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Sleep Medicine Essentials
by Teofilo L. Lee-Chiong

Sleep Medicine Essentials is a concise, handy, practical, and affordable handbook on adult and pediatric sleep medicine.

Sleep Medicine Essentials covers forty topic-focused chapters written by an international panel of contemporary authorities.

Covers a range of topics including:

  • insomnia
  • sleep apnea
  • narcolepsy
  • parasomnias
  • circadian sleep disorders
  • sleep in the elderly
  • sleep in children
  • sleep among women
  • sleep in the medical, psychiatric, and neurological disorders

Sleep Medicine Essentials serves as an effective Sleep Medicine board examination review, and every chapter includes sample boards -style questions for test preparation and practice.


  1. Normal Human Sleep
  2. Neurobiology of Sleep
  3. Physiologic Processes During Sleep
  4. Neuropharmacology of Sleep and Wakefulness
  5. Insomnia: Prevalence and Daytime Consequences
  6. Causes of Insomnia
  7. Evaluation of Insomnia
  8. Pharmacologic Therapy of Insomnia
  9. Nonpharmacologic Therapy of Insomnia
  10. Narcolepsy
  11. Idiopathic Hypersomnia
  12. Posttraumatic and Recurrent Hypersomnia
  13. Evaluation of Excessive Sleepiness
  14. Therapy for Excessive Sleepiness
  15. Adult Sleep-Disordered Breathing
  16. Central Sleep Apnea
  17. Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
  18. Cardiovascular Complications of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  19. Neurocognitive and Functional Impairment in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  20. Positive Airway Pressure Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  21. Oral Devices for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  22. Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders
  23. Jet Lag
  24. Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  25. Therapy of Circadian Sleep Disorders
  26. Disorders of Arousal and Sleep-Related Movement Disorders
  27. REM Sleep Behavior Disorder and REM Sleep-Related Parasomnias
  28. Restless Legs Syndrome and Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
  29. Sleep in Infants and Children
  30. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children
  31. The Sleepless Child
  32. The Sleepy Child
  33. Normal Sleep In Aging
  34. Aspects of Women's Sleep
  35. Asthma
  36. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Sleep
  37. Restrictive Thoracic and Neuromuscular Disorders
  38. Congestive Heart Failure
  39. Sleep and the Gastrointestinal Tract
  40. Renal Disease
  41. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders and Sleep
  42. Immunity and Sleep
  43. Dementia
  44. Neurodegenerative Disorders
  45. Parkinson's Disease
  46. Seizures
  47. Schizophrenia
  48. Mood Disorders
  49. Anxiety Disorders
  50. Alcohol, Alcoholism, and Sleep
  51. Drugs of Abuse and Sleep
  52. Polysomnography

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Sleep Medicine Essentials
by Teofilo L. Lee-Chiong
2009 280 pages $95.00 + shipping
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