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Title Novel insights into the pathophysiology and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea / editor, Patrick Lévy
Published London, England : Future Medicine Ltd (Unitec House, 2 Albert Place, London N3 1QB, UK), [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (1 PDF (133 pages)) : color illustrations, digital file
Contents Novel insights into the pathophysiology and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea / Patrick Lévy -- Epidemiology of sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome and sleep-disordered breathing / Poul J. Jennum & Renata L. Riha -- Pathophysiology of upper airway collapse / Jayne C. Carberry, Jane E. Butler & Danny J. Eckert -- Diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea / Nancy A. Collop & Misha Peter -- Sleepiness in OSA : mechanisms, diagnosis and public health consequences / Luigi Ferini-Strambi -- Cardiovascular consequences of sleep apnea : pathophysiology and clinical implications / Lena Lavie, Jean-Louis Pépin, Renaud Tamisier & Peretz Lavie -- Metabolic consequences : pathophysiology and clinical implications / Jamie C.M. Lam & Mary S.M. Ip -- Treatment options in obstructive sleep apnea / Patrick Lévy, Jean-Louis Pépin, Renaud Tamisier & Sandrine Launois-Rollinat -- Treatment : oral appliances / Marie Marklund -- Index
Summary In this book of eight chapters, renowned experts provide a rounded overview of OSA, with coverage of epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, clinical consequences and the treatment options available
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Sleep Apnea, Obstructive -- physiopathology.
Sleep Apnea, Obstructive -- therapy.
Sleep apnea syndromes -- Pathophysiology.
Sleep apnea syndromes -- Treatment.
Form Electronic book
Author Lévy, Patrick (Physician), editor, writer of introduction, author
Future Medicine Ltd, publisher
ISBN 1780842104 (eISBN)
1780842112 (ePub)
9781780842103 (eISBN)
9781780842110 (ePub)