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Dopamine and Sleep

Molecular, Functional, and Clinical Aspects

Editors: Monti, Jaime M., Pandi-Perumal, S. R., Chokroverty, S. (Eds.)

  • Offers a comprehensive and authoritative guide for researchers, clinicians, advanced graduate medical students, and anyone dealing with the prevention and management of sleep disorders
  • Presents in-depth coverage of the latest advances in sleep medicine
  • Provides a broad, interdisciplinary perspective on the field, from established theories to the latest research advances
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About this book

This book offers a comprehensive but highly readable compilation of papers on the role of dopamine in sleep and sleep disorders. Leading experts in sleep medicine, psychiatry and neuroendocrinology provide a broad perspective on the field, from established theories to the latest research advances. Accordingly, it represents an interdisciplinary, cutting-edge guide for sleep disorder specialists, sleep researchers, psychiatrists, neurologists, pulmonologists, psychologists, and behavioral sleep medicine specialists.

About the authors

Jaime M. Monti is Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, School of Medicine, Clinics Hospital, University of the Republic, Uruguay. He is a member of the International College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Sleep Research Society (USA), European Sleep Research Society, and the Argentinian Society of Sleep Medicine.
S.R. Pandi-Perumal, M.Sc., has authored many publications in the field of sleep and biological rhythms. He has published a number of books on various aspects of sleep medicine with Springer: Neuroendocrine Correlates of Sleep/wakefulness (Springer USA, 2005); Sleep and Sleep Disorders: a Neuropsychopharmacological approach (Landes Bioscience/Eurekha.com and Springer SBM, USA, 2006); Clinical Pharmacology of Sleep (Birkhauser-Verlag, Switzerland, 2006); Neuroimmunology of Sleep (Springer-Verlag, USA, 2007); Primary Care Sleep Medicine (Humana Press/Springer-Verlag, USA, 2007); Serotonin: physiology, functions, and regulation (Birkhauser-Verlag, Switzerland, 2008); Sleep and Quality of life in medical illness, (Humana/Springer, USA, 2008); Narcolepsy: a clinical guide (Springer, 2010); GABA and Sleep: Molecular, Functional, and Clinical Aspects (Birkhauser-Verlag, Switzerland, 2010).
S. Chokroverty MD, FRCP is a co-director of Neurology at the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, JKF Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey, USA. He is a also a Professor of Neuroscience at Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education, South Orange, New Jersey.

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“The purpose is to increase awareness of the latest developments in this multidisciplinary field. … It is meant for those interested in or specializing in the treatment of patients with sleep disorders across a variety of disciplines. This book is an interdisciplinary, cutting-edge guide for sleep disorder specialists, researchers, psychiatrists, neurologists, pulmonologists, and behavioral sleep medicine specialists. It also may be of interest to those involved in drug development in this area.” (Michael Easton, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2016)


Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Dopamine in REM Sleep Regulation

    Khanday, Mudasir Ahmad (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

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  • Dopaminergic Transmission and Wake-Promoting Effects of Central Nervous System Stimulants

    Brown, Ritchie E.

    Pages 19-37

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  • The Effects of Dopamine Receptor Agonists on the Sleep-Wake Cycle

    Herrera-Solís, Andrea (et al.)

    Pages 39-46

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  • Functional Interactions Between MCHergic and Dopaminergic Neurons: Role in the Control of Wakefulness and Sleep

    Torterolo, Pablo (et al.)

    Pages 47-63

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  • Modulations of Ventral Tegmental Area (VTA) Dopaminergic Neurons by Hypocretins/Orexins: Implications in Vigilance and Behavioral Control

    Nishino, Seiji (et al.)

    Pages 65-89

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Buy this book

eBook 142,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-46437-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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Hardcover 176,79 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-46435-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Dopamine and Sleep
Book Subtitle
Molecular, Functional, and Clinical Aspects
Editors
  • Jaime M. Monti
  • S. R. Pandi-Perumal
  • S. Chokroverty
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-46437-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-46437-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-46435-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 286
Number of Illustrations and Tables
14 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour
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