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.


Click on the thumbnail or 0617Crossword to open a printable PDF.

Sleep Medicine-Themed Clues


1 Academy for dental sleep medicine professionals, abbr.

3 Teeth grinding

7 Monitors airflow during a sleep study

10 Additional

11 Test detecting electrical activity in the brain, abbr.

13 ____somnia

14 ___authorization

16 Sleep as Android, for example

17 To and _____

18 Underdiagnosed sleep disorder

20 ___medicine

22 Along

25 Micro____

27 Slang name for the heart

28 Total expenses

29 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
Technologist, abbr.

24 Fatigued

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] To sponsor a future puzzle, email rfelts[at]


Myles Mellor is a full-time professional crossword puzzle writer who is internationally published.