Sleep Issues in Neuromuscular Disorders

A Clinical Guide

  • Raghav Govindarajan
  • Pradeep C. Bollu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Prashanth Natteru, Pradeep C. Bollu
    Pages 1-21
  3. Miguel Chuquilin, Nakul Katyal
    Pages 23-42
  4. Sushma Yerram, Pradeep C. Bollu, Pradeep Sahota
    Pages 43-59
  5. Valentina Joseph, Joe Devasahayam, Munish Goyal
    Pages 61-71
  6. Prashant Natteru, Siva Pesala, Pradeep C. Bollu, Raghav Govindarajan
    Pages 73-94
  7. Satish Bokka, Raghav Govindarajan, Nakul Katyal
    Pages 95-100
  8. Raja Boddepalli, Raghav Govindarajan
    Pages 101-116
  9. Joe Devasahayam, Troy Whitacre, Tony Oliver
    Pages 117-127
  10. Hariharan Regunath, Troy Whitacre, Stevan P. Whitt
    Pages 129-138
  11. Vijay Kodadhala, Pradeep C. Bollu
    Pages 139-151
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 153-170

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.


sleep disorders neuromuscular disease sleep apnea non-invasive ventilation motor neuron disease peripheral neuropathies pediatric neuromuscular disorders

Editors and affiliations

  • Raghav Govindarajan
    • 1
  • Pradeep C. Bollu
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeurologyUniversity of MissouriColumbiaUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyUniversity of Missouri ColumbiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-73067-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-73068-4
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