Sleep Disorders

  • Thomas A. JohnsonJr.
  • James J. Deckert


Normal sleep is a periodically recurring physiologic state of lessened responsiveness from which one can be readily awakened. The function of sleep in humans appears to be restorative, but the precise mechanisms are poorly understood.


Obstructive Sleep Apnea Sleep Apnea Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Sleep Disorder Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome 
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  • Thomas A. JohnsonJr.
  • James J. Deckert

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