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Sleep disorders: diagnosis and treatment of an abnormality which disturbs and prevents the body and mind from acquiring a period of rest.


The Family That Couldn't Sleep: A Medical Mystery

The Family That Couldn't Sleep: A Medical Mystery

For two hundred years a noble Venetian family has suffered from an inherited disease that strikes their members in middle age, stealing their sleep, eating holes in their brains, and ending their lives in a matter of months. In Papua New Guinea, a pr...
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Sleep Medicine Pearls [2nd Edition] (Secrets)

Sleep Medicine Pearls [2nd Edition] (Secrets)

Univ. of Florida, Gainesville. Text of case studies for individual study or board review. Provides updated and additional studies. Topics include the definitions of hypopnea, autoCPAP, Medicare guidelines, pediatric sleep medicine, and more. Covers ...
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Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia: A Session-by-Session Guide

Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia: A Session-by-Session Guide

Cognitive behavior therapy which has been adapted to treat so many problems, has also brought data-driven and data-yielding treatment to insomnia. Focusing on this evidence-based modality, Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Insomnia is a much-needed t...
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Sleep Medicine: Essentials and Review

Sleep Medicine: Essentials and Review

Sleep Medicine is one of the fastest growing fields of medicine and of strong interest to neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, pulmonologists, otolaryngologists, and the technologists who perform sleep studies. Almost all of the major medical ...
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Review of Sleep Medicine

Review of Sleep Medicine

Here's an ideal refresher on the core information in the field of sleep medicine. It is a comprehensive review-and-test workbook for preparation of the Sleep Board exam that emphasizes the highlights of sleep medicine and recaps major points with fi...
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Handbook of Sleep Medicine

Handbook of Sleep Medicine

This pocket-sized handbook is a practical guide to the evaluation and management of sleep disorders. It is written by distinguished sleep medicine experts and covers a broad, multidisciplinary range of topics in neurology, pulmonary medicine, psychia...
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Primer of Polysomnogram Interpretation

Primer of Polysomnogram Interpretation

Primer of how to interpret the data collected during a sleep study Provides sample PSG summaries Features practical and accessible information for the less experienced clinician...
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Overcoming Insomnia: A Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Approach Workbook (Treatments That Wo

Overcoming Insomnia: A Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Approach Workbook (Treatments That Wo

It is estimated that one in ten U.S. adults suffers from chronic insomnia. If left untreated, chronic insomnia reduces quality of life and increases risk for psychiatric and medical disease, especially depression and anxiety. There are two forms of i...
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Sleep Disorders (The Oxford Poetry Library)

Sleep Disorders (The Oxford Poetry Library)

Sleep dysfunction is one of the primary symptoms reported by patients with psychiatric disorders, and specifically those suffering from anxiety and depressive disorders. Conversely, primary insomnia and other sleep disorders produce symptoms of mood ...
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Restless Legs Syndrome: Relief and Hope for Sleepless Victims of a Hidden Epidemic

Restless Legs Syndrome: Relief and Hope for Sleepless Victims of a Hidden Epidemic

Within these pages is the promise of a long-awaited good night's rest.For decades, millions of people have experienced the irresistible urge to move their legs without understanding why. These disagreeable leg sensations get worse with inactivity, ma...
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Insomniac

Insomniac

I can't work, I can't think, I can't connect with anyone anymore. . . . I mope through a day's work and haven't had a promotion in years. . . . It's like I'm being sucked dry, eaten away, swallowed up, coming unglued. . . . These are voices of a few ...
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Atlas of Sleep Medicine

Atlas of Sleep Medicine

This comprehensive atlas of tracings of polysomnographic studies covers the technical aspects of conducting studies, and includes the features of the various adult and pediatric sleep disorders. * Comprehensive and contemporary atlas * Discusses the ...
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A Woman's Guide to Sleep Disorders

A Woman's Guide to Sleep Disorders

More than 20 million women have trouble sleeping at night. Yet sleep disorders among women are prone to misdiagnosis and therefore mistreatment. A Woman's Guide to Sleep Disorders is the first comprehensive book written about sleep disorders in women...
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Getting a Good Night's Sleep (A Cleveland Clinic Guide) (Cleveland Clinic Guides)

Getting a Good Night's Sleep (A Cleveland Clinic Guide) (Cleveland Clinic Guides)

Getting A Good Night’s Sleep: A Cleveland Clinic Guide We write off restless nights as a way of life, not realizing that sleep ranks in importance with diet and exercise as vital to our health. Many Americans—70 million of us, to be ex...
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Insomnia: Psychological Assessment and Management

