A Zadra

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Nightmares and bad dreams: their prevalence and relationship to well-being
    A Zadra
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:273-81. 2000
  2. ncbi Evolutionary function of dreams: A test of the threat simulation theory in recurrent dreams
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Que, Canada
    Conscious Cogn 15:450-63. 2006
  3. ncbi Analysis of postarousal EEG activity during somnambulistic episodes
    Antonio Zadra
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 13:279-84. 2004
  4. doi Polysomnographic diagnosis of sleepwalking: effects of sleep deprivation
    Antonio Zadra
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Neurol 63:513-9. 2008
  5. doi NREM parasomnias
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Handb Clin Neurol 99:851-68. 2011
  6. ncbi Hypersynchronous delta waves and somnambulism: brain topography and effect of sleep deprivation
    Mathieu Pilon
    Centre d tude du sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 29:77-84. 2006
  7. ncbi Precipitating factors of somnambulism: impact of sleep deprivation and forced arousals
    Mathieu Pilon
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Neurology 70:2284-90. 2008
  8. ncbi Dream content in chronically-treated persons with schizophrenia
    Félix Antoine Lusignan
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Neurodevelopmental Disorders Program, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies, 7070 Boulevard Perras, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Schizophr Res 112:164-73. 2009
  9. ncbi Variety and intensity of emotions in nightmares and bad dreams
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:249-54. 2006
  10. ncbi Absorption, psychological boundaries and attitude towards dreams as correlates of dream recall: two decades of research seen through a meta-analysis
    Dominic Beaulieu-Prévost
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 16:51-9. 2007

Collaborators

  • Barry Krakow
  • J Montplaisir
  • Mathieu Pilon
  • Nicholas Pesant
  • Steve Joncas
  • Félix Antoine Lusignan
  • Geneviève Robert
  • Dominic Beaulieu-Prévost
  • Jean Pierre Mottard
  • Roger Godbout
  • Marie Josée Dubuc
  • Anne Marie Daoust
  • Jean Paquet

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Nightmares and bad dreams: their prevalence and relationship to well-being
    A Zadra
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:273-81. 2000
    ..The findings confirm and extend evidence that nightmares are more prevalent than was previously believed and underscore the need to differentiate nightmares from bad dreams...
  2. ncbi Evolutionary function of dreams: A test of the threat simulation theory in recurrent dreams
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Que, Canada
    Conscious Cogn 15:450-63. 2006
    ..The findings thus provide mixed support for the threat simulation theory...
  3. ncbi Analysis of postarousal EEG activity during somnambulistic episodes
    Antonio Zadra
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 13:279-84. 2004
    ..The results support the view of somnambulism as a disorder of arousal and suggest that sleepwalkers' atypical arousal reactions can manifest themselves in stage 2 sleep in addition to SWS...
  4. doi Polysomnographic diagnosis of sleepwalking: effects of sleep deprivation
    Antonio Zadra
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Neurol 63:513-9. 2008
    ..Because sleep deprivation can precipitate sleepwalking, we aimed to determine the effects of 25 hours of sleep deprivation on the frequency and complexity of somnambulistic episodes recorded in the laboratory...
  5. doi NREM parasomnias
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Handb Clin Neurol 99:851-68. 2011
    ..A variety of nonpharmacological treatments have been recommended for long-term management of NREM parasomnias, whereas pharmacological agents should be considered only if the behaviors are hazardous or extremely disruptive...
  6. ncbi Hypersynchronous delta waves and somnambulism: brain topography and effect of sleep deprivation
    Mathieu Pilon
    Centre d tude du sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 29:77-84. 2006
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  7. ncbi Precipitating factors of somnambulism: impact of sleep deprivation and forced arousals
    Mathieu Pilon
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Neurology 70:2284-90. 2008
    ..The main goal of this study was to assess the effects of forced arousals from auditory stimuli (AS) in adult sleepwalkers and control subjects during normal sleep and following post-sleep deprivation recovery sleep...
  8. ncbi Dream content in chronically-treated persons with schizophrenia
    Félix Antoine Lusignan
    Centre de Recherche Fernand Seguin, Neurodevelopmental Disorders Program, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies, 7070 Boulevard Perras, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Schizophr Res 112:164-73. 2009
    ..Taken together, the findings suggest that dream content characteristics in schizophrenia may reflect neurocognitive processes, including emotional processing, specific to this disorder...
  9. ncbi Variety and intensity of emotions in nightmares and bad dreams
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:249-54. 2006
    ..The findings support the claim that awakening can serve as an indirect measure of nightmare intensity and raise important implications for the operational definition of nightmares...
  10. ncbi Absorption, psychological boundaries and attitude towards dreams as correlates of dream recall: two decades of research seen through a meta-analysis
    Dominic Beaulieu-Prévost
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 16:51-9. 2007
    ..Implications of these findings for dream research are discussed...
  11. ncbi Dream content and psychological well-being: a longitudinal study of the continuity hypothesis
    Nicholas Pesant
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, C P 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3J7
    J Clin Psychol 62:111-21. 2006
    ..Similarly, PWB was significantly related to dream content over time. These findings are consistent with the continuity hypothesis...
  12. ncbi Working with dreams in therapy: what do we know and what should we do?
    Nicholas Pesant
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, C P 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3J7
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:489-512. 2004
    ..The literature on the usefulness and effectiveness of the clinical use of dreams is then reviewed. Finally, based on the integration of the clinical and empirical literature, several guidelines for conducting dream work are presented...
  13. doi Measuring nightmare and bad dream frequency: impact of retrospective and prospective instruments
    Geneviève Robert
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 17:132-9. 2008
    ..Prospective studies of dream recall and nightmare frequency should take into account the type of log used, its duration, and the participants' level of motivation over time...
  14. ncbi The value of sleep deprivation as a diagnostic tool in adult sleepwalkers
    Steve Joncas
    Centre d Etude du Sommeil, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Canada
    Neurology 58:936-40. 2002
    ..Therefore, the effects of 38 hours of sleep deprivation in adult sleepwalkers and control subjects were investigated...
  15. ncbi Clinical management of chronic nightmares: imagery rehearsal therapy
    Barry Krakow
    Maimonides Sleep Arts and Sciences, Ltd, Sleep and Human Health Institute, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 4:45-70. 2006
    ..The main points covered in each therapy session and their underlying rationale are presented. Dismantling protocols are suggested to discern active ingredients of IRT and to develop flexible applications based on patients' needs...