Clinician's Guide to Pediatric Sleep Disorders: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Clinician's Guide to Pediatric Sleep Disorders

1st Edition

Edited by Mark Richardson, Norman Friedman

CRC Press

368 pages

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Description

Affecting 20 to 30 % of children under the age of five, sleep disorders can seriously affect a child's health. This authoritative guide illustrates the consequences of sleep disordered breathing and offers a state-of-the-art overview of methods to identify, diagnose, and treat sleep disorders in children. Covering the latest research related to the

Table of Contents

Overiew. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children. Non-Obstructive Sleep Patterns. Behavioral Sleep Patterns. Exam of Children with SDB. Diagnostic Testing for SDB and Interpretation of PSG. High Risk Popluations. Adeno-Tonsillectomy. Advanced Surgical Techniques. Nonsurgical Management. Psychiatric Aspects of SDB. Other Morbidity of SDB. Evidence-Based Approach to Therapy. Anesthetic Concerns for SDB. Cardiovascular Consequences. Central Hypoventilation Disorder. ALTE and SIDS. Adolescent Sleep Disorders. RLS. Narcolepsy.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED045000
MEDICAL / Internal Medicine
MED069000
MEDICAL / Pediatrics
MED105000
MEDICAL / Psychiatry / General