How is a home sleep test (HST) scored?

Updated: Sep 24, 2019
  • Author: Wendy M Smith, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Many machines have an auto-score function, which is sufficient if the results match those anticipated based on the patient’s history and physical examination. If any discrepancy exists, however, manual scoring is recommended. [44]


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