Antonio Zadra

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi NREM parasomnias
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Handb Clin Neurol 99:851-68. 2011
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. doi Dream recall frequency: impact of prospective measures and motivational factors
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3J7
    Conscious Cogn 21:1695-702. 2012
  7. doi NonREM sleep mentation 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 H1E 1A4
    Conscious Cogn 19:977-85. 2010
  8. doi Slow wave activity and slow oscillations in sleepwalkers and controls: effects of 38 h of sleep deprivation
    Rosemarie Perrault
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 22:430-3. 2013
  9. doi Daytime somnolence in adult sleepwalkers
    Alex Desautels
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Canada Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Service of Neurology, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Montreal, Canada
    Sleep Med 14:1187-91. 2013
  10. 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

Collaborators

  • Richard E Tremblay
  • Yves Dauvilliers
  • B Krakow
  • Julie Carrier
  • J Montplaisir
  • Frank Vitaro
  • Alex Desautels
  • Mathieu Pilon
  • Rosemarie Perrault
  • Geneviève Robert
  • Félix Antoine Lusignan
  • Dominique Petit
  • Marc Antoine Labelle
  • Nicholas Pesant
  • Mylène Duval
  • Steve Joncas
  • Olivier Jaar
  • Jean Pierre Mottard
  • Roger Godbout
  • Marie Josée Dubuc
  • Anne Marie Daoust
  • Jean Paquet
  • Dominic Beaulieu-Prévost
  • Michel Boivin
  • Marie Hélène Pennestri
  • Pierre McDuff

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. doi Dream recall frequency: impact of prospective measures and motivational factors
    Antonio Zadra
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3J7
    Conscious Cogn 21:1695-702. 2012
    ..Keeping a dream log does not necessarily increase DRF and narrative logs' time consuming nature can impact subjects' motivation to report all of their dreams over time...
  7. doi NonREM sleep mentation 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 H1E 1A4
    Conscious Cogn 19:977-85. 2010
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  8. doi Slow wave activity and slow oscillations in sleepwalkers and controls: effects of 38 h of sleep deprivation
    Rosemarie Perrault
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sleep Res 22:430-3. 2013
    ..SWA pressure after extended sleep deprivation may also result in a ceiling effect in both sleepwalkers and controls. ..
  9. doi Daytime somnolence in adult sleepwalkers
    Alex Desautels
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Canada Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Service of Neurology, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Montreal, Canada
    Sleep Med 14:1187-91. 2013
    ....
  10. 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
    ....
  11. 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...
  12. doi Auditory arousal responses and thresholds during REM and NREM sleep of sleepwalkers and controls
    Mathieu Pilon
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med 13:490-5. 2012
    ..The main goal of this study was to assess arousal responsiveness via the presentation of auditory stimuli (AS) in sleepwalkers and controls during normal sleep and recovery sleep following sleep deprivation...
  13. pmc Analysis of slow-wave activity and slow-wave oscillations prior to somnambulism
    Olivier Jaar
    Centre D étude de Sommeil Hôpital de Sacré Coeur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 33:1511-6. 2010
    ..5-1 Hz) before the onset of somnambulistic episodes. A secondary aim was to detect slow-wave oscillations to examine changes in their amplitude and density prior to behavioral episodes...
  14. doi 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...
  15. doi Psychopathologic correlates of adult sleepwalking
    Marc Antoine Labelle
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada Center for advanced research in sleep medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Canada
    Sleep Med 14:1348-55. 2013
    ....
  16. doi Childhood Sleepwalking and Sleep Terrors: A Longitudinal Study of Prevalence and Familial Aggregation
    Dominique Petit
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2Department of Psychiatry, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA Pediatr 169:653-8. 2015
    ..Childhood sleepwalking and sleep terrors are 2 parasomnias with a risk of serious injury for which familial aggregation has been shown...
  17. doi Electroencephalographic slow waves prior to sleepwalking episodes
    Rosemarie Perrault
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep Med 15:1468-72. 2014
    ..A secondary aim was to describe the time course of observed changes in slow-wave activity and slow oscillations during the 3 min immediately preceding the occurrence of somnambulistic episodes...
  18. 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...
  19. doi Somnambulism: clinical aspects and pathophysiological hypotheses
    Antonio Zadra
    Center for Advanced Research in Sleep Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Canada Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Lancet Neurol 12:285-94. 2013
    ..Abnormal sleep physiology, state dissociation, and genetic factors might explain the pathophysiology of the disorder...
  20. 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...
  21. doi 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...
  22. doi Nightmare frequency, nightmare distress, and psychopathology in female victims of childhood maltreatment
    Mylène Duval
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:767-72. 2013
    ..The results highlight the importance of assessing waking distress associated with disturbing dreams independently from their actual incidence. ..
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Thematic and content analysis of idiopathic nightmares and bad dreams
    Geneviève Robert
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Sleep 37:409-17. 2014
    ..To conduct a comprehensive and comparative study of prospectively collected bad dream and nightmare reports using a broad range of dream content variables...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...