Can you solve this sleep medicine-themed crossword puzzle, designed specifically for Sleep Review readers? A hard copy published in the June/July 2017 issue.
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Sleep Medicine-Themed Clues
1 Academy for dental sleep medicine professionals, abbr.
3 Teeth grinding
7 Monitors airflow during a sleep study
11 Test detecting electrical activity in the brain, abbr.
16 Sleep as Android, for example
17 To and _____
18 Underdiagnosed sleep disorder
27 Slang name for the heart
28 Total expenses
29 www.sleepreviewmag.com for example
30 Email ending
31 Of long standing
32 Providence state
33 Drug that induces sleep
1 Review process for healthcare associations
2 Excessive noise
4 Puts into service
5 CPAP mask
6 Beef or pork
8 Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, abbr.
9 Obstruction here can cause sleep apnea
12 Atlanta’s state
15 Stumbling expression
19 Style of CPAP mask that covers the nose
21 Type of dream
23 Registered Polysomnographic
26 Weight measurement, for short
28 Three of something
29 Tall vase
30 Obtainable from a pharmacy without prescription, abbr.
UPDATED 8/14/17. Here is the answer key. The key is also published in the August/September 2017 issue. To suggest clues for an upcoming sleep crossword, email sroy[at]medqor.com. To sponsor a future puzzle, email rfelts[at]medqor.com.
Myles Mellor is a full-time professional crossword puzzle writer who is internationally published.