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Sleep and Psychosomatic Medicine

2nd Edition

Edited by S.R. Pandi-Perumal, Meera Narasimhan, Milton Kramer

CRC Press

340 pages | 17 Color Illus. | 33 B/W Illus.

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Sleep and Psychosomatic Medicine presents an overview of sleep medicine and the management of common sleep disorders seen in a wide variety of practice settings.

Chapters have been written by experts in the field in order to provide physicians of a wide range of interests and abilities with a highly readable exposition of the principal results, including numerous well articulated examples and a rich discussion of applications.

The second edition has been revised to further broaden the scope with the inclusion of several new chapters such as Sleep and Dermatology, Fatigue in Chronic Medical Conditions, Occupational Sleep Medicine, Restless Legs Syndrome and Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Sleep Dysfunction after Traumatic Brain Injury, to name a few.

This second edition of Sleep and Psychosomatic Medicine is an interdisciplinary, scholarly, authoritative, evidence-based review of the field designed to meet the needs of a wide range of health care professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, medical students, and social workers in health care settings.

Table of Contents

Classification of Sleep Disorders

Michael J. Thorpy

Sleep and Gastrointestinal Functioning

Chen-Lin Chen and William C. Orr

Sleep and Attachment Disorders in Children

Karl Heinz Brisch

Fatigue in Chronic Medical Conditions: A Psychosomatic Perspective

Dora M. Zalai, Raymond Gottschalk, and Colin Michael Shapiro

Occupational Sleep Medicine: Role of Social Stressors

Diana Pereira, Christin Gerhardt, Maria U. Kottwitz, and Achim Elfering

Restless Leg Syndrome and Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Ravi Gupta and Deepak Goel

Narcolepsy and Psychosomatic Illnesses

Meeta Goswami, Kenneth Butto, and Seithikurippu R. Pandi-Perumal

Sleep and Headache Disorders

Jeanetta C. Rains, J. Steven Poceta, and Donald B. Penzien

Fibromyalgia and the Neurobiology of Sleep

Daniel J. Wallace

Sleepin Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Zoe Marie Gotts, Jason Ellis, and Julia Newton

Sleep and Coronary Heart Disease

Elizabeth Brush, Ridhwan Y. Baba, and Neomi Shah

Sleep and Personality Disorders

Lampros Perogamvrosand C. Robert Cloninger

Sleep and Dermatology

Madhulika A. Gupta, Aditya K. Gupta, and Katie Knapp

Neuroimaging of Sleep and Depression

Benjamin Hatch and Thien Thanh Dang-Vu

Sleep Alterations in Schizophrenia

Matcheri S. Keshavan and Ripu D. Jindal

Sleep Dysfunction after Traumatic Brain Injury

Tatyana Mollayevaand Colin Michael Shapiro

Dreaming in Psychiatric Patients

Milton Kramer and Zvjezdan Nuhic

Medication Effects on Sleep

James F. Pagel

Behavioral Intervention for Sleep Disorders

Chien-Ming Yang and Arthur J. Spielman

Sleep Deprivation Therapy: ARapid-Acting Antidepressant

Joseph C. Wu and Blynn G. Bunney

Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Insomnia in Cancer Patients

Gilla K. Shapiro, Samara Perez, Zeev Rosberger, and Josée Savard

About the Editors

Edited by

S.R. Pandi-Perumal, president and CEO, Somnogen Canada Inc., Toronto, Canada

Meera Narasimhan, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, USA

Milton Kramer, emeritus professor of psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, USA

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Internal Medicine
MEDICAL / Nursing / General
MEDICAL / Psychiatry / General