Aging of Non-Visual Spectral Sensitivity to Light in Humans: Compensatory Mechanisms?

Abstract

The deterioration of sleep in the older population is a prevalent feature that contributes to a decrease in quality of life. Inappropriate entrainment of the circadian clock by light is considered to contribute to the alteration of sleep structure and circadian rhythms in the elderly. The present study investigates the effects of aging on non-visual… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085837

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