White light during daytime does not improve alertness in well-rested individuals

Renske Lok*, Tom Woelders, Marijke C. M. Gordijn, Roelof A. Hut, Domien G. M. Beersma

*Bijbehorende auteur voor dit werk

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Broad-spectrum light applied during the night has been shown to affect alertness in a dose-dependent manner. The goal of this experiment was to investigate whether a similar relationship could be established for light exposure during daytime. Fifty healthy participants were subjected to a paradigm (0730-1730 h) in which they were intermittently exposed to 1.5 h of dim light (

Originele taal-2English
Pagina's (van-tot)637-648
Aantal pagina's12
TijdschriftJournal of Biological Rhythms
Nummer van het tijdschrift6
StatusPublished - dec-2018

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