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Challenges of Sleep Disorders and Treatment by Advanced Sleep Therapy
- Sleep Medicine 2017


Allied Academies invites you toattend the 3rd International Conference on Sleep Disordersand Medicine, which is going to be held during November 2 –3 2017 at Chicago, USA.

Sleep Disorders and Sleep Therapy isa cross-disciplinary area concerned with the psychological and physical healthconditions related to sleep disorders and conventional and advanced sleeptherapies. The main goal of Sleep Disorders and Medicine 2017 isto illuminate the gravity of the topic, how it affects our day to day lives,prevention and stairway to a healthier tomorrow.

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Allied Academies invites all participants from all over the world to 3rd International Conference on Sleep Disorders and Medicine, to be held during November 2-3, 2017 at Chicago, USA

Millions of US adults have a sleep disorder, out of which more than fifty percent report snoringDrowsy driving is responsible for many fatalities and even nonfatal injuries are also reported annually in the United States. Few serious sleep disorders affect normal physical, mental, social and emotional functioning.

Age-adjusted prevalence has seen six-fold increase in any sleep disorder diagnosis. Maximum were seen in patients with post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental disorders. It increased from less than 1 % in 2000 to nearly 6% in 2010. Sleep apnea was 47 %, followed by insomnia, 26 %. Old people with cardiovascular disease, cancer, or other chronic diseases experienced higher rates of sleep disorder diagnoses compared to healthy ones.

Global Sleep Aids Market is valued at $49,543 million in 2016, and should reach $79,851 million by 2022.From 2017 to 2023 a CAGR of 7.0% should be registered. Sleep disorders categorized into insomnia, sleep apnoea, restless leg syndrome, narcolepsy and sleep walking are analysed in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.

Why to attend?

Sleep Disorders and Medicine is a unique forum to bring together worldwide distinguished academics in the field of Neurology and Neuroscience, Academic scientists, Researchers, Public health professionals, Scientists, Nutrition, Industry researchers, Scholars to exchange innovative ideas about the state of Research and Development.

Aim of this conference is to stimulate new ideas for treatment that will be beneficial across the spectrum of all types of Sleep Disorders. It will also provide Unique Opportunity for Advertisers and Sponsors to exhibit at this International event.

Target Audience:

Neurologists, Neuroscientists, Neurosurgeons, Business delegates, Sleep Medicine Researchers, CEO's and R&D Heads  from Industries, Directors, Psychiatrists, Nutritional Scientists, Head of department, Sleep Medicine Coach, Professors, Industrial Leaders, and Students from Academia in the research of Sleep Disorders and Medicine.


Sleep Disorders and medicine
 is used to treat various sleep disorders and it is mostly affecting in United States of America. Currently 20 million people are suffering from occasional sleep problems. More than 70 sleep disorders are generating globally. At this condition falling asleep and waking up are controlled by a number of chemical changes in the brain and the blood. Depending on various studies and therapies sleep medicine is obtaining on maximum adults. So these sleep studies are carried out by many specialists and their risk factors are measured for the future complaints.  

Session on Novel Insights to Sleep Disorders        

Sleep disorders are the most common health problems reported in the United States. The estimated prevalence of syndromes of sleep-wake disorders in the US is about 50-70 million, and those who suffer from chronic sleep disorders have impaired daily functioning, compromised health status, and diminished quality of life. This research has led to a heightened understanding of the mechanisms regulating these behavioural states and the pathways, transmitters, and receptors involved in the sleep-wake cycle.

Session on Common Sleep Disorders: Causes and Treatment

Sleep disorders contains group of conditions that affect the ability to sleep well on a regular form. Most of the disorders like narcolepsy, sleep apnea are best treated with prescription drugs. There are many conditions like diseases and disorders that can cause sleep disturbances. Others diseases such as chronic and primary insomnia, may be more amenable to behavioural interventions, with more durable results. In many cases, sleep disorders develop as a result of an underlying health problem. Medications may provide the most rapid symptomatic relief from some sleep disturbances.

Session on Dental Sleep Medicine

Dental sleep medicine is a dental practice that focuses on the use of oral appliance therapy to treat sleep-disorders like breathing, including snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Dentists work together with sleep physicians to identify the best treatment for many patients. As a dentist, screening the patients with questionnaires and physical examination designed to identify key physical attributes that correlate with sleep-disordered breathing and Obstructive sleep Apnoea, including a large tongue or long soft palate helps dental sleep professionals set their patients on the path of proper treatment.

Session on Insomnia

Insomnia is a common sleep disorder which makes difficulty to falling asleep or staying asleep, even when a person has the chance to do so. People with insomnia problem can feel dissatisfied with their sleep. Insomnia can be caused by psychiatric and medical conditions, unhealthy sleep habits, specific substances, and certain biological factors. Recently, researchers have started thinking about insomnia as a problem of your brain being unable to stop being awake. Actually it's important to first understand what could be causing your sleep difficulties.

