SLEEP is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific and medical journal featuring
a wide spectrum of sleep-related research. The journal is the official publication
of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, LLC (APSS), a joint venture of the
American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society.
The primary audiences are clinicians and research professionals specializing in
sleep-related disorders. SLEEP publishes 12 regular issues annually, along
with a digital supplement featuring abstracts presented at the yearly SLEEP Meeting
of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies. Subscribers have access to all new
and archived issued online. All articles are available to the public free of charge
six months after publication.
Sleep specialists treat a broad spectrum of disorders, categorized into primary
dysfunction of the neural mechanisms of sleep and arousal, pathologies uniquely
related to sleep and disturbances of sleep associated with behavioral or psychiatric
syndromes. Experts come from a variety of primary backgrounds, including pulmonology,
neurology, psychiatry, psychology, otolaryngology, and dentistry.
SLEEP publishes original findings and analysis related to sleep disorders,
medical dysfunctions during sleep, clinical investigations, therapeutic trials,
physiologic events, anatomic structures and molecular components underlying normal
and abnormal sleep, psychological and psychophysiologic research, and the pharmacology