Sleep and Movement Disorders

Sleep and Movement Disorders

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source



Since its publication in 2002, significant progress has been made in our understanding of motor control in sleep and the relationship between sleep and movement disorders. All three editors are authorities on the subject and have assembled expert specialists for their chapter authors. The topic is very timely, the latest edition of the International classification of sleep disorders (ICSD-2, 2005) included a separate category of 'Sleep Related Movement Disorders' emphasizing the increasing awareness of sleep-related movements and the importance of recognizing sleep-related movement disorders for diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment. This is a comprehensive resource, including all findings from the last 8 years of research. This 2nd edition is divided into four major sections and subsections preceded by an introductory essay to provide perspective on the subject. The book is intended for all sleep and movement disorders specialists as well as those neurologists, internists including pulmonologists, psychiatrists, psychologists, otolaryngologists, pediatricians, neurosurgeons, dentists and family physicians who must deal with the many patients suffering from undiagnosed or underdiagnosed sleep disorders including sleep-related abnormal movements.A respiratory eventa€”related arousal (RERA) can be scored in a pediatric patient through the use of one of two rules, depending on ... The AASM Scoring Manual describes the use of a modified electrocardiogram lead II (recording electrodes placed on torso at approxa€” ... POLYSOMNOGRAPHY. AND. COMPUTER- ASSISTED. SCORING. Despite the advent of digital recording of sleep studies and theanbsp;...


Title:Sleep and Movement Disorders
Author: Sudhansu Chokroverty, Richard P. Allen, Arthur S. Walters, Pasquale Montagna
Publisher:Oxford University Press - 2013-08-15
ISBN-13:

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.


Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA