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circadian

of or relating to biological processes that occur regularly at about 24-hour intervals, even in the absence of periodicity in the environment
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This supplement describes the burden of SWD, discusses the current understanding of the processes that cause this and other circadian rhythm sleep disorders, and describes the recognition and available management strategies for SWD.
(23) As the research addressing their use in the treatment of circadian rhythm sleep disorders is still emerging, their future role remains uncertain.
Circadian rhythm sleep disorders: toward a more precise definition and diagnosis.
Pallesen, "A practical approach to circadian rhythm sleep disorders," Sleep Medicine Reviews, vol.
An increased frequency of depression occurs in circadian rhythm sleep disorders such as advanced sleep phase syndrome, delayed sleep phase syndrome, and shift work (17,18).