The periodicity of sleep duration – an infradian rhythm in spontaneous living

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Wong SN; Halaki M; Chow CM;

Shi Ngar Wong, Mark Halaki, Chin Moi ChowDiscipline of Exercise and Sport Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, AustraliaAbstract: The sleep–wake cycle is a process not only dictated by homeostatic and circadian factors but also by social and environment... View more
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