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Dopamine and Sleep

Molecular, Functional, and Clinical Aspects

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  • Offers a comprehensive and authoritative guide for researchers, clinicians, advanced graduate medical students, and anyone dealing with the prevention and management of sleep disorders

  • Presents in-depth coverage of the latest advances in sleep medicine

  • Provides a broad, interdisciplinary perspective on the field, from established theories to the latest research advances

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv
  2. Dopamine in REM Sleep Regulation

    • Mudasir Ahmad Khanday, Raghunandan Kumar Yadav, Birendra Nath Mallick
    Pages 1-17
  3. The Effects of Dopamine Receptor Agonists on the Sleep-Wake Cycle

    • Andrea Herrera-Solís, Oscar Arias-Carrión, Andrea Sarro-Ramírez, Mireille Salas-Crisóstomo, Eric Murillo-Rodríguez
    Pages 39-46
  4. Alteration of Biological Rhythms in Diseases of the Central Dopaminergic System: Focus on Parkinson’s Disease

    • Santiago Perez-Lloret, Darío Acuña-Castroviejo, Victor Demaria-Pesce, Daniel Cardinali
    Pages 91-114
  5. Parkinson’s Disease and Sleep/Wake Disturbances

    • Todd J. Swick, William G. Ondo
    Pages 115-146
  6. Depression, Sleep Disorders, and DA

    • Traci J. Speed, Patrick H. Finan
    Pages 191-211
  7. Sleep in Schizophrenia Patients and the Effects of Second Generation Antipsychotic Drugs

    • Jaime M. Monti, Pablo Torterolo, Seithikurippu R. Pandi Perumal
    Pages 213-233
  8. Sleep in Narcolepsy and the Effects of Modafinil

    • Michel Billiard
    Pages 235-253

About this book

This book offers a comprehensive but highly readable compilation of papers on the role of dopamine in sleep and sleep disorders. Leading experts in sleep medicine, psychiatry and neuroendocrinology provide a broad perspective on the field, from established theories to the latest research advances. Accordingly, it represents an interdisciplinary, cutting-edge guide for sleep disorder specialists, sleep researchers, psychiatrists, neurologists, pulmonologists, psychologists, and behavioral sleep medicine specialists.

Keywords

  • Parkinson´s Disease
  • Dopamine
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Sleep
  • Sleep Disorder
  • psychopharmacology

Reviews

“The purpose is to increase awareness of the latest developments in this multidisciplinary field. … It is meant for those interested in or specializing in the treatment of patients with sleep disorders across a variety of disciplines. This book is an interdisciplinary, cutting-edge guide for sleep disorder specialists, researchers, psychiatrists, neurologists, pulmonologists, and behavioral sleep medicine specialists. It also may be of interest to those involved in drug development in this area.” (Michael Easton, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2016)

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, School of Medicine, Montevideo, Uruguay

    Jaime M. Monti

  • Somnogen Canada Inc., Toronto, Canada

    S. R. Pandi-Perumal

  • Department of Neurology, New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, Edison, USA

    S. Chokroverty

About the editors

Jaime M. Monti is Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, School of Medicine, Clinics Hospital, University of the Republic, Uruguay. He is a member of the International College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Sleep Research Society (USA), European Sleep Research Society, and the Argentinian Society of Sleep Medicine.

S.R. Pandi-Perumal, M.Sc., has authored many publications in the field of sleep and biological rhythms. He has published a number of books on various aspects of sleep medicine with Springer: Neuroendocrine Correlates of Sleep/wakefulness (Springer USA, 2005); Sleep and Sleep Disorders: a Neuropsychopharmacological approach (Landes Bioscience/Eurekha.com and Springer SBM, USA, 2006); Clinical Pharmacology of Sleep (Birkhauser-Verlag, Switzerland, 2006); Neuroimmunology of Sleep (Springer-Verlag, USA, 2007); Primary Care Sleep Medicine (Humana Press/Springer-Verlag, USA, 2007); Serotonin: physiology, functions, and regulation (Birkhauser-Verlag, Switzerland, 2008); Sleep and Quality of life in medical illness, (Humana/Springer, USA, 2008); Narcolepsy: a clinical guide (Springer, 2010); GABA and Sleep: Molecular, Functional, and Clinical Aspects (Birkhauser-Verlag, Switzerland, 2010).

S. Chokroverty MD, FRCP is a co-director of Neurology at the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute, JKF Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey, USA. He is a also a Professor of Neuroscience at Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education, South Orange, New Jersey.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Dopamine and Sleep

  • Book Subtitle: Molecular, Functional, and Clinical Aspects

  • Editors: Jaime M. Monti, S. R. Pandi-Perumal, S. Chokroverty

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46437-4

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Biomedical and Life Sciences, Biomedical and Life Sciences (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-46435-0

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-319-83520-4

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-46437-4

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XV, 286

  • Number of Illustrations: 14 b/w illustrations, 8 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Pharmacology, Biomedical Research, Neurochemistry, Neurology, Psychiatry

Buying options

eBook
USD 169.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-46437-4
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book
USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)