Sleep disorders in pregnancy.

@article{Lopes2004SleepDI,
  title={Sleep disorders in pregnancy.},
  author={Eliane Aversa Lopes and Luciane Bizari Carvalho and Priscila Bernal da Costa Seguro and Rosiane Mattar and Ademir Baptista Silva and Lucila B F Prado and Gilmar Fernandes do Prado},
  journal={Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria},
  year={2004},
  volume={62 2A},
  pages={
          217-21
        }
}
CONTEXT The precise function of sleep in animals and human beings is still unknown, and any sort of physical, social or psychological variation may change the normal sleep-wake cycle. PURPOSE This research aims is to determine the sleep disorders (SD) for each of the three trimesters of the pregnancy comparing them to the pre-pregnancy state (PG). METHOD SD were investigated in three hundred pregnant women 11- to 40-years-old through with a brief clinical interview based on directed… 

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