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Unformatted text preview: What can cause disruption of circadian rhythms and what effects does this disruption have on people? What is the reticular formation, where is it, what does it do? What role does the lateral hypothalamus play in arousal? How do the limbic system, frontal lobes, pons, caudal reticular formation, and acetylcholine function in sleep and arousal? Does everyone need the same amount of sleep? What are the effects of sleep deprivation? What are microsleeps? What are some theories as to why we sleep? What is REM rebound? What are some theories as to the function of dreaming? What results from REM deprivation? What is the activation-synthesis hypothesis? Know the different sleep disorders we covered in class, causes, symptoms, treatment, associated factors, compare and contrast, etc....
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course CELL 101 taught by Professor Vijaragnham during the Spring '08 term at Eastern CT.
- Spring '08