Respiratory and sleep disorder unit | East and North Herts NHS Trust

Respiratory and sleep disorder unit

Our unit offers a wide range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients with:

  • Suspected obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS)
  • Restless leg syndrome (RLS)
  • Periodic limb movement (PLM)
  • Obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS)
  • Insomnia

Our unit is based at the Lister hospital; we also run outpatient clinics at Hertford County hospital.

Treatments we provide

Diagnostics:

  • Overnight Sa02 (oximetry) monitoring
  • Domiciliary (home) multi channel sleep study
  • Actigraphy monitor 

Treatments:

  • CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure)
  • MAS (mandibular advancement splint)

Other services available:

  • Weight loss and control advice
  • Sleep hygiene advice
  • Smoking cessation
  • Surgical review
  • Sleep apnoea patients support group

 

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