DCI Diseases and Conditions Index

DNA deoxyribonucleic acid

EEG electroencephalogram

GABA gamma-aminobutyric acid

HCRT hypocretin

HLA human leukocyte antigen

HPA hypothalamic-pituitary axis

IRG integrated review groups

L-DOPA levo-dopa

MEPS Medical Expenditure Panel Survey

MRI magnetic resonance imaging

mRNA messenger ribonucleic acid

MS multiple sclerosis

MSLT multiple sleep latency test

NAMCS National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey

NCHS National Center for Health Statistics

NCMRR National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research

NCSDR National Center for Sleep Disorders Research

NEHIS National Employer Health Insurance Survey

NHAMCS National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey

NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHDS National Hospital Discharge Survey

NHHCS National Home and Hospice Care Survey

NHIS National Health Interview Survey

NHLBI National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

NHPI National Health Provider Inventory

NIH National Institutes of Health

NIMH National Institute of Mental Health

NNHS National Nursing Home Survey

NREM nonrapid eye movement

NSAS National Survey of Ambulatory Surgery

NSF National Sleep Foundation

NTSB National Transportation Safety Board



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