Daily rhythm of serum melatonin levels and effect of light exposure in patients with dementia of the Alzheimer's type - Temperature, sleep-wake rhythms and entrainment

Authors: Ohashi, Y.; Okamoto, N.; Uchida, K.; Iyo, M.; Mori, N.; Morita, Y.

Source: Biological Psychiatry, Volume 45, Number 12, 15 June 1999 , pp. 1646-1652(7)

Publisher: Elsevier

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Keywords: Melatonin; circadian rhythm; dementia of the Alzheimer's type; light exposure; pineal gland; suprachiasmatic nucleus

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0006-3223(98)00255-8

Affiliations: aDepartment of Psychiatry and Neurology YO, MI, NM, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Handa-cho, Hamamatsu, Japan

Publication date: June 15, 1999

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