Why do we sleep?

LECTURER
Prof. Sara Montagnese

University of Padova

DATE: 4th September 2019
TIME: 11:00-12:00 am
LOCATION: Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UNIPD,Padova

  • Why we sleep and what happens if we don’t;
  • Circadian versus homeostatic regulation of human sleep;
  • Health consequences of circadian disruption;
  • Circadian consequences of chronic disease, by way of a pertinent clinical example (i.e. circadian rhythm disturbances and their management in advanced liver disease).

 

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