Trial ID or NCT#

NCT01406691

Status

NOT RECRUITING

Purpose

Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder (DSPD) is a sleep disruption that commonly occurs in teens and manifests as a difficulty in waking up in the morning, going to sleep early enough at night, and daytime disturbances such as depression, fatigue, and restlessness. The purpose of this study is to determine if brief flashes of light, that are scheduled to occur during sleep, are effective in treating DSPD.

Official Title

Treating Sleep Disruption in Teens With Millisecond Light Exposure During Sleep

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 15 Years to 19 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No

Investigator(s)

Rafael Pelayo, MD
Sleep specialist
Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine
Jamie Zeitzer

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CONTACT

Jamie Zeitzer, PhD
650-493-5000 Ext. 62410