Sleep Laboratory

MAC Clinical Research - Sleep Laboratory at our Merseyside site

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MAC’s Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered sleep clinic in Liverpool, England, has been tailored to conduct highly specialised polysomnography studies and healthcare services. This state-of-the-art facility enables us to generate high quality diagnostic sleep study reports in a comfortable, safe, and private environment. MAC have invested in the latest sleep technology, which delivers the highest quality research data to our study Sponsors. Our patients receive a sleep profile, through identifying or ruling out potential sleep disorders.

Sleep Patient at MAC Clinical Research
Sleep Patient at MAC Clinical Research Merseyside

The sleep laboratory offers assessments for a wide range of sleep conditions, including:

  • Sleep Apnoea
  • Narcolepsy
  • Parasomnias
  • Excessive sleepiness
  • Insomnia
  • Snoring
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep-related seizure disorders
  • REM sleep behaviour disorders


Our Merseyside clinic houses a dedicated sleep team, including a Sleep Physiologists, Sleep Technicians, neurophysiologists, and an experienced, fully trained clinical team who are competent in conducting a broad range of sleep and neurophysiological assessments.

MAC Sleep Laboratory Overview:

MAC can perform a full range of sleep analyses. An overview of the techniques and assessments we conduct in our bespoke Sleep Laboratory can be found on our Sleep Assessments page.

  • Five sleep lab bedrooms (4 adult and 1 adult/paediatric), adhering to AASM guidelines; each with en-suite lavatory, Smart TV, and WiFi
  • Fully sound-proofed
  • Light-proof entrance via a vestibule
  • Fully controllable lighting
  • Infra-red HD video system
  • Xltek® HD PSG system and Natus® SleepWorks
  • Intravenous blood sampling
  • Leg electrodes to record movement for limb movement disorder (RAT and LAT)
  • Body position analysis by body position sensor and video
  • Intercom system
  • No windows in the bedrooms
  • Experienced, dedicated sleep lab team
  • Air-conditioning and ventilation
  • Food and drink provided according to study protocol
  • Comfortable relaxation/lounge area with smart TV
MAC Merseyside Patient Lounge