98. Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders and Sleep

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Alexandros N. Vgontzas1,
  2. Slobodanka Pejovic1 and
  3. George P. Chrousos2

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch98

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Vgontzas, A. N., Pejovic, S. and Chrousos, G. P. (2005) Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders and Sleep, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch98

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA

  2. 2

    National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • obesity and sleep apnea;
  • endocrine and metablic disorders and sleep;
  • polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Obesity

  • Diabetes and Insulin Resistance

  • Reproduction

  • Hypothalamic–Pituitary–Adrenal Axis

  • Growth Hormone Disorders

  • Thyroid Function

  • References