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TitleReview of sleep medicine
Author [edited by] Alon Y. Avidan
ImprintPhiladelphia, PA : Elsevier, [2018]
Edition Fourth edition
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Descript xvi, 831 pages : illustrations (some color), charts ; 28 cm


I: Sleep medicine exam preparation -- Introduction to sleep medicine -- II: Highlights of normal sleep -- Sleep phylogenic evolution and ontogeny -- Normal human sleep wake patterns -- Highlights of sleep neuroscience -- Normal sleep physiology (Including respiratory and cardiac physiology) -- Genetics in sleep medicine -- Introduction to evaluation tools used in sleep medicine -- An overview of polysomnography -- Sleep stage scoring -- III: Synopsis of sleep disorders -- Sleep deprivation -- The insomnias -- Narcolepsy and hypersomnias of central origin: diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment -- Sleep-related breathing disorders: clinical features and evaluation -- Treatment of sleep-disordered breathing -- Circadian rhythm disorders -- Diagnosis and treatment of parasomnias -- Sleep-related movement disorders -- Overview of electrocephalography and epilepsy -- Sleep and neurological disorders -- Sleep and psychiatric disorders -- Sleep in medical disorders and special populations -- Pediatric sleep-wake disorders -- Synopsis of geriatric sleep disorders -- Cardiac monitoring and scoring in polysomnography -- Pharmacotherapy of common sleep promoting agents -- Medication effects on sleep -- Overview of sleep practive parameters -- IV: Testing knowledge in sleep medicine: practice exams -- Mechanism and disorders of circadian physiology -- Tools in clinical sleep medicine -- Practice examination—pediatric sleep disorders -- Cardiology in sleep medicine -- Pulmonary sleep clinical case studies -- Psychiatry clinical case studies -- Insomnia clinical pearls and case studies -- Neurology in sleep medicine: polysomnography case-based assessment -- Hypersomnia case studies -- Clinical cases: circadian rhythm sleep-wake disorders -- REM and Non-REM parasomnias -- Seizures and sleep -- Sleep related movement disorders -- Sleep and medical disorders, and special populations -- Sleep pharmacology -- Polysomnography pearls -- Sleep stage scoring -- Artifacts -- The use of statistics in sleep medicine—exam questions -- Knowing your sleep practice parameters -- Quality measures in sleep medicine -- Normal sleep patterns -- Mechanisms of sleep neuroscience -- Appendices: I. Statistics in medicine -- II. Cardiac arrhythmias -- III. Statistics for clinical trials and audit -- IV. Horne-Ostberg morningness-eveningness questionnaire

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