Patient Checklist

The sleep lab provides sheets, blankets, pillows, and towels.

Please bring the following with you to the Sleep Lab:

  • Comfortable sleepwear
  • Favorite pillow and/or blanket, if you choose
  • Toiletries: Toothbrush, toothpaste, comb, shampoo, ect.
  • Clothes to wear home
  • Medications (No medicines will be given by the sleep lab staff)
  • Reading material, if you choose
  • Completed questionnaire
  • all medications and respiratory equipment, if applicable


Additional Guidelines:

  • Eat dinner before coming to the Sleep Lab
  • Do not consume large amounts of caffeine 12 hours before the sleep study
  • Do not consume any alcohol
  • Do not take a nap during the day of the sleep study
  • Do not use hairspray, gels, mousse, ect. the day of the sleep study


Continue all medications ordered by your physician:

  • If diabetic, PLEASE remember to bring insulin and a snack