Light Treatment for Sleep Disorders: Consensus Report

@article{Dijk1995LightTF,
  title={Light Treatment for Sleep Disorders: Consensus Report},
  author={D. Dijk and Z. Boulos and C. Eastman and A. Lewy and S. Campbell and M. Terman},
  journal={Journal of Biological Rhythms},
  year={1995},
  volume={10},
  pages={113 - 125}
}
The rationale for the treatment of sleep disorders by scheduled exposure to bright light in seasonal affective disorder, jet lag, shift work, delayed sleep phase syndrome, and the elderly is, in part, based on a conceptual framework developed by nonclinical circadian rhythm researchers working with humans and other species. Some of the behavioral and physiological data that contributed to these concepts are reviewed, and some pitfalls related to their application to bright light treatment of… Expand
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