Journal Details

Sleep Science

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Starting Year
Publication Model
Open Access
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Featured Articles:

Brazilian Consensus on Sleep-Focused Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences - 2023 Brazilian Sleep Association

2023 Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Insomnia in Adults – Brazilian Sleep Association

Mediating Roles of Stress, Anxiety, and Depression in the Relationship between Constipation and Sleep Quality among the Elderly: Structural Equation Modeling (SEM)

Sleep Assessment in Competitive Athletes: Development and Validation of French Versions of the Athens Insomnia Scale and the Athlete Sleep Behavior Questionnaire

Altitude and Breathing during Sleep in Healthy Persons and Sleep Disordered Patients: A Systematic Review

Aims and Scope

Sleep Science is a free Open Access journal committed to publish scientific studies focusing on sleep, chronobiology, and related subjects. It is the official journal of the Brazilian Sleep Association (ABS – Associação Brasileira do Sono) and the Latin American Federation of Sleep Societies (FLASS – Federación Latinoamericana de Sociedades del Sueño). Sleep Science welcomes original studies, review articles, short communications, commentaries, and case reports in pre-clinical and clinical research regarding sleep physiology and neurobiology, sleep deprivation/restriction, sleep disorders, and biological rhythms.

Peer-review policy

Sleep Science is a double-anonymized peer reviewed journal.

Open Access statement

This journal began publishing in Open Access in 2008.


This journal is published under the license CC BY-NC-ND, and the copyright is held by the Brazilian Sleep Association.

Abstracting and indexing:

Scopus, DOAJ, Pubmed, PMC, Web of Science

Sleep Science requires that authors follow the ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journal Editors) recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals. More information can be found here:

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