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By Nathaniel F. Watson, Bradley V. Vaughn

A reader pleasant and quickly reference consultant for the identity, analysis, and remedy of sleep problems, this source covers the complete diversity of sleep drugs addressing purely the main clinically suitable info for sleep problems administration. each one bankruptcy offers a considerate plan of action for analysis and remedy - detailing the way to receive a nap background, learn actual examination findings, order blood paintings and trying out, and follow the most recent remedy modalities and follow-up regimens.

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38 Grigg-Damberger Figure 9 How sleep changes with age. Ideally, the first night effect would be eliminated by spending multiple nights in the sleep laboratory. However, this is not practical as third-party payers will not cover multiple consecutive polysomnograms for the most common indication—obstructive sleep apnea. Fortunately, a single night of polysomnography provides a reasonable measure of the presence and severity of sleep-disordered breathing and sometimes allows the introduction of CPAP in the second half of the study.

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