A 35-year-old member asked:
what can they attach to you in an overnight sleep study?
2 doctor answers
Dr. John Van der Werff answered
38 years experience Dentistry
Many things: Among the things measured include brain waves, jaw muscle activity, breathing rate, blood oxygen, pulse, chest activity, and abdominal activity.
Answered on Mar 21, 2015
Dr. Charles Coleman answered
41 years experience Sleep Medicine
Surface electrodes: If you're worried about needles, don't. Everything that is attached to you is done with glue or paste. Be sure to wash your hair before you leave the sleep lab---the paste is really hard to remove once it dries.
Answered on Dec 16, 2015
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