Case Study of the Month

Case Study of the Month – June 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for June is about a is about a 7-year-old male who presented with nocturnal behaviors that began one year prior to clinic presentation. The behaviors primarily consisted of nocturnal headaches that would awaken him from sleep, occasionally [...]

2020-06-11T13:56:58-05:00June 11th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – May 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for May is about a is about a 14-year-old young man who presented to a sleep center upon referral by his psychiatrist. Medical history is significant for recurrent depression, for which the patient is receiving both bupropion [...]

2020-06-11T13:56:41-05:00May 15th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – April 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for April is about a healthy 23-year-old male who presented with an acute inability to sleep for 7 consecutive days and nights. More than 2 weeks prior to his first consultation in the sleep clinic, the patient [...]

2020-04-16T20:29:13-05:00April 16th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – February 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for February involves an 8-year-old male who presented with his mother to the pediatric sleep clinic with concerns about unusual movements during sleep. The case was submitted by Xuesong Chen, MD, David Adejorin, MD, and Kevin A. [...]

2020-02-14T17:07:59-06:00February 14th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – January 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for January involves a patient who presented as a 31-year-old married female who was 28 weeks pregnant with her first child. Narcolepsy had been diagnosed in this patient 2 years prior at another facility by history and [...]

2020-01-16T21:36:52-06:00January 16th, 2020|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – December 2019

The AASM Case Study of the Month for December involves a 7-year-old male who presented to the sleep medicine clinic with complaints of multiple falls associated with loss of consciousness. The case was submitted by J Mohammad I. Ullah, MD, and Sadeka Tamanna, MD, [...]

2019-12-12T17:39:06-06:00December 12th, 2019|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – November 2019

The AASM Case Study of the Month for November involves a patient with jaw pain, headaches, snoring and nonrestorative sleep. She was referred by her general dentist and sleep physician for evaluation and treatment. The case was submitted by Joseph Yousefian, DMD, MS, and [...]

2019-11-15T15:46:42-06:00November 15th, 2019|Case Study of the Month|

Case Study of the Month – September 2019

The AASM Case Study of the Month for September 2019 involves a 17-year-old girl with a history of fibromyalgia who presents to the sleep clinic with a chief complaint of sleep-onset insomnia. The case was submitted by Valerie McLaughlin Crabtree, PhD; Jyoti Krishna, MD; [...]

2019-12-23T15:47:05-06:00September 12th, 2019|Case Study of the Month|