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Sleep and Circadian Control of Neurobehavioral Functions

Melissa M. Mallis, Siobhan Banks, and David F. Dinges

in Neuroergonomics: The brain at work

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195177619
eISBN:
9780199864683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177619.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter begins with an overview of sleep and circadian rhythms. It then discusses types of sleep deprivation, neurobehavioral and neurocognitive consequences of inadequate sleep, operational ... More


Sleep, Health and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Francesco P. Cappuccio, Michelle A. Miller, and Steven W. Lockley (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199566594
eISBN:
9780191595066
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566594.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Sleep disturbances and sleep deprivation are common in modern society. Increasingly, populations have been subjected to a steady constant decline in the number of hours devoted to sleep, due to ... More


Effect of lack of sleep on medical errors

C.P. Landrigan

in Sleep, Health and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199566594
eISBN:
9780191595066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566594.003.0017
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes the silent worldwide epidemic of medical error, and outlines what is known about the manner in which human cognitive limits and system complexity contribute to problems in ... More


Cerebral Correlates of Memory Consolidation During Human Sleep: Contribution of Functional Neuroimaging

Philippe Peigneux, Stevan Laureys, Axel Cleeremans, and Pierre Maquet

in Sleep and Brain Plasticity

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198574002
eISBN:
9780191724145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198574002.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

The brain dynamics in humans can be explored using a wide variety of non-invasive neuroimaging techniques: electroencephalography (EEG), magnetoencephalography (MEG), near infrared spectroscopy ... More


Time Urgency, Sleep Loss, and Obesity

Peter C. Whybrow

in Insecurity, Inequality, and Obesity in Affluent Societies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264980
eISBN:
9780191754135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264980.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Advancing technology and global commerce have created a 24-hour society where the natural constraints on human activity of geography and distance are dissolving. The competitive challenge of this ... More


Laterality and Sleep

Maria Casagrande

in The Two Halves of the Brain: Information Processing in the Cerebral Hemispheres

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014137
eISBN:
9780262265942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014137.003.0251
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter, which elaborates the understanding of state-dependent asymmetries, extends the notion of hemispheric asymmetry to altered states of consciousness such as sleep states. It notes that ... More


Decreased Arousal as a Result of Sleep Deprivation: The Unraveling of Cognitive Control

Glenn Gunzelmann, Kevin A. Gluck, Scott Price, Hans P. A. Van Dongen, and David F. Dinges

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0017
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This chapter discusses recent efforts at developing mechanisms for capturing the effects of fatigue on human performance. It describes a computational cognitive model, developed in ACT-R (adaptive ... More


The Role of Sleep in Human Performance and Well-Being

Nita Lewis Shattuck, Panagiotis Matsangas, Vincent Mysliwiec, and Jennifer L. Creamer

in Human Performance Optimization: The Science and Ethics of Enhancing Human Capabilities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190455132
eISBN:
9780190455156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190455132.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter explores the influence of sleep on human performance and well-being. A general discussion of the role of sleep in humans is followed by a description of the functions of various stages ... More


The Affective Implications of Sleep

J. Jeffrey Gish and David T. Wagner

in Work and Sleep: Research Insights for the Workplace

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190217662
eISBN:
9780190600822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190217662.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

We highlight the implications of sleep on moods and emotions for working professionals. Lack of sleep and poor sleep negatively influence worker affect and have widespread implications for employee ... More


Health

Kelly Bulkeley

in Big Dreams: The Science of Dreaming and the Origins of Religion

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199351534
eISBN:
9780199351565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199351534.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter looks at the question of whether too much sleep can be dangerous to a person’s mental and/or physical health. To answer the question, the chapter presents research on how sleep affects ... More


Sleep and cardio-metabolic disease

Francesco P. Cappuccio and Michelle A. Miller

in Sleep, Health, and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198778240
eISBN:
9780191823756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198778240.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Sleep patterns of quantity and quality are affected by a variety of cultural, social, psychological, behavioural, pathophysiological, and environmental influences. Changes in modern society—such as ... More


The Social Epidemiology of Sleep

Dustin T. Duncan, Ichiro Kawachi, and Susan Redline (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190930448
eISBN:
9780190930479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190930448.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Sleep, along with the sleep-related behaviors that impact sleep quality, have emerged as one of the major determinants of health and well-being (alongside good diet, regular exercise, and not ... More


Sleep and epilepsy—chicken or egg?

Dora A. Lozsadi

in Sleep, Health, and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198778240
eISBN:
9780191823756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198778240.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Epilepsy is the commonest serious chronic neurological condition, affecting 0.5% of the population in the UK. Subjective sleep disturbance and excessive daytime sleepiness are reported to be 50% more ... More


The Soldier’s Rest

Jonathan W. White

in Midnight in America: Darkness, Sleep, and Dreams during the Civil War

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469632049
eISBN:
9781469632063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469632049.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Campaigning and fighting during the Civil War caused Union and Confederate soldiers to lose a tremendous amount of sleep. Battle, weather, animals, noises, drill, and rolicking comrades all conspired ... More


Interrogating the Brain: Torture and the Neuroscience of Humane Interrogation

Shane O’Mara

in Interrogation and Torture: Integrating Efficacy with Law and Morality

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780190097523
eISBN:
9780190097554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190097523.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Legal Profession and Ethics

Can torture be studied as a biomedical problem? I contend that it most certainly can. Torture can be approached as a biomedical problem in a variety of ways. Torture can be examined in terms of its ... More


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