Christian Guilleminault, MD, BiolD
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Guilleminault C. Handbook of Sleep Medicine. Ann Intern Med. 2001;135:72. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-135-1-200107030-00044
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2001;135(1):72.
Shneerson JM. 237 pages. Oxford: Blackwell Science; 2000. $99.00. ISBN 0632051353. Order phone 800-759-6102.
Field of medicine: Sleep disorders medicine.
Format: Hardcover book.
Audience: Physicians who must recognize and treat sleep disorders.
Purpose: To provide nonspecialists with information on sleep disorders and when to refer patients to a specialist.
Content: Seven chapters discuss the various sleep disorders and their clinical features, tests and interpretation of results, and treatment. The remaining four chapters cover the nature of sleep, the physiology and pharmacology of sleep and wakefulness, and drugs used to treat sleep disorders.
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