Sleep, like nutrition and physical activity, contributes to a person’s health and well-being. Our June Theme on the Routledge Health and Social Care Arena is SLEEP. We are showcasing journals and free access articles related to Sleep and Children, Sleep Medicine and Disorders, Sleep and Performance, and Sleep and Health.  Behavioral Sleep Medicine, the official journal of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine, is featured. You’ll also find information on related books from our Informa Healthcare Imprint.

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  • Sleep Medicine and Disorders
  • Sleep and Performance
  • Sleep and Health

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Behavioral Sleep Medicine

Behavioral Sleep Medicine CoverOfficial Journal of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine –

Editor: Judith A. Owens, Children’s National Medical Center, USA

Behavioral Sleep Medicine addresses behavioral dimensions of normal and abnormal sleep mechanisms and the prevention, assessment, and treatment of sleep disorders and associated behavioral and emotional problems.


Volume 11, 2013, 5 issues per year

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The Origins, Prevention and Treatment of Infant Crying and Sleeping Problems CoverThe Origins, Prevention and Treatment of Infant Crying and Sleeping Problems

An Evidence-Based Guide for Healthcare Professionals and the Families They Support

By Ian St James-Roberts

Published 22nd February 2012 by Routledge – 280 pages

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Sleep Apnea CoverSleep Apnea: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Treatment

Sleep apnea is a common chronic condition affecting millions of people. This text provides essential scientific and clinical information for those treating and researching the condition. This second edition has been expanded to contain more clinically relevant information regarding diagnosis and treatment. Organized into sections and subsections to make the book easier for the reader to use, this essential text also examines sleep apnea in special populations, such as children, older adults or pregnant women, and takes into account gender differences in the disorder.

Edited by Allan I. Pack, MBChB PhD
eBook ISBN 9781420020885, Print ISBN 9780849396977
Second Edition, 570 Pages, 190 Illustrations

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atlas of sleep medicine coverAtlas of Sleep Medicine

Written by experienced contributors from the renowned Mayo Clinic, the Atlas of Sleep and Sleep Medicine, 4E covers the history, humanities, and comparative biological aspects of sleep. This highly illustrated resource includes photographs, reproductions, graphics, segments of sleep studies, and clinical algorithms to aid the clinician in the correct diagnosis and management of sleep disorders.

Edited by Lois E. Krahn, MD, Michael H. Silber, MBChB, FCP (SA), and Timothy I. Morgenthaler, MD
eBook ISBN 9781841847634, Print ISBN 9780415450089
Fourth Edition, 151 Pages, 215 Illustrations

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