Summary and Info
The majority of patients who suffer from sleep disturbance receive their medical care in the primary care setting. This clinical text, oriented to the practicing primary care clinician, provides a state-of-the-art, comprehensive overview of the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders. It details evidence-based practice recommendations using parameters that were primarily developed by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). The book is endorsed by the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP). Physicians interested in specializing in sleep disorders will find Primary Care Sleep Medicine: A Practical Guide to be an excellent text for board review. In addition, clinicians at any stage of their career will benefit immensely from the straightforward presentation of sleep disorders and their treatment in this timely and informative text.