76. Circadian Rhythm Disorders in Infants, Children, and Adolescents

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. John H. Herman

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch76

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Herman, J. H. (2005) Circadian Rhythm Disorders in Infants, Children, and Adolescents, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch76

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • irregular sleep–wake pattern of infancy and childhood;
  • CRSD - intrinsic and extrinsic factors;
  • inadequate sleep hygiene in children


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorders: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Factors

  • Irregular Sleep–Wake Pattern of Infancy and Childhood (307.45-3)

  • Delayed Sleep-Phase Syndrome (780.55-0)

  • Advanced Sleep-Phase Syndrome (780.55-1)

  • Non-24-Hour Sleep–Wake Syndrome(780.55-2)

  • References