Sleep disorders are gaining more importance in the society due to various reasons. It has been found that around 50-70 million of the total population of United States experience sleep or wakefulness disorder. Sleep disorder in the young have psychosocial consequences with an impact on work, education and mental health may also underpin unemployment. The use of social media and nightly entertainment in young subjects may blur the clinical picture sometimes hinder a diagnosis of a real sleep disorder. Impact of sleep disturbances is increasingly focused in the society with regard to traffic safety where accidents can be related to reduce mental concentration due to sleepiness. The general outcome of a variety of diseases is increasingly highlighted, like Alzheimer’s, epilepsy and Parkinson’s disease.
- Insomnia and Circadian Rhythm Disorders
- Dental Sleep Medicine
- Hypersomnia’s and Neurologic Sleep Disorders
- Narcolepsy and Sleep over the Lifespan
- Sleep Therapy Approaches
- Sleep and Anesthesia