Pediatric Patients aged 7-12
As of July 2015 WOSC will be seeing Pediatric patients between the ages of 7-12, with Respiratory Sleep Disordered Breathing. (snoring and obstructive sleep apnea)
**All pediatric patient require a Parent or Guardian to stay with them for the over night sleep study**
Please complete a Sleep diary of your child's sleep. A sleep diary can be printed from this link.
PEDIATRICS Sleep study Requisition
PEDIATRICS Instructions for Over Night Sleep Study
PEDIATRICS Pre Sleep Questionnaire
Recommendations for Amount of Sleep for Healthy Children to Promote Optimal Health
Infants 4-12 months should sleep 12 to 16 hours per 24 hours (including naps)
Children 1-2 years of age should sleep 11 to 14 hours per 24 hours (including naps)
Children 3-5 years of age should sleep 10 to 13 hours per 24 hours (including naps)
Children 6-12 years of age should sleep 9 to 12 hours per 24 hours
Teenagers 13-18 years of age should sleep 8 to 10 hours per 24 hours
Consensus Statement of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine on the Recommended Amount of Sleep for Healthy Children: Methodology and Discussion
An illustrated storybook to help children understand and feel comfortable with starting CPAP (A resource for parents and children):
Click here to view storybook.