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Insomnia (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Siamak T. Nabili, MD, MPH

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stoppler, MD

REFERENCES: eMedicine.com. Insomnia.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1187829-overview>

FDA.gov. Medication Guide Intermezzo. <http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2011/022328s000mg.pdf>

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Author: Mary E Cataletto, MD, Associate Director, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Winthrop University Hospital; Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Pediatrics, State University of New York at Stony Brook. Coauthor(s): Harbhajan Singh, MD, Chief of Pulmonary Medicine, Director, Department of Respiratory Therapy, South Nassau Communities Hospital. Editors: Joseph A Salomone III, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Truman Medical Center, University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Richard Harrigan, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Temple University School of Medicine.


Last Editorial Review: 2/7/2012

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