Narcolepsy

A Clinical Guide

by Meeta Goswami, Michael J. Thorpy,

This comprehensive resource covers the current thoughts and trends on narcolepsy, as well as cutting-edge evidence-based research.  Updates from the previous edition include advances in diagnostic guidelines, treatments, protocols and clinical and psychosocial considerations.  Aspects of narcolepsy relating to sleep medicine, neurology, psychiatry and public health are featured throughout the text.  Narcolepsy, 2nd Edition provides clinicians and allied health professionals with patient management modalities, clinical and quality of life issues and best practices for health care delivery.

  • Springer International Publishing; January 2016
  • ISBN 9783319237398
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF format
  • Title: Narcolepsy
  • Author: Meeta Goswami (ed.); Michael J. Thorpy (ed.); S.R. Pandi-Perumal (ed.)
  • Imprint: Springer

In The Press

“The purpose is to present the current understanding of the etiology, presentation, and treatment of narcolepsy. … This book will benefit primary care physicians, sleep professionals, neurologists, psychiatrists, and pediatricians, as well as psychologists, social scientists, and nurses. It will be of interest to anyone involved in research or caring for this patient population. … This is a thorough, in-depth reference with up-to-date information on the etiology, presentation, psychosocial complications, and treatment of this illness.” (Michael Easton, Doody’s Book Reviews, July, 2016)

About The Author

Meeta Goswami, BDS, MPH, PhD, Director, Narcolepsy Institute, Montefiore Medical Center, Assistant Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Bronx, New York, USA

Michael J. Thorpy, MD, Director, Sleep-Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Professor of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA

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S. R. Pandi-Perumal, Somnpogen Canada Inc, Toronto, Ontario, Canada