Accession Number:

ADA281204

Title:

Phase-Shifting Effects of Light and Activity on the Human Circadian Clock

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Mar 1993-28 Feb 1994

Corporate Author:

CHICAGO UNIV IL DEPT OF MEDICINE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-02-28

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

While still preliminary, the findings from this study have provided two important novel observations 1 an overall elevation of TSH levels is a biological concomitant of the jet lag syndrome 2 exposure to darksleep is capable of exerting immediate phase-shifting effects of human rhythms.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE