Parasomnias, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455779925, 9781455709557

Parasomnias, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics, Volume 6-4

1st Edition

Authors: Mark Pressman
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455779925
eBook ISBN: 9781455709557
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 29th November 2011

Table of Contents

Parasomnias can be roughly divided in Non-REM disorders and REM disorders, and this issue covers much of what is known today on the diagnosis and treatment of various types of parasomnias.  Articles examine disorders such as sleepwalking, sleep sex, sleep violence, sleep eating, and diagnostic methods of these.  The issue also delves into Forensic concerns, especially with regard to sleep violence.  Other  types of parasomnias discussed include sleep talking and sleep enuresis.

Description

Parasomnias can be roughly divided into Non-REM disorders and REM disorders, and this issue covers much of what is known today on the diagnosis and treatment of various types of parasomnias.  Articles examine disorders such as sleepwalking, sleep sex, sleep violence, sleep eating, and diagnostic methods of these.  The issue also delves into forensic concerns, especially with regard to sleep violence.  Other  types of parasomnias discussed include sleep talking and sleep enuresis.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455709557
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455779925

About the Authors

Mark Pressman Author

Lankenau Medical Center and Jefferson Medical College

Affiliations and Expertise

Jefferson Medical College and The Lankenau Hospital and Medical Research Center, PA