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A 52-Year-Old Man with Flying Legs at Night

Fahd Zarrouf and Kumar Budur.

in A Case a Week: Sleep Disorders from the Cleveland Clinic

September 2010; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 1465 words.

Case 44 introduces a 52-year-old man who presented with difficulty staying asleep, excessive daytime sleepiness, and fatigue for the past 2 to 3 years. Sleep was described as restless, and...

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Acute and Emergent Cardiac Events in Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Fatima H. Sert Kuniyoshi, Mark R. Zellmer, Taro Adachi and Virend K. Somers.

in Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 7616 words.

This chapter reviews the cardiovascular physiology of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in contrast with normal sleep, and summarizes the evidence of the association between OSA and acute...

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Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

Edited by Sudhansu Chokroverty and Pradeep Sahota.

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 600 pages.

This resource provides information for the management of disorders occurring during sleep and brings greater awareness to the treatment of sleep disorders, as well as treatments of...

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Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep of Older Adults

Sara Nowakowski and Sonia Ancoli-Israel.

in Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 7333 words.

Chapter 15 reviews the acute and emergent events, including the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and special issues of sleep disorders in the elderly.

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Acute and Emergent Pulmonary Events During Sleep

Chadi Bou Serhal, Roobal Sekhon and Reena Mehra.

in Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 7012 words.

“Chapter 10 discusses acute and emergent pulmonary events during sleep, with special consideration of the need to ensure proper vigilance, training, and background for sleep physicians and...

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Acute and emergent sleep disorders in patients with cancer

Jeremy C. Johnson.

in Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 7236 words.

Chapter 13 focuses on the review of the literature regarding sleep disorders in cancer, and provides a description of sleep problems that are found in association with cancer, and...

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Acute Conditions Related to Gastroesophageal Reflux and Sleep

William C. Orr.

in Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 2836 words.

Chapter 11 discusses conditions that relate to gastroesophageal reflux (GER) during sleep, the most potentially dangerous of which is the occurrence of pulmonary aspiration of gastric...

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Acute Issues in Narcolepsy and Hypersomnia

Sarah M. Richey and Christian Guilleminault.

in Acute and Emergent Events in Sleep Disorders

November 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 6410 words.

This chapter reviews the cardiovascular physiology of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in contrast with normal sleep, and summarizes the evidence of the association between OSA and acute...

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Advanced, delayed, free-running, and irregular sleep–wake rhythm disorders

Guy Warman and Josephine Arendt.

in Oxford Textbook of Sleep Disorders

July 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 8509 words.

This chapter provides an overview of the incidence, presentation, assessment, diagnosis, and management of the four main circadian rhythm sleep disorders: advanced sleep phase disorder...

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“Advancing” the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Sally Ibrahim and Robert Armstrong.

in A Case a Week: Sleep Disorders from the Cleveland Clinic

September 2010; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Sleep Medicine. 1582 words.

Case 14 introduces a 54-year-old man with history of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and difficulty breathing through the nose who had tried continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy...

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