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What is an Rems test and why is it important?

What are the tests for REM sleep behavior disorder?

  • Physical and neurological exam. Your doctor conducts a physical and neurological exam and evaluates you for REM sleep behavior disorder and other sleep disorders. REM sleep behavior disorder may have symptoms similar to other sleep disorders, or it may coexist with other sleep disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea or narcolepsy.

What equipment do I need for an REM test?

  • REMs require a probe tube (thin, pliable silicone tube), a microphone at the level of the ear, a loudspeaker, and a quiet room. Your audiologist or hearing care provider will examine your ear canal to ensure it is free of ear wax and/or any other debris.

What is remrem and how is it performed?

  • REM can be performed via three methods, Real Ear Insertion Gain, Real Ear Aided Gain and Real Ear Aided Response. All three achieve the same objective in fitting the hearing aid for the patient and they are all equally as efficient as one another. It is just a preference of which method is used.

image-What is an Rems test and why is it important?
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