Written and edited by leading clinicians and researchers in sleep medicine, this is the first book to focus on the causes, consequences and treatment of disorders of excessive sleepiness. With extensive coverage of all known causes of sleepiness, this is an essential resource for neurologists, psychiatrists and sleep specialists.Table of Contents PrefaceForeword Tom Roth1. Epidemiology of sleepiness Maurice M. Ohayon2. Neurochemistry of excessive sleepiness Nishino Seihi and Okuro Masashi3. Functional neuroimaging of disorders of sleepiness Eric A. Nofzinger4. The clinical evaluation of patients with excessive sleepiness Imran Ahmed and Michael J. Thorpy5. Clinical objective measures of excessive sleepiness Michael H. Bonnet and Donna Arand6. Subjective measures of sleepiness Chris L. Drake7. Cognitive effects of sleepiness Hans P. Van Dongen8. Motor vehicle driving and excessive sleepiness Anna Anund and Goran Keckland9. Medico-legal consequences of excessive sleepiness Charles F. George10. Sleep deprivation David F. Dinges and Goel Namni11. Narcolepsy Gert Jan Lammers12. Idiopathic hypersomnia Michel Billiard13. Kleine–Levin Syndrome Isabelle Arnulf14. Menstrual related hypersomnia Fiona C. Baker15. Sleepiness due to sleep related breathing disorders Jean-Louis Pepin16. Sleepiness in insomnia Andrew D. Krystal17. Delayed and advanced sleep phase syndrome and sleepiness Scott S. Campbell and Patricia Murphy18. Shift worker disorder and sleepiness Torbjorn Akderstedt19. Sleepiness in health care workers Brian Abaluck and Christopher P. Landrigan20. Sleepiness and the military Tom Balkin21. Sleepiness and jet lag James Waterhouse22. Restless legs syndrome and periodic limb movements Clete A. Kushida23. Long sleepers Catherine S. Fichten24. Sleepiness in children Sanjeev Kothare and Joseph Kaleyias25. Depression and sleepiness Sarah L. Chellappa and Christian Cajochen26. Ageing, Alzheimer's disease and sleepiness Sonia Ancoli-Israel and Liat Anyalon27. Parkinson's disease and sleepiness David Rye28. Myotonic dystrophy and sleepiness Luc Laberge and Yves Dauvilliers29. Post-traumatic sleepiness Christian R. Baumann30. Genetic disorders and sleepiness Sona Nevsimalova31. Brain tumors, infections and other CNA causes of sleepiness Mari Viola-Saltzman and Nate F. Watson32. Hypothyroidism and other endocrine causes of sleepiness Hideto Shinno33. Toxic and metabolic causes of sleepiness Fabio Cirignotta and Fabio Pizza34. Excessive sleepiness due to medications and drugs Paula K. Schweitzer35. Amphetamines, methylphenidate and excessive sleepiness Una D. McCann36. Modafinil and armodafinil and excessive sleepiness Renee Monderer and Michael J. Thorpy37. Sodium oxybate and excessive sleepiness Neil Feldman38. Caffeine and other alerting agents William D. Killgore39. H3 antagonists, hypocretin agonists and other novel alerting agents Christian Guilleminault and Meredith Broderick40. Behavioral and psychiatric treatment of sleepiness Shelby Harris and Michael J. ThorpyIndex.
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Titolo: Sleepiness - Causes, Consequences and Treatment
Editore: Cambridge University Press
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