Karl Doghramji, MD





CPAP Mask Maneuvers

August 03, 2014

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness: Which Evaluation First?

July 16, 2014

A 40-year-old man complains of daytime sleepiness that is getting progressively worse. His concentration and memory are failing. Results of labs are normal. Which evaluation tool would you choose?

Slurred Speech After an Argument: What's Sleep Got to Do With It?

July 16, 2014

After an argument with a colleague, a 28-year-old graduate student appears "drunk" in class. What happened on the way to the lecture?

Polysomnography Unmasks Sleep Apnea

March 26, 2014

Results of this sleep study help diagnose the specific type of sleep apnea. Evidence of 5 or more predominantly obstructive respiratory events per hour of sleep suggests obstructive disease.

Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Just Who Is at Risk?

March 26, 2014

During his annual physical examination, a 54-year-old man has no major complaints, reports restful sleep, and is not tired during the day. Is he at risk for obstructive sleep apnea?