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Sleep Diagnostics

Welcome to Mountain States Medical Group-Sleep Diagnostics

Our sleep diagnostic teams can provide services such as:

  • Home Sleep Testing (HST)
  • Sleep disorder consultations with board certified sleep physicians and supervised sleep clinicians
  • CPAP management and follow-up
  • In-lab sleep diagnostic testing for sleep apnea, undetermined excessive daytime sleepiness, restless leg syndrome and insomnia

THE EFFECTS OF SLEEPINESS AND FATIGUE

  • Impaired reaction time, judgment and vision
  • Problems with information processing and short-term memory
  • Decreased performance, vigilance and motivation
  • Increased moodiness and aggressive behaviors
  • Increased “microsleeps” (brief 2- to 3-second sleep episodes)

EFFECTS OF SLEEPINESS AT WORK

  • Concentration - 68%
  • Handling stress - 65%
  • Relating to others - 38%
  • Solving problems - 57%
  • Listening - 57%
  • Decision-making - 56%

WORK ISSUES DUE TO SLEEPINESS

  • Late to work -14%
  • Stay home from work - 4%
  • Fall asleep at work - 7%
  • Make errors - 19%
  • Accidents and injuries - 2%

Source: NSF 2000 Sleep In America Poll

 
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Dr. Elie Nader joins Community Physicians Pulmonology, Norton

NORTON, Va. – Community Physicians Pulmonology welcomes Elie Nader, MD, to the team. ... read more about Dr. Elie Nader joins Community Physicians Pulmonology, Norton.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Dr. W. Aaron Hood joins Mountain States Medical Group – Gastroenterology, Abingdon

ABINGDON, Va. – Mountain States Medical Group - Gastroenterology in Abingdon welcomes W. Aaron Hood, DO, to the team. ... read more about Dr. W. Aaron Hood joins Mountain States Medical Group – Gastroenterology, Abingdon.