Sleep Medicine as Preventive Medicine

Managed Care, Technology, and Outcomes
  • Stephen F. Johnson
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Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)

Abstract

Reflect for a moment about what you have read so far. Millions of people have complaints about the quality and quantity of their sleep. Of 20 patients in your waiting room today, two have significant insomnia, two regularly become sleep-deprived, and one or two have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Only one of these patients, or an accompanying family member, will bring the sleep problem to your attention.

Keywords

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Sleep Apnea Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Sleep Disorder Sleep Medicine 
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  • Stephen F. Johnson

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