Sleep Medicine


Cases That Test Your Skills

The teenager who couldn’t stay awake

Mr. G, age 14, presents to the ED with hypersomnolence and altered mental status. Drug screens are negative. What could be causing these symptoms...


Excessive daytime sleepiness

Richa Bhatia, MD, FAPA, discusses the common underlying causes of excessive daytime sleepiness and the importance of screening for and managing...

Cases That Test Your Skills

A veteran who is suicidal while sleeping

Mr. R, age 28, an Iraq and Afghanistan veteran with major depressive disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), is awoken by his wife to...