Primer of Polysomnogram Interpretation

1st Edition

Author:

  • Mark Pressman
    • Print ISBN 9780750697828

    Description

    Topics include evaluating sleep stages and cardio respiratory parameters, movement related data, objective measurement of daytime sleepiness, and an introduction of CPAP.BiPAP treatment trials and split night studies.

    Focusing on the process of interpreting polysomnographic data, with emphasis on sleep parameters, this outstanding primer puts the sleep back in sleep studies.

    Table of Contents

    Introduction; Interpretation of Polysomnographic Data; General Factors; Evaluating Sleep Stages; Evaluation of Cardio Respiratory Parameters; Evaluation and Interpretation of Movement Related Data; Objective Measurement of Daytime Sleepiness; Introduction of CPAP/BiPAP Treatment Trials and Split Night Studies; Cases

    Details

    No. of pages:
    304
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2001
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9780750697828

    About the author

    Mark Pressman

    Lankenau Medical Center and Jefferson Medical College

    Affiliations and Expertise

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