Practice Guidelines 2018-07-12T20:49:28+00:00

Practice Guidelines

Now Available

Position Paper for the Treatment of Nightmare Disorder in Adults

Guidelines at-a-Glance are now available for all current AASM Practice Parameters or Clinical Practice Guidelines. The Guidelines at-a-Glance are designed to give readers a concise list of the clinical practice recommendations in each guideline.

Treatment of Intrinsic CRSWDs

Guideline  |  Algorithm | Case Study | Guideline at-a-Glance

Evaluation and Treatment of Extrinsic CRSWDs

Guideline  |  Review |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Diagnostic Testing for OSA

Guideline  |  Guideline at-a-Glance

OSA Devices for Out-of-Center Testing


Indications for Polysomnography


Use of Actigraphy in the Assessment of Sleep and Sleep Disorders

Guideline  |  Evidence Tables |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Use of MSLT and MWT

Guideline  |  Review  |  Tables |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Treatment of Narcolepsy and Hypersomnias of Central Origin

Guideline  |  Review  |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Evaluation and Management of Chronic Insomnia


Pharmacologic Treatment of Chronic Insomnia

Guideline  |  Editorial | Guideline at-a-glance

Psychological and Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia

Guideline  |  Review | Guideline at-a-glance

Treatment of Nightmare Disorder


Treatment of REM Sleep Behavior Disorder


Respiratory Indications for Polysomnography

Guideline  |  Summary  |  Review |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Non-respiratory Indications for Polysomnography and Multiple Sleep Latency Testing

Guideline  |  Review  |  Table  |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Treatment of Bedtime Problems and Night Wakings

Guideline  |  Review |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Use of an HSAT for the Diagnosis of OSA in Children


Use of Continuous and Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure Devices in Sleep-Related Disorders

Guideline  |  Review | Guideline at-a-Glance

Autotitrating Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Devices for OSA

Guideline  |  Evidence Tables  |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Manual Titration of Positive Airway Pressure in OSA


Oral Appliance Therapy for the Treatment of OSA and Snoring

Guideline  |  Webinar  |  Q&A |  Testimonials |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Surgical Modifications of the Upper Airway for OSA

Guideline  |  Review |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Medical Therapy of OSA

Guideline  |  Review |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Evaluation, Management, and Long-Term Care of OSA in Adults

Position  |  Clinical Algorithm

Treatment of Central Sleep Apnea Syndromes

Guideline  |  Guideline Update: ASV |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Sleep Center Adjustment of NPPV in Stable Chronic Alveolar Hypoventilation Syndrome


Treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome and Periodic Limb Movement Disorder

Guideline  |  Update: Rotigotine  |  Evidence Table |  Guideline at-a-Glance

Telemedicine for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep Disorders