121. Relevance of Anesthesiology for Sleep Medicine

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Ralph Lydic and
  2. Helen A. Baghdoyan

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch121

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Lydic, R. and Baghdoyan, H. A. (2005) Relevance of Anesthesiology for Sleep Medicine, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch121

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • sleep and anesthesia;
  • Pain management and sleep;
  • depression of breathing during anesthesia


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The State Concept Links Sleep and Anesthesia

  • Pain, Anesthesiology, and Sleep

  • Depression of Breathing During Anesthesia, Sedation, and Sleep

  • Anesthetics, Cytokines, and Arousal State Control

  • Relevance of Sleep for Patient and Practitioner

  • Sleep Neurobiology and Mechanisms of Anesthetic Action

  • Acknowledgments

  • References