Breathing Disorders in Sleep

1st Edition


  • Eliot Phillipson
  • Walter McNicholas
    • Print ISBN 9780702025105

    Table of Contents

    Part One Introduction
    1 Impact of Sleep on Respiration J Dempsey
    2 Assessment of the Sleepy Patient J Krieger
    Part Two Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
    3 Epidemiology of Obstructive Sleep Apnea T Young
    4 Athogenesis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea D White
    5 Clinical Features of Sleep Apnea W Flemons
    6 Investigation and Diagnosis of Suspected Sleep Apnea K Strohl
    Part Three Management
    7 Management Options for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea P Levy and J-L Pepin
    8 Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure C Sullivan
    9 Surgical Management A Sher
    10 Pharmacological Therapy of Sleep Apnea J Hedner
    11 Oral Devices for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea J Fleetham
    12 Significance and Management of Snoring without Sleep Apnea V Hoffstein
    Part Four Complications
    13 Neuropsychiatric/Behavioural C Guileminault
    14 Cardiovascular Complications of Sleep Apnea J Stradling
    15 Hormonal and Metabolic Aspects of Sleep Apnea R Grunstein
    16 Morbidity, Mortality and Public Health Implications of Sleep Apnea S Redline
    Part Five Central Sleep Apnea
    17 Hypoventilation Disorders/Hyprcapnic CSA E Phillipson
    18 Normo/Hypocapnic CSA T Douglas Bradley
    Part Six Sleep Apnea in the Young and Elderly
    19 Sleep Apnea in Infants and Children C Gaultier
    20 The Elderly S Ancoli-Israel
    Part Seven Sleep in Other Respiratory Disorders
    21 Nocturnal Asthma N Douglas
    22 COPD W McNicholas
    23 Neuromuscular and Chest Wall Disorders R Grunstein
    24 Instertitial Lung Disease, Cystic Fibrosis and Other Respiratory Disorders P Calverley


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