Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine

  • Joris C. Verster
  • S. R. Pandi-Perumal
  • David L. Streiner

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Kathleen W. Wyrwich, Cynthia R. Gross
    Pages 1-9
  3. Naresh M. Punjabi
    Pages 11-17
  4. Cynthia R. Gross, Kathleen W. Wyrwich
    Pages 19-28
  5. Jaime M. Monti, Daniel Monti
    Pages 29-36
  6. Geneviève St-Jean, Célyne H. Bastien
    Pages 37-45
  7. Damien Leger
    Pages 47-51
  8. Venkataramanujan Srinivasan, S. R. Pandi-Perumal, Warren Spence, Daniel P. Cardinali, Marcel G. Smits
    Pages 67-77
  9. Amy D. Atkeson, Robert C. Basner
    Pages 79-91
  10. Meeta Goswami
    Pages 93-99
  11. Marco Zucconi, Mauro Manconi
    Pages 101-106
  12. Henry J. Moller, Shirley Lam
    Pages 107-118
  13. Luigi Ferini-Strambi, Maria Livia Fantini
    Pages 119-126
  14. Alia Khan-Hudson, Cathy A. Alessi
    Pages 131-138
  15. Ron B. Mitchell, James Kelly
    Pages 139-145
  16. Jeanetta C. Rains, Donald B. Penzien
    Pages 161-173

About this book


The first of its kind, Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine provides an evidence-based introduction to the interface between sleep wide range of medical disorders. Many patients experience sleep disturbances secondary to their primary illness and this often has a negative effect on their quality of life. Sleep and Quality of Life in Clinical Medicine is essential reading for all health care professionals concerned with their patients’ well being. A clinically focused, comprehensive review for physicians and other health providers, this volume is a state-of-the-art reference work that can also serve as a textbook for students and researchers who wish to become familiar with the impact of sleep on quality of life.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Joris C. Verster
    • 1
  • S. R. Pandi-Perumal
    • 2
  • David L. Streiner
    • 3
  1. 1.Section Psychopharmacology Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical SciencesUtrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Divison of Clinical Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Department of MedicineCollege of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Department of PsychiatryKunin-Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit (KLARU)TorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press, Totowa, NJ 2008
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60327-340-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60327-343-5
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