Coma and Sleep

                                                                 
Module Editors:  Guy Leschziner & Sofia Ericsson

The assessment, investigation and management of all aspects of coma are the topic of the first part of this module, including sessions on the clinical signs in coma, the neurological causes of ventilatory failure, the management of raised intra-cranial pressure, and neurological problems on a general ITU. There are also sessions on hypoxic-ischaemic brain injury, the metabolic encephalopathies, and vegetative states. The second part is concerned with disorders of sleep, including sessions on narcolepsy and cataplexy and excessive daytime sleepiness.

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Category: Coma and Sleep

Raised ICP, Herniation and Management

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The Assessment of Patients in Coma

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Causes and Clinical Assessment of Coma

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General Medical Care on Neurological Intensive Care Unit

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EEG in Sleep Disorders and the MSLT

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EEG in the Diagnosis of Coma

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Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

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Hypoxic-ischaemic Brain Injury

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Narcolepsy

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Normal Sleep Architecture

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