Restless Devices

Restless. Devices. “Digital media has shaped our spiritual lives and churches in profound ways, yet we have few guides to navigate this new terrain. I have longed for a book like Restless Devices to be written.

Author: Felicia Wu Song

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

ISBN: 9780830851140

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 232

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We're being formed by our devices. Unpacking the soft tyranny of the digital age, Felicia Wu Song combines insights from psychology, neuroscience, sociology, and theology as she considers digital practices through the lens of "liturgy" and formation. Exploring pathways of meaningful resistance found in Christian tradition, this resource offers practical experiments for individual and communal change.
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Handbook of Sleep Medicine

Enhanced external counter pulsation (EECP) for restless legs syndrome (RLS): preliminary negative resultsin a parallel double-blind study. SleepMed 2006;7(4):390–391. 89. Eliasson AH,Lettieri CJ.Sequential compression devices ...

Author: Alon Y. Avidan

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9781451153859

Category: Medical

Page: 490

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Expanded to include detailed information on pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment, the Handbook of Sleep Medicine continues to offer a concise overview of the field for trainees and practitioners in the many disciplines that deal with sleep disorders. Chapters provide a broad introduction to sleep disturbances and associated comorbidities and discuss the major sleep disorders in terms of epidemiology, diagnostic criteria, differential diagnosis, assessment tools, management, and follow-up. Of special value are algorithms that provide a logical approach to evaluating sleep-related complaints. All chapters adhere to the new International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD-2), which is outlined in an appendix with ICD-9 codes.
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Essentials of Sleep Medicine

Phillips B, Hening W, Britz P, Mannino D. Prevalence and correlates of restless legs syndrome: results from the 2005 ... Pneumatic compression devices are an effective therapy for restless legs syndrome: a prospective, randomized, ...

Author: M. Safwan Badr

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1607617358

Category: Medical

Page: 416

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Sleep disorders represent a major portion of the chief complaints seen by pulmonologists and other physicians. Sleep apnea and hypopnea syndrome for example, are common disorders with significant adverse health consequences. Sleep apnea is associated with increased cardiovascular mortality, impaired quality of life and increased motor vehicle accidents. In addition, sleep apnea often co-exists with other chronic conditions including obesity, the metabolic syndrome, and tobacco use disorder. Patients with sleep-related conditions often present with non-specific complaints that require a broad and detailed knowledge of the wide range of sleep disorders. In Essentials of Sleep Medicine: An Approach for Clinical Pulmonology, a concise, evidence-based review of sleep medicine for the pulmonologist is presented. Providing a focused, scientific basis for the effects of sleep on human physiology, especially cardiac and respiratory physiology, chapters also outline a differential diagnosis for common sleep complaints and an evidence-based approach to diagnosis and management. This includes a review of the current standards of practice and of emerging technology and unresolved issues awaiting further research. Each chapter includes a summary of current research and outlines future research directions and issues. In all, Essentials of Sleep Medicine: An Approach for Clinical Pulmonology provides a clear diagnostic and management program for all the different sleep disorders, with a major focus on respiratory disorders of sleep, and includes key points and summaries. Developed by an international group of renowned authors, Essentials of Sleep Medicine: An Approach for Clinical Pulmonology is an invaluable resource for pulmonologists, respiratory care practitioners, polysomnographic technologists, graduate students, clinical researchers, and other health professionals seeking an in-depth review of sleep medicine.
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Sleep Disorders in Women

Michaud M, Dumont M, Selmaoui B, Paquet J, Fantini ML, Montplaisir J. Circadian rhythm of restless legs syndrome: relationship with ... Eliasson A, Lettieri C. Sequential compression devices for treatment of restless legs syndrome.

Author: Hrayr P. Attarian

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781627033244

Category: Medical

Page: 348

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In Sleep Disorders in Women: A Guide to Practical Management, 2nd Edition, a multidisciplinary panel of eminent researchers and practicing clinicians comprehensively updates the multifaceted aspects of sleep disorders in women at different stages of life, illuminating the unique impact that each reproductive and endocrine stage has on both normal sleep and sleep disorders. This title not only introduces primary care physicians and health care providers to the discipline of sleep disorders in women, it also will appeal to a broader set of specialists as it summarizes the latest, cutting-edge research and presents it in a succinct and clinically relevant manner. The goal of this book is to help physicians recognize the symptom patterns of sleep disorders in their female patients, guide them in diagnosing and treating these patients in a timely fashion, and help in the elimination of gender bias in sleep medicine research and care. An invaluable addition to the literature, Sleep Disorders in Women: A Guide to Practical Management, 2nd Edition again fills an important niche by being an accessible, comprehensive, multidisciplinary review on sleep disorders in women.
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Revelations of Prison Life

... and although he had wronged his miserable daughter beyond all earthly measure , he seemed to yearn after the sacrifice of her life , and the baseness and cruelty of his nature shone conspicuously in restless devices to compass her ...

Author: George Laval Chesterton

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:319510024479107

Category: Prison discipline

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Sleep Disorders An Issue of Neurologic Clinics E Book

Pneumatic compression devices are an effective therapy for restless legs syndrome: a prospective, randomized, doubleblinded, sham-controlled trial. Chest 2009;135(1):74–80. Hayes CA, Kingsley JR, Hamby KR, et al.

Author: Bradley Vaughn

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455747757

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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Sleep disorders are a widely recognized consequence of many neurological pathologies. This issue of Neurologic Clinics features the following articles: Sleep Physiology; Sleep Assessment Tools for the Neurologist; Fitting Sleep into Neurological Practice; Insomnia; Parasomnias and look-alikes; Sleep Apnea: Obstructive and central; Restless Legs syndrome; Circadian Rhythm; Pediatric Sleep Disorders; Dementia; Stroke; Epilepsy; CNS Immunological and Infectious; Movement Disorders; Neuromuscular ; Headache; Traumatic Brain Injury; and Psychiatry in Sleep.
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Sleep Disorders

Kushida C, Martin M, Nikam P, Blaisdell B, Wallenstein G, Ferini-Strambi L, Ware JE Jr. (2007) Burden of restless legs syndrome ... devices are an effective therapy for restless legs syndrome: a prospective, randomized, double-blinded, ...

Author: Chris Idzikowski

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 9789535102939

Category: Medical

Page: 204

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For progress to be maintained in a clinical field like sleep medicine, unimpeded, unrestricted access to data and the advances in clinical practice should be available. The reason why this book is exciting is that it breaks down the barriers to dissemination of information, providing scientists, physicians, researchers and interested individuals with a valuable insight into the latest diverse developments within the study of sleep disorders. This book is a collection of chapters, which can be viewed as independent units dealing with different aspects and issues connected to sleep disorders, having in common that they reflect leading edge ideas, reflections and observations. The authors take into account the medical and social aspects of sleep-related disorders, concentrating on different focus groups, from adults to pregnant women, adolescents, children and professional workers.
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The Life and Letters of St Francis Xavier

Let your sermon set before their eyes , and let them see in it plainly as in a mirror , their own restless devices , their cunning artifices , their most vain hopes and imaginations , a all the deceitful designs which they entertain in ...

Author: Henry James Coleridge

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ISBN: OXFORD:600018196

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