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Neuroimaging of sleep and sleep disorders / edited by Eric Nofzinger, Pierre Maquet, Michael J. Thorpy. [electronic resource]

Publication:
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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Book
1 online resource (xvi, 427 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
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Other Title:
Neuroimaging of Sleep & Sleep Disorders
Subjects:
Sleep disorders -- Diagnosis.
Brain -- Imaging.
Language:
English
Summary:
This up-to-date, superbly illustrated book is a practical guide to the effective use of neuroimaging in the patient with sleep disorders. There are detailed reviews of new neuroimaging techniques - including CT, MRI, advanced MR techniques, SPECT and PET - as well as image analysis methods, their roles and pitfalls. Neuroimaging of normal sleep and wake states is covered plus the role of neuroimaging in conjunction with tests of memory and how sleep influences memory consolidation. Each chapter carefully presents and analyzes the key findings in patients with sleep disorders indicating the clinical and imaging features of the various sleep disorders from clinical presentation to neuroimaging, aiding in establishing an accurate diagnosis. Written by neuroimaging experts from around the world, Neuroimaging of Sleep and Sleep Disorders is an invaluable resource for both researchers and clinicians including sleep specialists, neurologists, radiologists, psychiatrists, psychologists.
Contents:
section 1. Introduction
section 2. Neuroimaging of wakefulness and sleep
section 3. Neuroimaging, sleep loss, and circadian misalignment
section 4. Sleep and memory
section 5. Neuroimaging of sleep disorders.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015).
Contributor:
Nofzinger, Eric, editor.
Maquet, P. (Pierre), editor.
Thorpy, Michael J., editor.
ISBN:
1-107-23540-5
1-107-32679-6
1-107-33655-4
1-107-33323-7
1-107-33248-6
1-107-33489-6
1-139-08826-2
1-299-25747-X
OCLC:
829459849