Sleep Issues in Neuromuscular Disorders

A Clinical Guide

Editors: Govindarajan, Raghav, Bollu, Pradeep C (Eds.)

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  • Provides the latest clinical information on sleep issues in neuromuscular disorders
  • Practical and easy-to-read
  • Fills a critical gap in the literature
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About this book

This concise text provides a quick reference to clinically relevant material in both sleep medicine and neuromuscular medicine.  Divided into ten chapters, the book begins by laying the foundation for understanding sleep issues in neuromuscular disorders and moves on to offering an overview of sleep disorders in various neuromuscular conditions.  Chapters feature practical advice in managing sleep issues, including an overview of noninvasive ventilation.  The final part of the book provides useful tables, charts, pictures and flow charts for quick reference in sleep medicine and neuromuscular medicine.  Filling a critical gap in the literature, this guide helps anyone treating neuromuscular patients understand the basics of sleep and neuromuscular disorders and its management.

About the authors

Raghav Govindarajan, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO


Pradeep C Bollu, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

University of Missouri

Columbia, MO


Dr. Govindarajan is a board certified neuromuscular physician with a special interest in sleep issues in neuromuscular disorders. His academic record includes 12 teaching awards, 3 grants, 10 research awards with more than 30 publications, 4 book chapters, multiple platform presentation, grand rounds and invited presentations. He has been awarded the Arnold P Gold Foundation's 'Golden Doc' award two times.


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • The Basics of Polysomnography

    Natteru, Prashanth, M.D. (et al.)

    Pages 1-21

  • Neuromuscular Respiratory Failure

    Chuquilin, Miguel, M.D. (et al.)

    Pages 23-42

  • Sleep Issues in Motor Neuron Diseases

    Yerram, Sushma, M.D. (et al.)

    Pages 43-59

  • Sleep Issues in Myopathic Disorders and Muscular Dystrophies

    Joseph, Valentina, M.D. (et al.)

    Pages 61-71

  • Sleep Issues in Neuromuscular Junction Disorders

    Natteru, Prashant, M.D. (et al.)

    Pages 73-94

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eBook $84.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-73068-4
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Hardcover $109.99
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $109.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-10309-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sleep Issues in Neuromuscular Disorders
Book Subtitle
A Clinical Guide
Editors
  • Raghav Govindarajan
  • Pradeep C Bollu
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-73068-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-73068-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-73067-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-10309-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 170
Number of Illustrations
3 b/w illustrations, 23 illustrations in colour
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