Case Study of the Month

Case Study of the Month – October 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for October is about a 15-year-old typically developing female with asthma, chronic allergic rhinitis, hypertension, and obesity presented for evaluation of nocturnal enuresis. Enuresis occurred nightly, and the patient has never previously been consistently dry during sleep. [...]

2021-10-15T12:11:25-05:00October 15th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – August 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for August  is about a 6-year-old female with no past medical history other than chronic snoring who presented to the emergency department with a 2-day history of lethargy, productive cough with white, frothy sputum, and hypoxemia to [...]

2021-08-12T11:06:09-05:00August 12th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – July 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for July  is about a 69-year-old male who worked as an anatomy professor presented to the sleep center with a history of leg cramps for more than 10 years. The case was submitted by Shalini Manchanda, MD, [...]

2021-07-15T15:58:26-05:00July 15th, 2021|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – June 2021

The AASM Case Study of the Month for June  is about a 10-year-old Caucasian girl who was seen in the pediatric sleep clinic accompanied by her parents. Her parents are concerned with their daughter’s sleepiness, which has become slowly more problematic over the past [...]

2021-07-15T16:09:25-05:00June 15th, 2021|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 [...]

2021-06-15T16:54:32-05:00May 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|