82. Sleep during Pregnancy and Postpartum

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Kathryn A. Lee

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch82

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Lee, K. A. (2005) Sleep during Pregnancy and Postpartum, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch82

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. University of California, San Francisco, California, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • sleep complaints during pregnancy;
  • pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH);
  • postpartum sleep patterns


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sleep Complaints During Pregnancy

  • Anatomical and Physiological Changes During Pregnancy

  • Labor and Delivery

  • Postpartum Sleep Patterns

  • Summary

  • References