Clinical Sleep Disorders

Clinical Sleep Disorders

by Paul R. Carney
     
 

ISBN-10: 078174637X

ISBN-13: 9780781746373

Pub. Date: 12/06/2004

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This clinically focused, practical reference is a complete guide to diagnosing and treating sleep disorders. The opening sections explain basic definitions, sleep monitoring, and normal human sleep. A clinical presentations section details how to approach diagnosis based upon patients' complaints, as well as unique features of the child, adolescent, or older adult

Overview

This clinically focused, practical reference is a complete guide to diagnosing and treating sleep disorders. The opening sections explain basic definitions, sleep monitoring, and normal human sleep. A clinical presentations section details how to approach diagnosis based upon patients' complaints, as well as unique features of the child, adolescent, or older adult with sleep problems. Subsequent sections address specific sleep disorders and sleep disorders in patients with other medical and psychiatric conditions.

Chapters have been critically edited by experts from multiple specialties, follow a standardized template, and include bulleted lists, tables, and clinical pearls. Appendices include information on polysomnography, sleep questionnaires, and starting a sleep disorders facility.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781746373
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/06/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
500
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.22(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

    SECTION I: INTRODUCTION 1

  1. Introduction to Sleep and Sleep Monitoring—The Basics 3

    SECTION II: UNDERSTANDING HUMAN SLEEP 27

  2. Normal Human Sleep 29
    Charles J. Bae and Nancy Foldvary-Schaefe

  3. The Neurobiology of Sleep 38
    Wendy M. Norman and Linda F. Hayward

  4. Breathing during Sleep: Ventilation and the Upper Airway 56
    James A. Rowley and M. Safwan Badr

  5. Sleep and Normal Human Physiology 73
    James Geyer and Stephenie Dillard

  6. Chronobiology and Circadian Rhythms 85
    Arthur Andrews and Selim Benbadis

  7. Ontogeny of Sleep 95
    Paul R. Carney, Danielle Becker, and Susan Bongiolatti

    SECTION III: CLINICAL PRESENTATIONS OF SLEEP MEDICINE 99

  8. Sleepiness 101
    Barbara Phillips

  9. Evaluating Sleeplessness 113
    Edward J. Stepanski

  10. Nocturnal Events 124
    Troy Payne

  11. Pediatric and Adolescent Presentations 136
    Danielle A. Becker and Paul R. Carney

  12. Sleep Problems of the Elderly 147
    Stephan Eisenschenk

    SECTION IV: SLEEP DISORDERS 155

  13. Insomnia: Causes and Treatments 157
    Sidney D. Nau and Kenneth L. Lichstein

  14. Narcolepsy and Idiopathic Hypersomnia 191
    Richard B. Berry and Robin L. Gilmore

  15. Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) and Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) 209
    Richard P. Allen

  16. Parasomnias 224
    Juan G. Ochoa and Mario Pulido

  17. Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders 243
    Phyllis C. Zee and Kathryn Reid

  18. Obstructive Sleep Apnea Hypopnea Syndromes: Definitions, Epidemiology, Diagnosis,and Consequences 254
    Richard B. Berry and Runi Foster

  19. Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Treatment Overview and Controversies 278
    Nancy A. Collop

  20. Positive Airway Pressure Treatment for Sleep Apnea 290
    Richard B. Berry and Mark H. Sanders

  21. Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Surgical Treatment 311
    Kasey K. Li

  22. Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Treatment with Oral Appliance 325
    Wolfgang W. Schmidt-Nowara

  23. Central Sleep Apnea 331
    Atul Malhotra, Richard B. Berry, and David P. White

  24. Diencephalic and Brainstem Sleep Disorders 347
    David Surhbier

    SECTION V: SLEEP PATIENTS WITH OTHER MEDICAL DISORDERS 361

  25. Psychiatric Disorders and Sleep 363
    Andrew D. Krystal, Mugdha Thakur, and W. Vaughn McCall

  26. Sleep Disorders, Dementia, and Related Degenerative Disorders 389
    Bradley F. Boeve and Michael H. Silber

  27. Sleep and Epilepsy 403
    Bradley V. Vaughn and O'Neill F. D'Cruz

  28. Sleep and Cardiovascular Diseases 420
    Lyle J. Olson, Anna Svatikova, and Virend K. Somers

  29. Sleep and Pulmonary Diseases 435
    W. McDowell Anderson, Arthur Andrews, and David G. Davila

  30. Sleep and Internal Medicine 456
    Susan M. Harding and JeffreyW. Hawkins

    APPENDIX

  1. Recording Artifacts and Solving Technical Problems with Polysomnography Technology 471
    James Geyer and Jennifer Parr

  2. Sleep Questionnaires 479
    Danielle A. Becker, Susan R. Bongiolatti and Paul R. Carney

  3. Starting a Sleep-Disorders Facility 482
    James D. Geyer and Betty J. Seals

  4. Pharmacological Treatments 484
    Deborah M. Ringdahl, Christie G. Snively, and Paul R. Carney

  5. Introduction to Electroencephalograms 488
    James Geyer and Richard B. Berry

Glossary 491

Index 495

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