Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 5th Edition, by Meir H. Kryger, MD, FRCPC, Thomas Roth, PhD, and William C. Dement, MD, PhD, delivers the comprehensive, dependable guidance you need to effectively diagnose and manage even the most challenging sleep disorders. Updates to genetics and circadian rhythms, occupational health, sleep in older people, memory and sleep, physical examination of the patient, comorbid insomnias, and much more keep you current on the newest areas of the field. A greater emphasis on evidence-based approaches helps you make the most well-informed clinical decisions. And, a new more user-friendly, full color format - both in print and online, lets you find the answers you need more quickly and easily. Whether you are preparing for the new sleep medicine fellowship examination, or simply want to offer your patients today's best care, this is the one resource to use!
Make optimal use of the newest scientific discoveries and clinical approaches that are advancing the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders.
New to this Edition
Stay on top of the hottest topics in sleep medicine with 56 new chapters, including:
Postpartum Sleep Disturbances
Fatigue Risk Management
What does Brain Imaging Reveal about Sleep Genesis and Maintenance?
Physician Examination of the Sleep Patient
Forensic Sleep Medicine
Pathophysiology and Models of Insomnia
Treatment of Insomnia: Developing Treatment Guidelines
Restrictive Lung Disorders
Sleep Medicine in the Elderly: Obstructive
Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Metabolic, and Renal Disorders
Sleep Apnea, Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
Sleep and Renal Disease
Theories of Dreaming
Why We Dream
Sleep, Stress, and Burnout
Evaluating Sleep EEG and Sleep Stage Scoring
Master the newest areas in the field with 5 new sections covering:
Sleep Mechanisms and Phylogeny
Genetics of Sleep
Physiology in Sleep
Occupational Sleep Medicine
Sleep Medicine in the Elderly
Access the complete contents online, fully searchable, and follow links to abstracts for most bibliographical references.
By Meir H. Kryger, MD, Meir H. Kryger, MD, FRCPC Professor of Medicine, University of Connecticut, Director of Research and Education, Gaylord Hospital Sleep Medicine, Wallingford , Connecticut; Thomas Roth, PhD, Head, Division of Sleep Disorders Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital; Clinical Profesor of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Detroit, MI and William C. Dement, MD, PhD, Lowell W. and Josephine Q. Berry Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Sleep Disorders Center, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
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"This is an updated edition of the authoritative and comprehensive book on sleep medicine that is generally considered the bible in the field. As a textbook, it will be useful to trainees in the field of sleep medicine whether they are medical students, residents or sleep fellows. It will also benefit those in other specialties traditionally linked to sleep medicine such as pulmonary medicine, neurology, psychiatry, pediatrics, ENT, obstetrics and women's health, endocrinology, and cardiology. This book remains a valuable contribution to the field."
- Isabel Crisostomo, MD, Rush University Medical Center