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The circadian system of man

results of experiments under temporal isolation

by RuМ€tger A. Wever

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Published by Springer-Verlag in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Circadian rhythms.,
  • Human biology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRütger A. Wever.
    SeriesTopics in environmental physiology and medicine
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP84.6 .W48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4723954M
    ISBN 100387903380
    LC Control Number78011543

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About this book. Biological rhythmicity has been a subject of scientific research for a relatively short time. In the special case of daily, or circadian rhythms, it is only during the past twenty years that rapidly increasing efforts have been undertaken.

The Circadian System of Man: Results Of Experiments Under Temporal Isolation (Topics in Environmental Physiology and Medicine) Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. Edition by R.A. Wever (Author)Cited by: The Circadian System of Man Results of Experiments Under Temporal Isolation. Authors (view affiliations) Buy Physical Book Learn about institutional subscriptions.

it soon became apparent that circadian rhythmicity of man shows, additionally, particularities of great general interest, for practical and theoretical reasons. Keywords. Abstract. As in other vertebrates, the human circadian system is characterized by a distinct temporal order of its components.

This order is maintained by the coupling forces between various oscillators as well as by the entraining signals from the Zeitgebers (see Chapter 12).Cited by: Circadian Rhythms and the Human covers the basic principles behind the human circadian rhythms.

This book is composed of 12 chapters that discuss the detection, analysis, and definition of rhythms, specifically exogenous and endogenous rhythms. This book also demonstrates the mechanism of metabolic and gastrointestinal rhythms.

This book features a full range of methods that illustrate procedures that have been recently been introduced in circadian studies and by presenting variations to take into account the peculiarities of different model systems. The Circadian System of Man R.A. Wever — Medical Results of Experiments Under Temporal Isolation.

Review. "This is a compilation of recent research in the field of circadian rhythms, sleep, and metabolism, exploring the connections between these concepts and how perturbations of these rhythms manifest in disorders of metabolism and sleep.

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This circadian system (“circa”, around; “dies”, day) has two fundamental characteristics: (1) endogenous rhythmicity with a period of approximately 24 h that persists independently of oscillations in external factors such as the light/dark cycle; (2) the ability to have its timing shifted by external factors such as light and nutrient by:   Circadian rhythms from flies to human.

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Clinical Aspects of Human Circadian Rhythms Elizabeth B. Klerman1 Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Abstract Circadian rhythmicity can be important in the pathophysiology, diag-nosis, and treatment of clinical disease.

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Entrainment of the human circadian system by light. As we outlined above, regular exposure to light and darkness is the primary synchronizer of the human circadian system to the solar day. On average, the period of the human circadian system is longer than 24 hours (64;75;–).

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