Sleep in Children and Sleep and Breathing in Children: by Carole Marcus, John L. Carroll, David Donnelly, Gerald M.

By Carole Marcus, John L. Carroll, David Donnelly, Gerald M. Loughlin

Infants and kids spend one- to two-thirds in their existence asleep. regardless of this, little or no awareness has been paid to figuring out either common sleep and sleep-related abnormalities in the course of baby improvement. There are profound adjustments in sleep and circadian rhythm in the course of progress and maturation. Sleep is very vital in little ones, as a result of its putative function in consolidating reminiscence and different neurocognitive functions.

Sleep in Children:

  • explores basic adjustments in sleep in the course of pediatric improvement, and examines very important behavioral elements of sleep, cultural results on sleep, and non-respiratory sleep-related disorders
  • includes a bit dedicated to new options which are at the moment getting used in sleep-related research
  • discusses the present study in the box of pediatric sleep disorders
  • outlines a destiny framework for the improvement and examine of early life sleep disorders

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II. Structural Imaging . . . . . . . . . . . . . III. Functional Imaging . . . . . . . . . . . . . IV. Analytic Procedures . . . . . . . . . . . . . V. Physiological Data Acquisition . . . . . . . . . xix 317 317 318 319 319 321 322 323 324 326 329 330 335 335 338 341 345 345 346 354 360 363 363 367 367 367 373 375 378 xx Contents VI. Movement Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . VII. Imaging Resources and Shared Access . .

Gerald M. Loughlin I. Sleep, Gastroesophageal Function and Dysfunction . . II. Sleep-Related Clinical Manifestations of GER . . . . References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Assessing Neurobehavioral Outcomes in Childhood Sleep-Disordered Breathing: A Primer for Nonneuropsychologists . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Dean W. Beebe I. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . II. Psychometric Terms . . . . . . . . . .

Psychometric Terms . . . . . . . . . . . . . III. Psychometric Issues in Child Assessment . . . . . IV. The State of the Field Circa 2006 ............... V. Concluding Comments ....................... References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Structural and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging as a Research Tool in Pediatric Sleep Research . . . . . . Ronald M. Harper, Paul M. Macey, and Rajesh Kumar I. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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