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Slater Lauren : Slater, Lauren.  1996 1
Slaughterhouse Five Vonnegut Kurt : Smith, Dennis Stanton.  1997 1
 

Slavery -- See Enslavement


The status or condition of a person over whom any or all of the powers attaching to the right of ownership are exercised. The slave trade is all acts involved in the capture, acquisition or disposal of persons with intent to reduce them to enslavement; all acts involved in the acquisition of enslaved persons with a view to selling or exchanging them; all acts of disposal by sale or exchange of persons acquired with a view to being sold or exchanged, and, in general, every act of trade or transport of slaves. (from http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/slaveryen.pdf accessed 10/18/2012)
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Slaves -- See Enslaved Persons


Persons involuntarily controlled by another and exploited for forced or compulsory work or service.
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Sleep   11
Sleep Apnea Syndromes   2
Sleep Apnea Syndromes Diagnosis Popular Works : Pascualy, Ralph A.,  2008 1
Sleep Apnea Syndromes Popular Works : Chokroverty, Sudhansu.  2009 1
Sleep Apnea Syndromes Therapy Popular Works : Pascualy, Ralph A.,  2008 1
 

Sleep Debt -- See Sleep Deprivation


The state of being deprived of sleep under experimental conditions, due to life events, or from a wide variety of pathophysiologic causes such as medication effect, chronic illness, psychiatric illness, or sleep disorder.
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Sleep Deprivation   2
Sleep Deprivation Diagnosis : Samaan, W. A.  2014 1
Sleep Deprivation United States   2006 1
 

Sleep Disordered Breathing -- See Sleep Apnea Syndromes


Disorders characterized by multiple cessations of respirations during sleep that induce partial arousals and interfere with the maintenance of sleep. Sleep apnea syndromes are divided into central (see SLEEP APNEA, CENTRAL), obstructive (see SLEEP APNEA, OBSTRUCTIVE), and mixed central-obstructive types.
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Sleep Disorders -- See Sleep Wake Disorders


Abnormal sleep-wake schedule or pattern associated with the CIRCADIAN RHYTHM which affect the length, timing, and/or rigidity of the sleep-wake cycle relative to the day-night cycle.
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  Sleep Disorders Circadian Rhythm -- 2 Related Mesh Subjects   2
Sleep Disorders Circadian Rhythm Therapy : Harris, Shelby,  2019 1
 

Sleep Disorders Extrinsic -- See Dyssomnias


A broad category of sleep disorders characterized by either hypersomnolence or insomnia. The three major subcategories include intrinsic (i.e., arising from within the body) (SLEEP DISORDERS, INTRINSIC), extrinsic (secondary to environmental conditions or various pathologic conditions), and disturbances of circadian rhythm. (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)
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Sleep Fragmentation -- See Sleep Deprivation


The state of being deprived of sleep under experimental conditions, due to life events, or from a wide variety of pathophysiologic causes such as medication effect, chronic illness, psychiatric illness, or sleep disorder.
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Sleep Hygiene -- See Also Sleep Wake Disorders


Abnormal sleep-wake schedule or pattern associated with the CIRCADIAN RHYTHM which affect the length, timing, and/or rigidity of the sleep-wake cycle relative to the day-night cycle.
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Sleep Initiation And Maintenance Disorders   8
Sleep Initiation And Maintenance Disorders Diagnosis : Morin, Charles M.  1993 1
Sleep Initiation And Maintenance Disorders Prevention And Control   2019 1
Sleep Initiation And Maintenance Disorders Therapy   8
Sleep Initiation And Maintenance Disorders Therapy Popular Works   2
 

Sleep Insufficiency -- See Sleep Deprivation


The state of being deprived of sleep under experimental conditions, due to life events, or from a wide variety of pathophysiologic causes such as medication effect, chronic illness, psychiatric illness, or sleep disorder.
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Sleep Juvenile Literature : Feeney, Kathy,  2002 1
Sleep Physiology   12
Sleep Physiology Congresses   1990 1
Sleep Physiology Handbooks : Avidan, Alon Y.  2006 1
Sleep Popular Works   8
Sleep Psychology   1994 1
Sleep Stages   1994 1
Sleep Wake Disorders   15
Sleep Wake Disorders Complications   2012 1
Sleep Wake Disorders Diagnosis : Mindell, Jodi A.  2010 1
Sleep Wake Disorders Physiopathology   3
Sleep Wake Disorders Physiopathology Handbooks : Avidan, Alon Y.  2006 1
Sleep Wake Disorders Popular Works   5
Sleep Wake Disorders Psychology   2003 1
Sleep Wake Disorders Therapy   8
Sleep Wake Disorders United States   2006 1
 

Sleeplessness -- See Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders


Disorders characterized by impairment of the ability to initiate or maintain sleep. This may occur as a primary disorder or in association with another medical or psychiatric condition.
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Sleepwalking -- See Somnambulism


A parasomnia characterized by a partial arousal that occurs during stage IV of non-REM sleep. Affected individuals exhibit semipurposeful behaviors such as ambulation and are difficult to fully awaken. Children are primarily affected, with a peak age range of 4-6 years.
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Slovakia : VilĨek, J.,  2016 1
 

Slow Virus Diseases -- See Also Prion Diseases


A group of genetic, infectious, or sporadic degenerative human and animal nervous system disorders associated with abnormal PRIONS. These diseases are characterized by conversion of the normal prion protein to an abnormal configuration via a post-translational process. In humans, these conditions generally feature DEMENTIA; ATAXIA; and a fatal outcome. Pathologic features include a spongiform encephalopathy without evidence of inflammation. The older literature occasionally refers to these as unconventional SLOW VIRUS DISEASES. (From Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 1998 Nov 10;95(23):13363-83)
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Sludge -- See Sewage


Refuse liquid or waste matter carried off by sewers.
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Slums -- See Poverty Areas


City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.
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Small Groups Religious Aspects : Wuthnow, Robert.  1994 1
Small Groups United States : Wuthnow, Robert.  1994 1
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