120. Sleep Disturbances after Noncardiac Surgery

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Ismail Gögenur and
  2. Jacob Rosenberg

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch120

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Gögenur, I. and Rosenberg, J. (2005) Sleep Disturbances after Noncardiac Surgery, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch120

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • sleep pattern after noncardiac surgery;
  • complex neuroendocrinological stress response;
  • postoperative sleep disturbances


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sleep Pattern After Noncardiac Surgery

  • Factors Influencing Sleep After Surgery

  • Clinical Implications

  • Prevention and Treatment of Postoperative Sleep Disturbances

  • Conclusion

  • References