Kryger's Sleep Medicine Review , 3rd Edition

Author
By Meir H. Kryger, MD. FRCPC, Russell Rosenberg, PhD, DABSM and Douglas Kirsch, MD
ISBN
9780323654173
Publication Date
25-04-2019
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Part of the trusted Kryger line of sleep medicine references, Kryger's Sleep Medicine Review, 3rd Edition, tests your knowledge with over 1,000 questions and answers, both in print and online. This unique review tool follows the updated AASM exam blueprint, providing authoritative guidance and current information on every aspect of sleep medicine. It's an invaluable resource for test prep and clinical practice, with updates to the classification system (ICSD3) and scoring manual, a new section on instrumentation, and questions related to key topics such as home sleep testing.


Key Features
  • Tests your knowledge with 540 in-book questions, and 520 additional questions online in a testing module that indicates which questions are answered correctly or incorrectly. All questions correspond to the blueprint of the newly updated AASM exam.
  • Includes a new section on instrumentation and testing that covers electrical components and technical aspects of sleep devices as well as guidance on sleep study preparation and testing conditions.
  • Features increased content on pediatrics and management of children transitioning into adulthood, with many new pediatric-specific cases and questions.
  • Keys answers to the relevant sections of Dr. Kryger's Principles and Practices of Sleep Medicine as well as the Atlas of Clinical Sleep Medicine.
  • Brings you up to date with recent changes in the exam through coverage of techniques for applying the new scoring rules, information on the latest classification definitions (ICSD-3), tips for passing the exam, and more.
  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323654173
Author Informaiton By Meir H. Kryger, MD. FRCPC, Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; Russell Rosenberg, PhD, DABSM, CEO, The Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine & Technology, Atlanta, Georgia and Douglas Kirsch, MD, Medical Director, Carolinas Sleep Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, North Carolina
Pp Authortext Kryger, Rosenberg & Kirsch
Table of Content
  1. Normal Sleep and Variants (Kirsch)

    1. Sleep-wake mechanisms, neurophysiology 
    2. Other physiology 
    3. Normal sleep 
    4. Effects of sleep deprivation 
    5. Scoring and staging 

  1. Circadian Rhythm Sleep-Wake Disorders  (Rosenberg)

    1. Circadian sleep disorders 
    2. Shift work disorder 
    3. Jet lag disorder 
    4. Circadian sleep-wake disorder not otherwise specified 

  1. Insomnia  (Rosenberg)

    1. Short-term insomnia 
    2. Chronic insomnias 
    3. Chronic insomnia of childhood (3.5 percent)
    4. Insomnia related to behavior, medical conditions, or drugs 

  1. Central Disorders of Hypersomnia  (Rosenberg)

    1. Narcolepsy 
    2. Idiopathic hypersomnia 
    3. Kleine-Levin syndrome (periodic hypersomnia) 
    4. Insufficient sleep syndrome 
    5. Hypersomnia due to medical disorders 
    6. Hypersomnia due to medications 
    7. Hypersomnia associated with psychiatric disorders 

  1. Parasomnias  (Kryger)

    1. NREM-related parasomnias 
    2. REM-related parasomnias 
    3. Other parasomnias 
    4. Isolated symptoms and normal variants 

  1. Sleep-Related Movements  (Kirsch)

    1. Restless legs syndrome 
    2. Periodic limb movement during sleep 
    3. Rhythmic movement disorder 
    4. Sleep-related leg cramps 
    5. Bruxism 
    6. Sleep myoclonus 
    7. Other-sleep-related movement disorders 

  1. Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders  (Kryger)

    1. Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    2. Central Sleep Apnea Syndromes
    3. Sleep-related hypoventilation disorders
    4. Sleep-related hypoxemia disorder
    5. isolated symptoms and normal variants

  1. Sleep in Other Disorders (Kryger)

    1. Neurologic disorder
    2. Psychiatric disorders 
    3. Other medical disorders  

  1. Instrumentation and Testing (Kirsch)

    1. Electrical components
    2. Technical aspects of sleep devices
    3. Electrical safety 
    4. Artifacts 
    5. Study preparation and testing conditions 

  1. Gone but Not Forgotten (Kryger)

    1. Safe Sleep
    2. Behavioral Insomnia of Childhood
    3. Primary Sleep Apnea Syndrome in the Newborn
    4. Congenital central Hypoventilation Syndrome
    5. Obstructive sleep apnea in Children
E-SBN 9780323654364
Imprint Elsevier
Publication Date 25-04-2019
Pages 294
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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