National Sleep Disorders Research Plan
 
   

Abbreviations
:
ASPS
Advanced Sleep Phase Syndrome
AD
Alzheimer's disease
ADHD
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ANS
Autonomic Nervous System
CNS
Central Nervous System
CFS
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
CCHS
Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome
CPAP
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
DHHS
Department of Health and Human Services
EMG
Electromyogram
EOG
Electrooculogram
ESRD
End Stage Renal Disease
FM
Fibromyalgia
fMRI
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging
IL
Interleukin
MRS
Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
MEG
Magnetoelectroencephalography
NCSDR
National Center on Sleep Disorders Research
NHLBI
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
NIH
National Institutes of Health
NIR
Near-Infrared Optical Imaging
NREM
Non-Rapid Eye Movement Sleep
OSA
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
PD
Parkinson's disease
PLMD
Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
PSG
Polysomnography
PET
Positron Emission Tomography
REM
Rapid Eye Movement Sleep
RBD
REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
RLS
Restless Legs Syndrome
SPECT
Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography
SDB
Sleep-Disordered Breathing
SIDS
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
SCN
Suprachiasmatic Nucleus
TMJD
Temporomandibular Joint Disorder
  Appendix Sections
APPENDIX A: SLEEP DISORDERS RESEARCH PLAN REVISION TASK FORCE
APPENDIX B: SLEEP DISORDERS RESEARCH ADVISORY BOARD
APPENDIX C: NIH SLEEP-RELATED INITIATIVES: 1996-2002
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Department of Health and Human Services (click here) First Gov Website (Click here)
National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (Click Here) National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (Click Here)