Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

Author
By Kenneth P. Wright, Jr., PhD
ISBN
9781437705416
Publication Date
30-06-2009
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Circadian rhythm sleep disorders are caused by a mismatch between the sleep - wake pattern and circadian phase. Sleep at the circadian high is impaired, while alertness is reduced during wakefulness. This issue discusses biological timekeeping, consequences of circadian disruption in animal models, influence of circadian system on disease severity, effect of light on circadian physiology, melatonin, non-24-hour disorder, irregular sleep-wake disorder, advanced sleep phase, delayed sleep phase, jet lag, shift work, circadian disruption and psychiatric disorders, and winter depression.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9781437705416
Author Information By Kenneth P. Wright, Jr., PhD
Publication Date 30-06-2009
Pages 240
Stock Status In Stock
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