Kryger's Sleep Medicine Review. A Problem-Oriented Approach. Edition No. 2

  • ID: 3684304
  • Book
  • 272 Pages
  • Elsevier Health Science
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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. 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.

"The book would meet the requirements of both, healthcare professionals with relevant clinical experience as well as those without it.

The book caters for the needs of Respiratory physicians, Otorhinologists, Neurologists, Paediatricians, Specialists in Family Medicine , Anesthesiologists and Psychiatrists." Reviewed by: Dr Neel Kamal, on behalf of BACCH Newsletter   Date: July 2015

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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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Kryger, Meir H. Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

Rosenberg, Russell CEO, The Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine & Technology, Atlanta, Georgia.

Kirsch, Douglas Medical Director, Carolinas Sleep Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, North Carolina.

Martin, Lawrence Clinical Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio.
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