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Theoretical Essay

Insufficient Sleep Syndrome: Is it time to classify it as a major noncommunicable disease?

Vijay Kumar Chattu1; Sateesh M. Sakhamuri1; Raman Kumar2; David Warren Spence3; Ahmed S. BaHammam4; Seithikurippu R. Pandi-Perumal5

DOI: 10.5935/1984-0063.20180013

1. Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago
2. President, Academy of Family Physicians of India, New Delhi, India
3. Research Consultant, Dufferin Street, Toronto, ON M6K 2B4, Canada
4. University Sleep Disorders Center, College of Medicine and National Plan for Science and Technology, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
5. Somnogen Canada Inc., College Street, Toronto, ON, M6H 1C5, Canada

Corresponding author

Ahmed S BaHammam
E-mail: ashammam2@gmail.com
E-mail: ashammam@ksu.edu.sa
Vijay Kumar Chattu
E-mail: drvkumar.ch@gmail.com
E-mail: vijay.chattu@sta.uwi.edu