Session on Sleep Related Breathing Disorders

Sleep disorders which involves in difficulty breathing during sleep are classified as sleep related breathing disorders. It contains spectrum of breathing anomalies which ranges to frank Obstructive sleep Apnea. The treatment options including continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), oral appliances, and surgery. As CPAP is the primary treatment for OSA, methods to promote adherence to this therapy are also considered.

Session on Paediatric Sleep Disorders: Diagnosis and Treatment

Paediatric sleep disorders increasingly interfere with daily patient and family functioning. Sleep disorders in children may affect to daytime moodiness, irritability, lack of focus in class, sleepiness in school, inability to get up in time for school, and significant behavioural and learning problems. Some sleep disorders will cause adverse cardiovascular and metabolic effects as well as failure to thrive. Interest in and treatment of sleep disturbances in youth continues to grow, but research lags.

Session on Sleep Therapy Approaches

Sleep therapies will depend on the stress and it leads to immediate relief. Sleep disorders occurs due to mental health problems and they treated with sleep hygiene suggestions. Cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia and sleep disorder due to stress may be a good treatment choice if you have long-term sleep problems.

Session on Hypersomnia

Hypersomnia is a neurological disorder of excessive time spent sleeping or excessive sleepiness. The main symptom of hypersomnia is excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS), or prolonged night time sleep which has occurred for at least 3 months prior to diagnosis. Sleepiness is a common experience, with the prevalence of excessive daytime sleepiness occurring at least 3 day/week ranging from 4% to 21%. Such sleepiness may be caused by medical conditions, sleep disorders, illicit and prescribed substances, work and family demands, and insufficient sleep time.

Session on Sleep- The Heart and the Brain

Neurocardiology is a study of interaction between the brain and the heart. Sleep is a natural state of rest that plays vital role in human life. In most sleep disorders, patients would not get sufficient amount of a quality sleep which in turn could affect their health and daily performance. Sleep apnea, a common sleep disorder, which causes cessation of breath during sleep not only increases the risk for cardiovascular disorders but is also linked to the psychological disturbances including depression and schizophrenia.

Session on Trends in Sleep Medicine and Therapy

Trends focused on providing relevant sleep medicine data and new strategies that sleep specialists can use to treat various sleep disorders and implementing new technologies for the rapid recoveries. Sleep Disorders and medicine is a leading event for clinicians for diagnosis and therapy.

Session on Mental and Physical Causes of Insomnia

Chronic insomnia is mainly complicated due to mental health conditions. Usually sleep that occurs at least three nights per week and it lasts at least for three month. Changes in the environment, unhealthy sleep habits, shift work, other clinical disorders, and certain medications could lead to a long-term pattern of insufficient sleep. Insomnia can be caused by physical factors and also psychological factors.

Session on Obstructive Sleep Apnoea during Pregnancy

Sleep apnoea is a sleep disorder where there are pauses in breathing. Instead of breathing in and out normally, a woman with sleep apnoea will stop breathing for a brief period and then start back up spontaneously. These pauses can happen many times in a night. Extreme daytime sleepiness is another symptom of sleep apnea. It can be hard to tell the difference between normal pregnancy exhaustion and tiredness caused by sleep apnoea. We know that many women who don’t otherwise snore will snore during pregnancy. This snoring may be a sign that they are experiencing sleep apnoea. Now a new study shows that these sleep breathing problems also affect the baby’s oxygen supply.

Session on Pharmacotherapy of Common Sleep Promoting Agents

Nowadays the therapy which is used for sleep disorders are improving because of pharmacotherapies and it improves sleep and waking action in our life. The main goal is Pharmacologic management of narcolepsy is focused on two primary areas: treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness and rapid eye movement (REM) sleep abnormalities. Both Pharmacological and Non-Pharmacological modalities are used to treat Obstructive sleep Apnoea.

Session on Mental Health Disorders Related to Sleep

Sleep helps to regulate mood and process emotional information and experiences into memory. Sleep is essential to the maintenance of mental health. Insufficient sleep is associated with increased emotional reactivity and emotional disturbance. Research indicates that REM sleep may play an especially significant role in maintaining emotional well-being and psychological balance. Americans are notoriously sleep deprived, but those with psychiatric conditions are even more likely to be drowsy or groggy during the day.

Session on Business in Sleep Medicine

Sleep Disorders and medicine is completely related to Pharmacological therapies which is authorised for the patients with the help of medicines that shows on Pharmaceuticals. The first sleep clinics in the United States were established in the 1970s by interested physicians and technicians the study, diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea were their first tasks. As late as 1999, virtually any American physician, with no specific training in sleep medicine, could open a sleep laboratory. 

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Organizing committee
OCM Member
Himender Makker
Chair and Course Organizer, UCLH , Thoracic Medicine
university college of london
London, United Kingdom
OCM Member
Vural Fidan
Director, Otorhinolaryngologist
Yunus Emre Goverment Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey
OCM Member
Maurice M. Ohayon
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Psych/Public Mental Health & Population Sciences
Stanford University
Santa clara, USA
OCM Member
Joseph I Helman
Clinical Professor, Dentistry
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, USA
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