Book Details


Sleep Neurology : A Comprehensive Guide to Basic and Clinical Aspects

Publication year: 2021

ISBN: 978-3-030-54359-4

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This practical text provides knowledge of the basic neuroscience of sleep and sleep disorders as they interrelate with various neurologic conditions.Chapters in the first section cover neural networks involved in normal sleep processes, including dreams and memory. Also discussed are how these neural networks interact in various sleep stages and sleep disorders, such as sleep related movement disorders. The book's second section explores the pathophysiology of sleep disorders in the spectrum of neurologic conditions in both adults and children. This includes sleep changes in patients with dementia, seizures, headaches, and stroke, and other common neurologic disorders.

Subject: Medicine, Neurology, Neurosciences, Neuropsychology, Sleep, Neurobiology, REM, Circadian rhythm, Breathing disorders, Parasomnias, Dreams, Memory, Seizures, Headaches, Brain injury, Movement disorders, Cognitive disorders