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, [...]

2020-11-12T15:50:47-06:00November 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|

Case Study of the Month – July 2020

The AASM Case Study of the Month for July is about a 29-year-old male, accompanied by his wife, who presented with the chief complaint of "unusual sounds during sleep" for at least 2 years. The case was submitted by Cinthya Pena Orbea, MD and [...]

2020-07-16T16:20:11-05:00July 16th, 2020|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|