Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine by Joris VersterSleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine by Joris Verster

Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine

EditorJoris Verster, Seithikurippu Ratnas Pandi-Perumal, David L. Streiner

Paperback | November 5, 2010

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Many patients experience sleep disturbances secondary to their primary illness and this often has a negative effect on their quality of life. This book provides an evidence-based introduction to the interface between sleep wide range of medical disorders. A clinically focused, comprehensive review for physicians and other health providers, this state-of-the-art reference can also serve as a textbook for those who wish to become familiar with the impact of sleep on quality of life.
Title:Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical MedicineFormat:PaperbackDimensions:552 pages, 10.98 × 8.27 × 0 inPublished:November 5, 2010Publisher:Humana PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1617378917

ISBN - 13:9781617378911

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Quality of life in Medical IllnessKathleen W. Wyrwich & Cynthia R. GrossChapter 2. Patient versus Proxy Ratings of Quality of LifeNaresh M. PunjabiChapter 3. Criteria for Evaluating Quality of Life Measurement ToolsCynthia R. Gross & Kathleen W. Wyrwich Chapter 4. Human sleep: an overviewJaime M. Monti & Daniel MontiChapter 5. Sleep disorders: an overviewGeneviève St-Jean & Célyne H. BastienChapter 6. Sleep and Quality of Life in InsomniaDamien LegerChapter 7. Effects of hypnotic drugs on sleep and quality of life in insomniaChris Alford & Sue WilsonChapter 8. Melatonin and quality of lifeVenkataramanujan Srinivasan, Seithikurippu R. Pandi-Perumal, Warren Spence, Daniel P. Cardinali, and Marcel G. SmitsChapter 9. Sleep and quality of life in sleep apneaAmy D. Atkeson & Robert C. BasnerChapter 10. Sleep and quality of life in narcolepsyMeeta GoswamiChapter 11. Sleep and quality of life in restless legs syndromeMarco Zucconi & Mauro ManconiChapter 12. Sleep and Quality of Life in EDS and HypersomniaHenry J. Moller & Shirley Lam13. Sleep and Quality of Life in REM related ParasomniasLuigi Ferini Strambi & Maria Livia Fantini14. Sleep and quality of life in non- REM related ParasomniasMark R Pressman 15. Sleep and Quality of Life in elderlyAlia Khan-Hudson & Cathy A. Alessi16. Sleep and quality of life in childrenRon B. Mitchell & James Kelly17. Sleep and Quality of life in neurological diseaseSheldon Kapen 18. Sleep and Quality of life in Alzheimer's Disease Doug Neef & David Larson19. Sleep and Quality of life in Headache and MigraineJeanetta C. Rains & Donald B. Penzien 20. Sleep and Quality of life in Parkinson's DiseaseDaisy L Whitehead, Rosalind Mitchell-Hay, Prashant Reddy, Sharon Muzerengi, K Ray Chaudhuri21. Sleep and Quality of life in Chronic Pain Dieuwke S. Veldhuijzen, Joel D. Greenspan, Michael T. Smith22. Sleep and Quality of life in Multiple SclerosisJuna M. de Vries23. Sleep and Quality of life in Neuromuscular DisordersAmanda J Piper 24. Sleep and Quality of life in AutismSusan G. McGrew & Beth Malow25. Sleep and Quality of life in Chronic Fatigue SyndromeEva Libman26. Sleep and Quality of life in Anxiety DisordersMatthew R. Ebben & Arthur J Spielman 27. Sleep and Quality of life in DepressionOkan Caliyurt28. Sleep and Quality of life in ADHDEvelijne M Bekker, JJ Sandra Kooij, Jan Buitelaar 29. Sleep and Quality of life in Eating DisordersJennifer D. Lundgren, John P. O'Reardon, Kelly C. Allison, Carrie D. Spresser30. Sleep and Quality of life in Obsessive Compulsive DisorderAlain Nicolas31. Sleep and Quality of life in SchizophreniaJohn R. Hofstetter & Aimee Mayeda32. Sleep and Quality of life in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and TraumaBarbara A Caldwell & Nancy Redeker33. Caffeine, Sleep and Quality of lifeMonicque M Lorist & Jan Snel34. Alcohol use & Alcoholism, Sleep and Quality of lifeTimothy Roehrs & Thomas Roth 35. Drugs of Abuse, Sleep and Quality of LifeBrian Johnson36. Sleep and Quality of Life in Cardiovascular DiseaseNancy S Redeker37. Sleep and Quality of Life in Heart failure and strokeErik C. Skobel, Christine Norra, Anil Martin Sinha, Winfried Randerath38. Sleep and Quality of Life in Cardiac SurgeryNancy S Redeker39. Sleep and Quality of Life in Gastroesophageal Reflux DiseaseWilliam C. Orr & Chien- Lin Chen 40. Sleep and Quality of Life in Allergic Rhinitis Helene J Krouse & John H Krouse41. Sleep and Quality of Life in Kidney DiseaseSamir S Patel, Vivek Jain, Paul L Kimmel42. Sleep and Quality of Life in Kidney TransplantationMiklos Zsolt Molnar, Istvan Mucsi, Marta Novak43. Sleep and Quality of Life in Nocturia and Nocturnal PolyuriaRagnar Asplund44. Sleep and Quality of Life in Cystic FibrosisAmanda J Piper & Catherine J Dobbin45. Sleep and Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)Deborah Da Costa46. Sleep and Quality of Life in ObesityBharati Prasad and James J. Herdegen47. Sleep and Quality of Life in Endocrine DiseasesElisabetta H Quik & Hans PFK Koppeschaar48. Sleep and Quality of Life in DiabetesRobert P Skomro49. Sleep and Quality of Life in CancerOra Paltiel & Randi Greenwald50. Sleep and Quality of Life in Head and Neck NeoplasmRoy Rada 51. Menopause, Sleep and Quality of LifeRobert R Freedman52. Sleep and Quality of Life in pregnancy and post-partumMagdie Kohn & Brian James Murray53. Sleep and Quality of Life in HIV and AIDSLouise McGrath & Steven Reid

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From the reviews:"This book is targeted to healthcare professionals who treat patients with sleep disorders and are concerned about the patients' overall well-being and how the disorders impact their quality of life. It also is an excellent resource for students and researchers in the field of sleep medicine who wish to examine the impact of sleep on quality of life. . is a comprehensive and well organized book on the important issue of sleep and quality of life." (Isabel L. Crisostomo, Doody's Review Service, August, 2008)"The book provide an overview of the relationship between sleep and quality of life. . Most chapters share a specified format, beginning with a summary and lists of keywords and learning objectives and closing with conclusions and a review of problems . . This format provides a consistency that enhances the usefulness of the book. . The primary readership should be sleep clinicians, researchers, and medical and postdoctoral students. The book's strengths include an easily readable style, with little medical jargon." (Clete A. Kushida, New England Journal of Medicine, October, 2008)"Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine encompasses 53 chapters closely looking at sleep disturbances induced by specific sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, narcolepsy . . useful for readers who know little about sleep medicine. . covers what the readers has always and never wanted to know about sleep, its associated medical disorders, and quality of life. The book likewise includes a useful bibliography with references dated . as well as an 18-page index, both of which are helpful when navigating through chapters." (Michelle Cao, Journal of the American Medical Association, November, 2008)