2014 BMA Medical Book Awards Highly Commended in Internal Medicine category!
Accurately diagnose and treat adult and pediatric sleep disorders with exceptional visual guidance from world-renowned sleep expert Dr. Meir H. Kryger. Atlas of Clinical Sleep Medicine is an easy-to-read, highly illustrated atlas that details the physiologic, clinical, morphologic, and investigational aspects of the full range of sleep disorders you encounter in everyday practice -- and helps you interpret the visual manifestations of your patients sleep disorders so you can manage them most effectively.
".. a nice addition to your library and a powerful teaching tool in a training program." Reviewed by Sleep Breath, Oct 2014
"As a regular teacher on the same range of sleep disorders, one of its best features is excellent online access (to all the pictures, graphs, polysomnography traces and patient videos)." Reviewed by Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation (ANCR), Jan 2015
Visually grasp how sleep affects each body system thanks to a full-color compendium that correlates the physiology of sleep with the relevant findings.
Determine the best and most up-to-date drug therapy with information about the latest drugs available as well as those in clinical trials.
Compare your patients' polysomnograms to a wealth of high-quality recordings taken from the latest machines used by institutions around the world.
Score, interpret, and diagnose sleep disorders employing the scoring rules from the latest AASM scoring manual.
Stay current with the latest on sleep and psychiatric disease, circadian desynchrony, dreaming, insomnia, home sleep testing, new sleep apnea treatments, and more.
Understand the correlation between sleep and other health issues - such as stroke and heart failure.
Find diagnostic and treatment information quickly and easily thanks to a highly illustrated, easy-to-read format that highlights key details.
Access the fully searchable text as well as all of the book's illustrations, more than 20 patient interview videos, over 40 sleep lab videos, and 200-plus polysomnogram fragments at Expert Consult.
1. Sleep in Art and Literature 2. History of Sleep Medicine and Physiology 3. The Biology of Sleep 3.1. Sleep Mechanisms 3.2. Localization and Neurochemistry of Sleep-Wake Physiology & Pathophysiology 3.3. Circadian Rhythms Regulation 3.4. Physiologic Regulation in Sleep 3.5. Cytokines, Host Defense, and Sleep 3.6. Control of Breathing 3.7. Central and Autonomic Regulation in Cardiovascular Physiology 3.8. Interactive Regulation of Sleep and Feeding 3.9. Endocrine Physiology 4. Normal Sleep 4.1. Sleep in Animals and the Phylogeny of Sleep 4.2. Normal Sleep in Humans 5. Sleep Restriction 6. Pharmacology 7. Dreaming in Normal and Disrupted Sleep 8. Impact, Presentation, and Diagnostic Considerations 9. Circadian System Disorders 9.1. Circadian Rhythm Disorders 9.2. Circadian Desynchrony and Health 10. Insomnia 11. Neurologic Disorders 11.1. Central Nervous System Hypersomnias 11.2. Movement Disorders in Sleep 11.3. Sleep and Epilepsy 11.4. Sleep in Other Neurologic Disorders 12. Parasomnias 13. Sleep Breathing Disorders 13.1. Examination of the Patient with Suspected Sleep Apnea 13.2. Sleep Apnea in the Adolescent and Adult 13.3. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children 13.4. Respiratory Diseases and the Overlap Syndromes 14. Vascular Disorders 14.1. Cardiovascular Diseases 14.2. Cerebrovascular Disease and Sleep 15. Other Medical Disorders 15.1. Thyroid Disease 15.2. Diseases of the Pituitary Gland 15.3. Gastrointestinal Disorders 15.4. Diabetes Mellitus 15.5. Sleep Disorders in Chronic Kidney Disease 16. Women's Health 16.1. The Menstrual Cycle 16.2. Pregnancy and Postpartum 16.3. Midlife Transition and Menopause 16.4. Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Syndromes 17. Sleep and Psychiatric Disease 18. Diagnostic Assessment Methods in Adults 19. Gallery of Polysomnographic Recordings 20. Gallery of Patient Interview Videos 21. Gallery of Sleep Laboratory Video Findings Index