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Sleep: Understanding the Basics (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Michael B. Russo, MD
Coauthor: Shehnaz Shaikh, MD
Editor: William C. Shiel, Jr., MD, FACP FACR

Previous contributing editors: Editors: Anthony M Murro, MD, Laboratory Director, Professor, Department of Neurology, Medical College of Georgia; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Carmel Armon, MD, MHS, MSc, Professor of Neurology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Neurology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts.


Last Editorial Review: 9/28/2012

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