervision of a respiratory therapist or a medical electrophysiology technologist.

When is this test indicated?

When the presence of obstructive apnea (respiratory arrest) is not visible, but we regardless suspect the presence of sleep disorders.

Contra-indications

None.

 

Procedures and indications to follow