Altered sleep-wake patterns in blindness: a combined actigraphy and psychometric study.

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OBJECTIVE Light plays an important role in the synchronization of the internal biological clock and the environmental day/night pattern. Thus, absence of vision is often associated with both increases in reported sleep disturbances and incidence of free-running circadian rhythms. In this study we discuss variability in the sleep-wake pattern between blind… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.sleep.2016.07.021

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@article{Aubin2016AlteredSP, title={Altered sleep-wake patterns in blindness: a combined actigraphy and psychometric study.}, author={S. Aubin and Christian Gacon and Poul J. Jennum and Maurice Ptito and Ron Kupers}, journal={Sleep medicine}, year={2016}, volume={24}, pages={100-108} }