Insomnia: Psychological Assessment and Management

Insomnia is one of the most frequently reported health problems, yet until the publication of this book, the literature lacked a structured and practical approach for clinical management. This volume addresses the need by offering a complete, multifa...
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Sleep Thief: Restless Legs Syndrome

Sleep Thief: Restless Legs Syndrome

A guide to the current treatment and ways to cope for those whose sleep and ability to sit quietly are mysteriously stolen every evening. Although written for the lay public and victims of RLS, it may also be of interest to physicians who are baffled...
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Treating Sleep Disorders: Principles and Practice of Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Treating Sleep Disorders: Principles and Practice of Behavioral Sleep Medicine

* Includes chapters on sleep phase disorders, sleep apnea, periodic limb movements, narcolepsy, limit setting disorders in children, enuresis, and night terrors. * Provides a unique, behavioral approach to sleep medicine....
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Sleep Apnea and Snoring: Surgical and Non-Surgical Therapy

Sleep Apnea and Snoring: Surgical and Non-Surgical Therapy

Finally, a multi-disciplinary approach that covers both the surgical and non-surgical interventions for sleep apnea and snoring. From the editor of Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology, this new reference will quickly become the standard in surgery...
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Atlas of Clinical Sleep Medicine: Expert Consult - Online and Print

Atlas of Clinical Sleep Medicine: Expert Consult - Online and Print

From Meir H. Kryger, MD, the editor of the definitive resource in sleep, Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, comes the Atlas of Clinical Sleep Medicine. This highly illustrated atlas provides you with an exceptional visual aid to the most comp...
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Concise Guide to Evaluation and Management of Sleep Disorders, Third Edition (Concise Gui

Concise Guide to Evaluation and Management of Sleep Disorders, Third Edition (Concise Gui

Univ. of Colorado, Denver. Pocket guide presents an overview of sleep disorder medicine, and covers sleep physiology and pathology, insomnia, excessive sleepiness disorders, parasomnias, psychiatric disorders and sleep, medications, and special prob...
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When Children Don't Sleep Well: Interventions for Pediatric Sleep Disorders Therapist Gui

When Children Don't Sleep Well: Interventions for Pediatric Sleep Disorders Therapist Gui

Many children experience sleep problems and their parents often seek help for what can be a nightly disruption to the entire family. Difficulty getting a good night's sleep can also impact a child's functioning during the day. In addition, sleep prob...
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Primary Care Sleep Medicine: A Practical Guide (Current Clinical Practice)

Primary Care Sleep Medicine: A Practical Guide (Current Clinical Practice)

The majority of patients that suffer from sleep disturbance receive their medical care in the primary care setting. Primary Care Sleep Medicine: A Practical Guide is a clinical text, oriented to the practicing primary care clinician. It provides a st...
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Sleep Disorders Medicine: Basic Science, Technical Considerations, and Clinical Aspects,

Sleep Disorders Medicine: Basic Science, Technical Considerations, and Clinical Aspects,

Dr. Sudhansu Chokroverty-a world-recognized expert in sleep medicine-presents the third edition of Sleep Disorders Medicine for the latest developments in this rapidly expanding specialty, with coverage of neuroscience and clinical application. In ad...
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The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Sleep Apnea

The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Sleep Apnea

This book has been created for patients who have decided to make education and research an integral part of the treatment process. Although it also gives information useful to doctors, caregivers and other health professionals, it tells patients wher...
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Sleep Disorders in Women: From Menarche Through Pregnancy to Menopause: A Guide for Pract

Sleep Disorders in Women: From Menarche Through Pregnancy to Menopause: A Guide for Pract

This multidisciplinary review of all aspects of sleep disorders in women at different stages of life emphasizes the unique impact that each reproductive and endocrine stage has on both normal sleep and sleep disorders. The authors share their expert ...
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Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine

Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine

Univ. of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. An important goal of this edition is for the reader to understand how an expert would manage each sleep problem the practitioner is likely to encounter. Includes 45 new chapters reflecting new issues and direction...
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The Neural Control of Sleep and Waking

The Neural Control of Sleep and Waking

Why we need to sleep is not actually known, but it is a topic that continues to intrigue us and it is still very much the subject of active research. The author takes an historical approach to the subject and hence largely takes a chronological view ...
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Restless Legs Syndrome (Oxford Neurology Library)

Restless Legs Syndrome (Oxford Neurology Library)

Restless legs syndrome (RLS), also known as Ekbom syndrome, is a common movement disorder with sensorimotor symptoms occurring during sleep and quiet wakefulness. Yoakum described RLS as the 'most common disorder you've never heard of' and this may, ...
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