The residents of Fairfield County, Connecticut, in cities like Stamford, Greenwich, New Canaan, Darien and Norwalk do not seem to have the time to go to a sleep center/hospital. This is in spite of the fact that such a study could reveal sleep apnea, a health risk that affects an estimated twenty million Americans. Now it is possible to have a sleep study done in the comforts of one’s own home, in one’s own bed. For people that have severe time limitations, the Itamar PAT-200 can be a time saver, and, very possibly, a life-saver.
This video, from Itamar Medical, explains how revolutionary such a device can be in helping to diagnose and treat obstructive sleep apnea: