The complications and patient burdens of sleep apnea diagnosis tests have been a continued issue for Barbara Phillips, MD, MPH, FCCP, reports MD Mag.

Phillips: So, the session that I was involved in as a speaker was a debate, and it was between me and Nancy Collop, who is a past president of the Organized Sleep Medicine Society. And the debate was, I took the ‘pro’ side—which is that people with sleep apnea can bypass the sleep laboratory completely in some cases.