LIMIT SETTING SLEEP DISORDERS
\lˈɪmɪt sˈɛtɪŋ slˈiːp dɪsˈɔːdəz], \lˈɪmɪt sˈɛtɪŋ slˈiːp dɪsˈɔːdəz], \l_ˈɪ_m_ɪ_t s_ˈɛ_t_ɪ_ŋ s_l_ˈiː_p d_ɪ_s_ˈɔː_d_ə_z]\
Definitions of LIMIT SETTING SLEEP DISORDERS
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A broad category of sleep disorders characterized by either hypersomnolence or insomnia. The three major subcategories include intrinsic (i.e., arising from within the body) (SLEEP DISORDERS, INTRINSIC), extrinsic (secondary to environmental conditions or various pathologic conditions), and disturbances of circadian rhythm. (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)
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