Skip to Content »

Site Map

FREE Shipping: All Individuals in United States, Mexico, Central and South America & The Caribbean

Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics

$94.00 $70.50

In Stock

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.

View other titles in the “ The Clinics: Internal Medicine” Series

View all Pulmonary and Respiratory titles

Author Information

    By Kenneth P. Wright, Jr., PhD

Customer Reviews

Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders, An Issue of Sleep Medicine Clinics
25% off
  • Hardcover
  • Reference
  • 240 Pages
  • Imprint: Saunders
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-0541-6
  • Copyright: 2009