Sleep Disorders Medicine: Basic Science, Technical Considerations and Clinical Aspects

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Sudhansu Chokroverty
Springer, May 2, 2017 - Medical - 1269 pages
Since publication of the first edition in 1994, the second edition in 1999, and the third edition in 2009, many new advances in sleep medicine have been made and warrant a fourth edition. This comprehensive text features 19 additional chapters and covers basic science, technical and laboratory aspects and clinical and therapeutic advances in sleep medicine for beginners and seasoned practitioners.
With the discovery of new entities, many new techniques and therapies, and evolving basic science understanding of sleep, Sleep Disorders Medicine, Fourth Edition brings old and new knowledge about sleep medicine together succinctly in one place for a deeper understanding of the topic. Neurologists, internists, family physicians, pediatricians, psychiatrists, psychologists, otolaryngologists, dentists, neurosurgeons, neuroscientists, intensivists, as well as those interested in advancing their knowledge in sleep and its disorders, will find this edition to be an invaluable resource to this bourgeoning field.
 

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Contents

1 Introduction to the Topic
3
2 Overview of Normal Sleep
5
3 Sleep Deprivation and Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
29
4 Effects of Sleep Deprivation and Sleepiness on Society and Driving
40
5 Neurobiology of REM Sleep NREM Sleep Homeostasis and Gamma Band Oscillations
55
6 Basic Circadian Timing and SleepWake Regulation
78
7 Neurotransmitters Neurochemistry and the Clinical Pharmacology of Sleep
103
8 Neurobiology of NREM Sleep and Thermoregulation in Sleep
119
31 Sleep Duration Morbidity and Mortality
559
32 Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
567
33 Central Sleep Apnea Hypoventilation Syndrome and Sleep in High Altitude
597
34 Positive Airway Pressure in the Treatment of Sleep ApneaHypopnea
619
35 Preoperative Perioperative and Postoperative Evaluation and Management of SleepDisordered Breathing
647
36 Oral Appliances and Surgical Techniques for Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
660
37 Nature Evaluation and Treatment of Insomnia
673
38 Narcolepsy and Idiopathic Hypersomnia
697

9 Phylogeny of Sleep
127
Different States with Shared Pathophysiological Traits
143
11 Physiological Changes of Sleep
153
12 Sleep and Immune Regulation
195
13 Sleep and Memory Consolidation
204
14 Dreaming and Sleep Disorder
225
15 Study Design and Analysis in Sleep Medicine
235
Technical Considerations
249
16 Instrumentation Electronics and Signal Analysis
250
17 An Overview of Polysomnographic Technique
267
General Principles and Basic Technology
295
Principles and Applications in Sleep Medicine
331
20 Evaluation and Monitoring of Respiratory Function
339
21 Neuroimaging in Normal and Abnormal Sleep
353
22 Multiple Sleep Latency Test
391
23 Maintenance of Wakefulness Test
399
24 Scoring of Normal Sleep and Arousals
405
25 Scoring of SleepRelated Breathing Events
431
Clinical Topics
448
26 Approach to the Patient with Sleep Complaints
451
27 International Classification of Sleep Disorders
474
Principles and Application in Sleep Medicine
485
29 Genetics of Sleep and Sleep Disorders
523
30 Nutrition and Sleep
538
39 Motor Control and Dyscontrol in Sleep
712
40 Evaluation and Management of RLS and PLMD
759
41 Sleep Breathing and Neurologic Disorders
787
42 Fatigue in Clinical Practice
891
43 Sleep Coma Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States
901
44 Sleep and Epilepsy
914
45 Dreaming in Neurological Disorders
963
46 Sleep in Psychiatric Disorders
977
47 Sleep Disturbances in General Medical Disorders
997
48 Evaluation and Management of Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders
1058
49 Rapid Eye Movement Sleep Behavior Disorder
1069
50 Parasomnias
1087
51 Sleep Disorders in the Elderly
1114
52 Evolution of Sleep from Birth to Adolescence and Sleep Disorders in Children
1139
53 Sleep and Sleep Disorders in Women
1159
54 Sleep Violence and Forensic Implications
1175
55 General Principle of Treatment of Sleep Dysfunction and Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Sleep Disorders
1187
I
1208
Alternative Medicine II
1221
58 Sleep in Extreme Environment
1233
Sleep Disorders Medicine
1242
Epilogue
1243
Index
1244
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Sudhansu Chokroverty, MD,FRCP
Professor of Neuroscience, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJClinical Professor of Neurology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJDirector of Sleep Research & Co-Chair emeritus of NeurologyJFK New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, Edison, NJ, US

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