M W Mahowald

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Understanding consciousness: implications and consequences
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:297-304. 2003
  2. ncbi Parasomnias
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:669-78. ix. 2004
  3. ncbi Rem sleep without atonia--from cats to humans
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center and the Department of Neurology, Hennepin County Medical Center and the University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Arch Ital Biol 142:469-78. 2004
  4. ncbi Commentary on "Sleep and dream suppression following a lateral medullary infarct: a first person account" by J. Allan Hobson
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 701 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Conscious Cogn 13:134-7. 2004
  5. ncbi What is causing excessive daytime sleepiness? Evaluation to distinguish sleep deprivation from sleep disorders
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis 55415 1829, USA
    Postgrad Med 107:108-10, 115-8, 123. 2000
  6. ncbi A polysomnographically documented case of adult somnambulism with long-distance automobile driving and frequent nocturnal violence: parasomnia with continuing danger as a noninsane automatism?
    C H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center Psychiatry 844, Minneapolis 55415, USA
    Sleep 18:765-72. 1995
  7. ncbi Status dissociatus--a perspective on states of being
    M W Mahowald
    Department of Neurology, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
    Sleep 14:69-79. 1991
  8. ncbi Evolving concepts of human state dissociation
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Arch Ital Biol 139:269-300. 2001
  9. ncbi A parasomnia overlap disorder involving sleepwalking, sleep terrors, and REM sleep behavior disorder in 33 polysomnographically confirmed cases
    C H Schenck
    Department of Psychiatry, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Sleep 20:972-81. 1997
  10. ncbi Nocturnal rocking bed therapy: improvement in sleep fragmentation in patients with respiratory muscle weakness
    C Iber
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415
    Sleep 12:405-12. 1989

