0
0

Chapter 5. Narcolepsy and Idiopathic Hypersomnia

Alon Y. Avidan, MD, MPH
DOI: 10.1378/smbr.4th.45
text A A A

Sections

Excerpt

  • Learn the definition of narcolepsy

  • Become familiar with the International Classification of Sleep Disorders–2 classification for hypersomnias of CNS origin

  • Become knowledgeable about the epidemiology of narcolepsy

  • Discuss the etiology and pathophysiology of narcolepsy

  • Discuss the workup for the diagnosis of narcolepsy and idiopathic hypersomnia

  • Be able to list the diagnostic criteria for narcolepsy

  • Understand the rationale of new and emerging therapies in the treatment of narcolepsy and its associated symptoms

References

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Sign In to Access Full Content

MEMBER & INDIVIDUAL SUBSCRIBER

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

CHEST Journal Articles
CHEST Book Chapters
ACCP Sleep Medicine Board Review > Chapter 4.  >
ACCP Sleep Medicine Board Review > Chapter 6.  >
ACCP Sleep Medicine Board Review > Chapter 8.  >
CHEST Collections
Guidelines