Essential Sleep Medicine and Surgery


Maria V. Suurna, MD, FACS (Editor); Stacey L. Ishman, MD (Editor); Josephine H. Nguyen, MD (Assistant Editor)

Series: KJ Lee Essential Medicine Series
BISAC: HEA043000

This textbook presents a succinct yet comprehensive overview of the current essential topics in sleep medicine. Each chapter, written by experts in the many fields that make up sleep medicine, provides a unique, multidisciplinary perspective on the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders. Information is presented in outline format to optimize the learning experience with multiple choice questions to consolidate learning and practice guidelines to further one’s grasp of the topics while presenting the opportunity for efficient reference. Finally, this textbook’s outline format, clear and concise language, and rich set of practice guidelines make it a trusted resource for non-medical professionals hoping to learn more about sleep disorders and their treatments.

Table of Contents

(Maria V. Suurna; Stacey L. Ishman)

Part I: Basics of Sleep Medicine

Chapter 1. Normal Sleep and its Variants
(Nancy Collop, Swapan Dholakia – Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, GA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 2. Sleep Physiology
(Meena Khan, Madelyn Rosenthal – Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Neurology, et al.)

Chapter 3. Classification of Sleep Disorders
(Ofer Jacobowitz, Lee Shangold – Sleep, ENT, and Allergy Associates, Tarrytown, NY, USA, et al.)

Chapter 4. Sleep Evaluation
(Tracey Smith Stierer – Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Neurology, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, MD, USA)

Chapter 5. Sleep Deprivation and Sleep Hygiene
(Jennifer Molano – The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Neurology and Rehabilitative Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA)

Chapter 6. Sleep Pharmacology
(Kimberly Kreitinger, Atul Malhotra – Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 7. Sleep in Women
(Jessica Mong, Katie Kruk – Department of Pharmacology, Program in Neuroscience, University of Maryland Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA)

Chapter 8. Sleep and Aging
(Kathleen L. Yaremchuk, Andrea M. Plawecki – Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA, et al.)

Chapter 9. Sleep and Medical Conditions
(Gerald Suh – Princeton ENT and Sleep, LLC, Princeton, NJ, USA, et al.)

Part II: Adult Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders

Chapter 10. Adult OSA Overview
(Yi Cai, Andrew Goldberg, Jolie Chang – Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA)

Chapter 11. Pathogenesis and Endotypes of OSA
(Luke D.J. Thomson, Caroline J. Beatty, Shane A. Landry, Bradley Edwards – Department of Physiology, Biomedicine Discovery Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, et al.)

Chapter 12. Diagnosis and Assessment of Adult OSA
(Jason L. Yu, Richard J. Schwab, Erica R. Thaler – Division of Sleep Surgery, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 13. Associated Health Risks of OSA
(Josephine Nguyen – Sacramento Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgical and Medical Group, Inc. Stockton, CA, USA)

Chapter 14. Snoring
(Andres Sideris, Stuart MacKay – Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Wollongong Hospital, Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, et al.)

Chapter 15. Adult OSA Medical Management
(Madeline Ravesloot, Julia Crawford – OLVG, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, et al.)

Chapter 16. PAP Treatment for OSA
(Jay Guevarra, Robert Hiensch, David Rapoport – Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Mount Sinai Integrative Sleep Center, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA)

Chapter 17. Oral Appliance Therapy for OSA
(Ryan J. Soose, Nicole D. Chenet – University of Pittsburgh Department of Otolaryngology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 18. Surgery for OSA
(Robert M. Frederick, M. Boyd Gillespie – Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA)

Chapter 19. Perioperative Considerations in Sleep Surgery
(Brian W. Rotenberg, Sarah Zahabi – Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada)

Chapter 20. The Nose and Sleep Apnea
(Amrita Ray, Ashutosh Kacker – Department of Otolaryngology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA)

Chapter 21. Tonsillectomy and Palatal Surgery for OSA
(B. Tucker Woodson, Erin Harvey – Division of Sleep Medicine and Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology and Human Communication, Medical College Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA, et al.)

Chapter 22. Surgery to Address the Tongue Base and Hypopharynx
(Mark D’Agostino, Michael Hajek – Southern New England Ear, Nose, Throat and Facial Plastic Surgery Group, New Haven, CT, USA, et al.)

Chapter 23. Skeletal Surgery for OSA
(Robson Capasso, Tahir Mirza, Badr Ibrahim – Sleep Surgery Division, Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Global Biodesign, SoM, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 24. Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation for Treatment of OSA
(Maurits Boon, Maria Suurna – Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 25. Bariatric Surgery for OSA
(Roberta Leu, Nikhila Raol, Kelli-Lee Harford – Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 26. Combination Therapy for OSA
(Nithin S. Peddireddy, Jeffery J. Stanley, Paul T. Hoff – Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA)

Chapter 27. Central Sleep Apnea
(Shahrokh Javaheri, Robin Germany – Bethesda Montgomery Sleep Laboratory, Bethesda North Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, et al.)

Part III: Other Sleep Disorders

Chapter 28. Insomnia
(Ashwin Anath, Karl Doghramji, Colin Huntley – Jefferson Sleep Disorders Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 29. Central Disorders of Hypersomnolence
(Anne Marie Morse, Michael Strunc, Asim Roy – Division of Pediatric Neurology, Janet Weis Children’s Hospital, Geisinger, Danville, PA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 30. Circadian Rhythm Sleep-Wake Disorders
(Bala S. C. Koritala, Marc D. Ruben, David F. Smith – Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA, et al.)

Chapter 31. Parasomnias
(Joshua Roland, Alon Avidan – UCLA Department of Pulmonology, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA, et al.)

Chapter 32. Sleep-Related Movement Disorders
(Katemanee Burapachaisri, Sofia Romano, Rachel Marie E. Salas – Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA)

Part IV: Pediatric Sleep and Sleep Disorders

Chapter 33. Sleep in Children
(Sally Ibrahim, Carol Rosen – Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital of University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA, et al.)

Chapter 34. Sleep Related Breathing Disorders and Other Conditions in Children
(Meghan Durr, Umakanth A. Katwa, Judith A. Owens, Christopher C. Xiao – Kaiser Permanente Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Oakland, CA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 35. Treatment of Pediatric OSA
(Cristina Baldassari, Erin Kirkham, Derek Lam – Department of Otolaryngology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA, et al.)

Chapter 36. Pediatric OSA Treatment Beyond Tonsillectomy
(Stacey Ishman, Carol Li, Yann-Fuu Kou – Medical Director of Utilization Management, Healthvine Health Network, Cincinnati, OH, USA, et al.)

Part V:

Chapter 37. How to Set up a Sleep Laboratory
(Hannah N. Kuhar, Siobhan Kuhar, Gavin Setzen – Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA, et al.)

Chapter 38. The Future of Sleep Medicine and Surgery and a Glossary of Acronyms
(Shi Nee Tan, KJ Lee – KPJ University College School of Medicine, Nilai, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, et al.)


Editor’s ORCID iD

Maria V. Suurna
Stacey L. Ishman

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