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Clinical Handbook of Insomnia / Edition 1

Clinical Handbook of Insomnia / Edition 1

by Hrayr P. Attarian


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ISBN-13: 9781588292728
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 10/11/2007
Series: Current Clinical Neurology Ser.
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Hrayr Attarian, MD, FACCP, FAASM
Professor of Neurology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Sleep Medicine Fellowship Director
Circadian Rhythms and Sleep Research Lab

Table of Contents

Part I Overview

1 Defining Insomnia H.P. Attarian M.L. Pelis 3

2 Epidemiology of Insomnia Ritu Grewal Karl Doghramji 13

3 Physiological Basis of Insomnia Michael H. Bonnet Donna L. Arand 23

4 Differential Diagnosis of Insomnia Michael Saletu Bernd Saletu 41

5 Insomnia in Primary Care Practice with a Special Focus for the Midlevel Practitioner Nancy I. Resi 59

Part II Insomnia in Special Populations

6 Behavioral Insomnias of Childhood: Assessment and Treatment Daniel S. Lewin Edward Huntley 73

7 Insomnia in Teens John Garcia 93

8 Insomnia During Pregnancy Beth Ann Ward 103

9 Menopausal Insomnia Tarja Saaresranta Päivi Polo-Kantola Olli Polo 117

10 Sleep and Aging: Insomnia in the Geriatric Population Clifford Singer Francine Nanda 137

Part III The Primary Insomnias

11 Psychophysiological Insomnia Mary B. O'Malley Edward B. O'Malley 155

12 Idiopathic Insomnia Garrick Applebee 167

13 Paradoxical Insomnia Hrayr Attarian 175

14 Sleep Hygiene Hrayr Attarian 183

Part IV The Secondary Insomnias

15 Insomnia Caused by Medical Disorders Kenneth Plotkin 195

16 Insomnia in Neurological Diseases and Disorders Federica Provini Carolina Lombardi Elio Lugaresi 209

17 Insomnia in Psychiatric Disorders Samy S. Karaz 229

18 Circadian Rhythms and Insomnia Leon C. Lack Helen R. Wright 243

19 Insomnia Secondary to Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders Brooke G. Judd 255

20 Insomnia as a Presenting Symptom of Steep-Related Movement Disorders, Hypersomnias and Parasomnias Keith J. Nagle 265

21 Insomnia and Pain Disorders Catherine C. Schuman Melissa M. Clark 271

Part V Treatments

22 Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia M.L. Perlis M.T. Smith C. Jungquist S. Nowakowski H. Orff J.Soeffing 281

23 Pharmacological Treatment of Insomnia Paula K. Schweitzer Denise Troy Curry Rhody D. Eisenstein James K. Walsh 297

Part VI Appendix

24 Contents/Directory 319

Index 339

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