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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Terminology Check:

Here's How Sleep Studies and Polysomnography Relate to Each Other

Hint: Eliminating one points you to the other. Sleep studies are tests that watch what happens to a patient’s body during sleep, and try to find out what causes sleep problems. Sleep studies usually are done in a hospital’s sleep lab or with portable equipment the patient uses at home. The most common type of sleep study is polysomnography. A [...]