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Handbook of Sleep Medicine

Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Avidan, Alon Y.; Zee, Phyllis C.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-609-13347-4
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Expanded to include detailed information on pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment, this second edition of the Handbook of Sleep Medicine continues to offer a concise overview of the field for trainees and practitioners in the many disciplines that deal with sleep disorders.

Chapters provide a broad introduction to sleep disturbances and associated comorbidities and discuss the major sleep disorders in terms of epidemiology, diagnostic criteria, differential diagnosis, assessment tools, management, and follow-up. Of special value are algorithms that provide a logical approach to evaluating sleep-related complaints. All chapters adhere to the new International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD-2), which is outlined in an appendix with ICD-9 codes.

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Avidan, Alon Y.; Zee, Phyllis C.
  • ISBN: 978-1-609-13347-4
  • Specialty:
    Audiology
    Communication Disorders
    Neurology
    Otolaryngology
    Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
    Psychiatry
    Psychology
    Psychopharmacology
    Pulmonary Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 490
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2011

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