ABC of Sleep Medicine, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118523318
  • ISBN-13: 9781118523315
  • DDC: 616.8498
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 66 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released March 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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A practical guide to the classification and diagnosis of sleep disorders for general practitioners and related primary care health professionals, ABC of Sleep Medicine addresses a range of the most commonly presenting sleep disorders such as daytime sleepiness, sleep apnoea and insomnia as well as sleep disorders with co-existing conditions. It provides guidance on sleep investigations and diagnosis, treatment and management.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Normal versus Abnormal Sleep.
2: Diagnosing Sleep Disorders.
3: Excessive Daytime Sleepiness.
4: Sleep Apnoea Syndromes.
5: Insomnia.
6: Secondary (Co-Morbid) Insomnia.
7: The Parasomnias.
8: Sleep Disorders in Children.
9: Sleep in Neurodegenerative Disease.
10: Sleep in Psychiatric Disease.
11: Drugs Used in Sleep Medicine.