Atlas of Sleep Medicine by Lois E. Krahn, Michael H. Silber, Timothy I. Morgenthaler

By Lois E. Krahn, Michael H. Silber, Timothy I. Morgenthaler

Written through skilled individuals from the popular Mayo health facility, the Atlas of Sleep and Sleep Medicine covers the historical past, humanities, and comparative organic points of sleep. This hugely illustrated source comprises photos, reproductions, pix, segments of sleep experiences, and medical algorithms to help the clinician within the right analysis and administration of sleep disorders.

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When traditional methods prove unsuccessful, the patients may be referred for conventional medical assessment and treatment, including anticonvulsant medication (10). For more than 5,000 years, yoga has been used in India to promote health as a component of ayurvedic medicine. The basic tenet is to restore harmony and cure illness by maintaining the balance of the three doshas (vata, pitta, and kapha) and the elements they represent. Treatment involves eliminating impurities through cleansing rituals such as the use of enemas, by fasting, and by adhering to special diets.

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2006. 9. Law S, Kirmayer LJ. Inuit interpretations of sleep paralysis. Transcult Psychiatry 2005; 42: 93–112. 10. Aina OF, Famuyiwa OO. Ogun Oru: a traditional explanation for nocturnal neuropsychiatric disturbances among the Yoruba of Southwest Nigeria. Transcult Psychiatry 2007; 44: 44–54. 11. Mayo Clinic Book of Alternative Medicine: The New Approach to Using the Best of Natural Therapies and Conventional Medicine. New York: Time Inc Home Entertainment, 2007.

5th ed. Elmhurst (NY): Tahrike Tarsile Qur’an, 2000. pp. 184–92. 15. Kim C, Kwok YS. Navajo use of native healers. Arch Intern Med 1998; 9: 2245–49. 3d] [14/10/010/20:17:45] [25–29] 3 Animals and Sleep Lois E. Krahn, MD, and Timothy I. Morgenthaler, MD ABBREVIATIONS EEG, electroencephalograph; electroencephalographic NREM, non–rapid eye movement REM, rapid eye movement SLEEP IN ANIMALS The American inventor Thomas A. Edison exhibited a remarkable lack of understanding in 1903 about the sleep habits of animals.

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