Case Study of the Month

Case Study of the Month – May 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for May  is about a 32-year-old man who presented to a sleep clinic with a complaint of EDS. This patient had past medical history significant for hypertension and previous hallucinogenic drug use. The case was submitted by [...]

2021-05-13T09:33:45-05:00May 13th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – April 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for April  is about a 24-month-old girl whose mother was contacted by the daycare center regarding an abnormal breathing pattern that had been observed. The case was submitted by Suresh Kotagal, MD, and is published in the [...]

2021-04-15T10:52:16-05:00April 15th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – March 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for March  is about a 55-year-old female with a history of depression and anxiety disorder presented with complaints of fragmented sleep and eating at night. The case was submitted by Wajahat Khan, MD, and is published in [...]

2021-03-11T16:06:49-06:00March 11th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – February 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for February  is about  a 16-year-old male with no significant past medical history who presented with a chief complaint of recurrent episodes of excessive sleepiness. Per family report, the patient had four separate episodes of prolonged hypersomnia [...]

2021-02-11T08:06:39-06:00February 11th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – January 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for January  is about a 15-month-old girl whose parents report has never slept through the night. The child currently awakens about every 1.5 to 2 hrs “screaming” and extremely agitated, beginning at about 23:00. The case was submitted [...]

2021-02-10T16:39:24-06:00January 14th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – December 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for December is about a 25-year-old male who presented to the sleep clinic with difficulty falling asleep, difficulty waking in the morning, and EDS for the past 10 years. His sleep schedule included a weekday bedtime of [...]

2021-02-10T16:38:53-06:00December 10th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – November 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for November is about a 19-year-old college sophomore who plays football at a Division II school, who presented to a sleep center with symptoms of daytime sleepiness, excessive energy in the late evening, aches and joint pain, [...]

2021-02-10T16:38:15-06:00November 12th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – October 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for October is about a 32-year-old male active-duty Army noncommissioned officer who was referred for evaluation of snoring, witnessed apneas, and excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS). He had one prior year-long combat deployment to Iraq in 2010. The [...]

2020-10-15T12:25:03-05:00October 15th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – September 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for September is about a 4-year-old female who presents to the pediatric sleep clinic with her mother. Her mother reports a 3-year history of snoring and restless sleep. Even as an infant, the patient’s family noticed she [...]

2020-09-16T09:56:51-05:00September 16th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – August 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for August is about a 65-year-old man with Parkinson Disease (PD) who presented to the sleep clinic for evaluation of a 2-year history of excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS). The case was submitted by Andrew Lim, MD and [...]

2020-08-13T10:39:56-05:00August 13th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|