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Restless nights : understanding snoring and sleep apnea / Peretz Lavie ; translated from the Hebrew by Anthony Berris.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Whiting PL - Whiting 616.2 L391 (Text) 51735010922804 Adult department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0300085443 (alk. paper) :
  • Physical Description: x, 274 pages : illustrations ; 25cm
  • Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in Hebrew in 2002 by Yedioth Ahronot Books, Chemed Books, Tel Aviv"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-251) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The breath of life -- Respiratory control -- The first pickwickian -- Rediscovery of the pickwickian patient -- Western innovations -- The dog dropped off and the experiment woke up -- From an exotic syndrome to a public health issue -- Risk factors for sleep apnea -- The syndrome's symptoms -- The price of awakenings -- At the temple of Morpheus -- Children and sleep apnea -- Sleep apnea, the heart, and the blood vessels -- From baroreceptors to free radicals -- Death at an early age and the paradox of old age -- Treatments for sleep apnea syndrome -- Sleeping under pressure : the big promise -- A whole new understanding.
Subject: Sleep apnea syndromes
Sleep apnea syndromes

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