10. Epidemiology of Sleep Disorders

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Maurice M. Ohayon and
  2. Christian Guilleminault

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch10

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Ohayon, M. M. and Guilleminault, C. (2005) Epidemiology of Sleep Disorders, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch10

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • epidemiological studies of sleep disorders;
  • dyssomnias;
  • parasomnias


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Hazards of Sleep Classifications

  • Dyssomnias

  • Parasomnias

  • References