Kryger's Sleep Medicine Review E-Book: A Problem-Oriented Approach

Kryger's Sleep Medicine Review E-Book: A Problem-Oriented Approach

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Overview

Now completely updated and reorganized to reflect the most recent Sleep Medicine board examination, the ICSD-3, and the revision to the AASM Scoring Manual, Kryger’s Sleep Medicine Review, 2nd Edition, provides authoritative guidance and cutting-edge information to help you prepare for the test and for clinical practice. Authors Meir H. Kryger, Russell Rosenberg, Douglas Kirsh, and Lawrence Martin have ensured that this unique review tool contains an assessment of the most current standards, techniques for applying the new scoring rules, and tips for passing the exam – all correlated with other products in the trusted Kryger line of sleep medicine references for a seamless test prep and clinical resource experience.

  • Consult this title on your favorite e-reader.
  • Test your knowledge with more than 450 in-book questions, and more than additional 500 bonus questions online.
  • Monitor your progress with an online testing module that tells you which questions you answer correctly and incorrectly so that you can retest accordingly.
  • Explore explanations further with answers keyed to the relevant sections of Dr. Kryger's Principles and Practices of Sleep Medicine as well as the Atlas of Clinical Sleep Medicine.
  • Effectively prepare for the exam using a format reorganized to include eight new content areas, a mix of review questions weighted to correspond with the test, and new content areas for practitioners taking the European and Japanese sleep boards.
  • Stay up to date with the latest innovations in the field, including questions related to home sleep testing.
  • Keep up with recent changes in the exam through coverage of techniques for applying the new scoring rules, information on the latest classification definitions (ICSD-3), links to CME and Maintenance of Certification (MOC), tips for passing the exam, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780323370196
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 02/09/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 164
File size: 27 MB
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Table of Contents

SECTION 1 Normal Sleep and Its Variants

1.1 Sleep-Wake Mechanisms and Neurophysiology

1.2 Circadian Mechanisms and Neurophysiology

1.3 Sleep at Different Ages and Stages of Human Life

1.4 Sleep Deprivation

1.5 Polysomnography: Methods, Rules, Event Scoring, Sleep Staging

SECTION 2 Sleep-Wake Timing

SECTION 3 Insomnia

SECTION 4 Hypersomnolence

4.1 Narcolepsy

4.2 Other Hypersomnias

4.3 Potpourri of Sleepiness

SECTION 5 Parasomnias

5.1 Non–Rapid Eye Movement Parasomnias

5.2 Rapid Eye Movement Parasomnias

5.3 Other Parasomnias

5.4 Name That Stage

SECTION 6 Movement Disorders

6.1 Limb Movement Disorders

6.2 Other Movement Disorders

SECTION 7 Breathing Disorders

7.1 Obstructive Sleep Apnea

7.2 Central Sleep Apnea

7.3 Sleep-Related Hypoventilation and Hypoxemic Syndromes

7.4 Other Sleep-Breathing Disorders

SECTION 8 Sleep in Other Disorders

8.1 Neurologic Disorders

8.2 Psychiatric Disorders

8.3 Other Disorders

SECTION 9 Gone, but Not Forgotten

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