Insomnia in internal medicine
Jaime M. Monti 1 *
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1 Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Clinics Hospital, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Abstract

Sleep is a distinctive and essential component of human behavior. The Rechtschaffen and Kales (1) system for scoring sleep stages distinguishes a waking state, non-rapid-eye movement (NREM) sleep and rapid-eye movement (REM) sleep. During NREM sleep four stages are conventionally distinguished.

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Article Type: Review Article

https://doi.org/10.29333/ejgm/82161

Eur J Gen Med, 2004 - Volume 1 Issue 1, pp. 2-3

Publication date: 15 Jan 2004

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