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Review of Sleep Medicine

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Review of Sleep Medicine, by Drs. Alon Avidan and Teri Barkoukis, prepares you for the ABSM exam with a comprehensive review-and-test format that includes figures, tables, and lists highlighting key points. With content revised to match the new exam and updated coverage of pharmacology and sleep medicine, insomnias, parasomnias, sleep-related breathing disorders, and more, you’ll stay current on recent developments in the field. The text is fully searchable online at www.expertconsult.com, along with links to PubMed, and features more than 600 interactive questions and answers in study and timed practice modes, making this the ideal resource for ABSM exam preparation.

Audience

Sleep Medicine

Sleep Medicine Fellows

Sleep Physicians

Specialties:

Dentists

Internists

Neurologists

Psychiatrists

Pulmonologists

Paperback, 792 Pages

Published: August 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-0319-7

Contents

  • Avidan/Review of Sleep Medicine, 3/e

    Final TOC

    SECTION I: HIGHLIGHTS OF SLEEP MEDICINE

    Chapter 1: Sleep Medicine and the Boards

     Chapter 2: Introduction to Normal Sleep, Sleep Deprivation and the Work Place

    Chapter 3: Introduction to Evaluation Tools Used in Sleep Medicine

    Chapter 4: An Overview of Polysomnography

    Chapter 5: Sleep Stage Scoring

    Chapter 6: Physiological Changes in Sleep

    Chapter 7: Overview of Sleep Neurobiology

    Chapter 8: Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders: Clinical Features and Evaluation

    Chapter 9: Treatment of Sleep Disordered Breathing

    Chapter 10: Cardiovascular Pathophysiology of Sleep Apnea

    Chapter 11: Cardiac Monitoring and Scoring in Polysomnography

    Chapter 12: Narcolepsy and Hypersomnias of Central Origin: Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment

    Chapter 13: Insomnia Differential Pearls and Psychiatric Comorbidities

    Chapter 14: Diagnosis and Treatment of Parasomnias
    Chapter 15: Sleep-Related Movement Disorders

    Chapter 16: An Overview of EEG and Epilepsy

    Chapter 17: Disorders of Sleep-Wake Timing

    Chapter 18: Effects of Drugs on Sleep

    Chapter 19: Pearls of Pediatric Sleep

    SECTION II: PRACTICE EXAMS FOR THE ADVENTUROUS

    Chapter 20: Tools in Clinical Sleep Medicine

    Chapter 21: Normal Sleep

    Chapter 22: Mechanisms of Sleep Neuroscience

    Chapter 23: Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders

    Chapter 24: Cardiology in Sleep Medicine

    Chapter 25: Sleep Disorders in Neurology Practice
    Chapter: 26: Disorders of Central Nervous System Hypersomnia

    Chapter: 27: Parasomnias in Sleep Medicine

    Chapter 28: Motor Disorders of Sleep

    Chapter 29: Sleep-Wake Timing Disorders

    Chapter 30: Insomnia: Pathophysiology, Epidemiology, Diagnosis, and Management

    Chapter 31: Seizures
    Chapter 32: Artifacts

    Chapter 33: Pediatric Sleep Medicine

    Chapter 34: Pharmacology Mechanisms

    Chapter 35: Clinical Case Studies I

    Chapter 36: Clinical Case Studies II: Sleep-breathing Disorders

    Chapter 37: Clinical Case Studies III: Disorders of Central Nervous System Hypersomnias

    Chapter 38: Clinical Case Studies IV

    Chapter 39: Clinical Case Studies V

    Chapter 40: Clinical Case Studies VI: Pearls of Interesting Cases

    Chapter 41: Knowing Practice Parameters

    Chapter 42: The Use of Statistics in Sleep Medicine - Exam Questions

    SECTION III: VALUABLE RESOURCES

    Appendix: Statistics in Sleep Medicine

     

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