Comparison of the circadian rest-activity rhythms of infants and their mothers.

@inproceedings{Kouno2003ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the circadian rest-activity rhythms of infants and their mothers.},
  author={Sumiyo Kouno and Kosuke Kaida and Mituo Hayashi and Tadao Hori},
  year={2003}
}
The actigraphic data were examined into the rest-activity rhythms of the mothers and their neonates from the term prepartum(1st - 3rd weeks) to the postpartum (1st -4th weeks, 6th week, 8th week) . The subjects were five primipara and three multipara and their infants. The actigrams were recorded from the left wrists for mothers and from the ankls for infants. Spectral analysis of the actigraphic data by the least squares method demonstrated that the circadian spectral peak was observed for… CONTINUE READING

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