Sleep, Sleep Disorders, and Stress

A. N. Vgontzas, S. Pejovic, M. Karataraki

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Sleep appears to be an important element in maintaining equilibrium or homeostasis, which is vital for the survival of living organisms. In this article, we review the association between sleep, sleep disorders, and stress, which has been defined as a state of disharmony, or threatened homeostasis. © 2007

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Stress
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9780123739476
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Neuroscience


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