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Publications50

  1. ncbi Understanding consciousness: implications and consequences
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:297-304. 2003
  2. ncbi Parasomnias
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:669-78. ix. 2004
  3. ncbi Rem sleep without atonia--from cats to humans
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center and the Department of Neurology, Hennepin County Medical Center and the University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Arch Ital Biol 142:469-78. 2004
    ..The identification of RBD in humans also buttressed the concept of state dissociation, which has served to explain many previously unexplainable human behavioral phenomena...
  4. ncbi Commentary on "Sleep and dream suppression following a lateral medullary infarct: a first person account" by J. Allan Hobson
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota Medical School, 701 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Conscious Cogn 13:134-7. 2004
  5. ncbi What is causing excessive daytime sleepiness? Evaluation to distinguish sleep deprivation from sleep disorders
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis 55415 1829, USA
    Postgrad Med 107:108-10, 115-8, 123. 2000
    ..A thorough evaluation, as described by Dr. Mahowald, virtually always leads to a specific underlying cause, allowing effective treatment recommendations...
  6. ncbi A polysomnographically documented case of adult somnambulism with long-distance automobile driving and frequent nocturnal violence: parasomnia with continuing danger as a noninsane automatism?
    C H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center Psychiatry 844, Minneapolis 55415, USA
    Sleep 18:765-72. 1995
    ..Thus, a new medical-legal concept is proposed, consisting of "parasomnia with continuing danger" as a noninsane automatism. Treatment guidelines, within the context of forensic medicine, are presented...
  7. ncbi Status dissociatus--a perspective on states of being
    M W Mahowald
    Department of Neurology, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415
    Sleep 14:69-79. 1991
    ..e., polygraphic) without affecting other variables of that state. The existence of mixed states will be a challenge to the development of automated computerized polysomnogram scoring...
  8. ncbi Evolving concepts of human state dissociation
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Arch Ital Biol 139:269-300. 2001
    ..The reciprocal benefits of close collaboration between basic scientists and clinicians will continue to be realized...
  9. ncbi A parasomnia overlap disorder involving sleepwalking, sleep terrors, and REM sleep behavior disorder in 33 polysomnographically confirmed cases
    C H Schenck
    Department of Psychiatry, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Sleep 20:972-81. 1997
    ..Thus, "parasomnia overlap disorder" is a treatable condition that emerges in various clinical settings and can be understood within the context of current knowledge on parasomnias and motor control/dyscontrol during sleep...
  10. ncbi Nocturnal rocking bed therapy: improvement in sleep fragmentation in patients with respiratory muscle weakness
    C Iber
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415
    Sleep 12:405-12. 1989
    ..The use of nocturnal rocking bed is an effective noninvasive method of reversing sleep fragmentation and daytime sequelae when obstructive apnea is absent...
  11. ncbi Chronic behavioral disorders of human REM sleep: a new category of parasomnia
    C H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55415
    Sleep 9:293-308. 1986
    ....
  12. ncbi Medical-legal aspects of sleep medicine
    M W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Neurol Clin 17:215-34. 1999
    ....
  13. ncbi A controlled study of serum anti-locus ceruleus antibodies in REM sleep behavior disorder
    C H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis 55415, USA
    Sleep 20:349-51. 1997
    ..Therefore, it is unlikely that human RBD is associated with anti-LC antibodies. However, an autoimmune process in RBD has not been excluded by this study...
  14. ncbi Parasomnias. Managing bizarre sleep-related behavior disorders
    C H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Minneapolis, USA
    Postgrad Med 107:145-56. 2000
    ..In this article, Drs Schenck and Mahowald discuss the evaluation and treatment of parasomnias and provide illustrative patient vignettes from their extensive experience at a sleep disorders center...
  15. doi Rotigotine improves restless legs syndrome: a 6-month randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in the United States
    Wayne A Hening
    Department of Neurology, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Mov Disord 25:1675-83. 2010
    ..Rotigotine transdermal patches releasing 2 to 3 mg/24 hr significantly reduced the severity of RLS symptoms. Treatment efficacy was maintained throughout the 6-month double-blind period...
  16. ncbi Pathophysiology of REM sleep behaviour disorder and relevance to neurodegenerative disease
    B F Boeve
    Department of Neurology, 6Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Brain 130:2770-88. 2007
    ..Furthermore, longitudinal studies in patients with idiopathic RBD are warranted to characterize the natural history of such patients and prepare for future therapeutic trials...
  17. ncbi Synucleinopathy pathology and REM sleep behavior disorder plus dementia or parkinsonism
    B F Boeve
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minneapolis, MN 55905, USA
    Neurology 61:40-5. 2003
    ..To determine if synucleinopathy pathology is related to REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) plus dementia or parkinsonism...
  18. ncbi Sleep disorders: case studies
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Neurol Clin 24:267-89. 2006
    ..This article reviews nine case studies of patients presenting with sleep complaints...
  19. ncbi Parasomnias: clinical features and forensic implications
    Michel A Cramer Bornemann
    Departments of Neurology, Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, 55415, USA
    Chest 130:605-10. 2006
    ..An awareness of the spectrum of such behaviors, and their clinical and legal evaluation, is becoming more important in the practice of sleep medicine...
  20. ncbi Does size or frequency really matter?
    Mark W Mahowald
    Sleep Med 7:205-7. 2006
  21. ncbi Prevalence of restless legs syndrome among native South Americans residing in coastal and mountainous areas
    Pablo R Castillo
    Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:1345-7. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of restless legs syndrome (RLS) in native South Americans and identify the impact of geographic location...
  22. ncbi Pathophysiologic mechanisms in REM sleep behavior disorder
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 7:167-72. 2007
    ..RBD is also a common manifestation of narcolepsy. RBD may be induced by medications, especially the tricyclic antidepressants and serotonin-specific reuptake inhibitors. In most cases, clonazepam is a highly effective treatment...
  23. ncbi Alcohol-induced sleepwalking or confusional arousal as a defense to criminal behavior: a review of scientific evidence, methods and forensic considerations
    Mark R Pressman
    Sleep Medicine Services, The Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA 19096, USA
    J Sleep Res 16:198-212. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi The scoring of movements in sleep
    Arthur S Walters
    Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education, New Jersey Neuroscience Institute at JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ 08818, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:155-67. 2007
    ..Because of limited or absent evidence for reliability and/or validity, a standardized RAND/UCLA consensus process was employed for recommendation of specific rules for the scoring of sleep-associated movements...
  25. ncbi Periodic limb movements are NOT associated with disturbed sleep. Con
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 3:15-7. 2007
  26. pmc Sleep and sex: what can go wrong? A review of the literature on sleep related disorders and abnormal sexual behaviors and experiences
    Carlos H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, USA
    Sleep 30:683-702. 2007
    ..To formulate the first classification of sleep related disorders and abnormal sexual behaviors and experiences...
  27. ncbi Insights from studying human sleep disorders
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, and Department of Neurology, Hennepin County Medical Center, and University of MN Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Nature 437:1279-85. 2005
    ..Furthermore, contrary to common assumptions, wakefulness, rapid eye movement (REM) and non-REM sleep are not mutually exclusive states. This striking realization explains a fascinating range of clinical phenomena...
  28. ncbi Rapid eye movement sleep parasomnias
    Carlos H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Neurol Clin 23:1107-26. 2005
    ..Moreover, the safe and effective treatment of RBD with clonazepam is especially gratifying...
  29. ncbi Non-rapid eye movement sleep parasomnias
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Neurol Clin 23:1077-106, vii. 2005
    ..Secondary sleep parasomnias are classified by the organ system involved...
  30. ncbi Clinical caveat: prior sleep deprivation can affect the MSLT for days
    Tariq Janjua
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Sleep Med 4:69-72. 2003
    ..Forced awakening prior to MSLT may permit sleep deprivation or delayed sleep phase syndrome to masquerade as narcolepsy or idiopathic central nervous system (CNS) hypersomnia...
  31. ncbi Sleep-related violence
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 5:153-8. 2005
    ..The clinical and medico-legal evaluation of such cases is outlined, and should be performed by a multidisciplinary team of experienced sleep medicine practitioners...
  32. ncbi Does "idiopathic" REM sleep behavior disorder exist?
    Mark W Mahowald
    Sleep 29:874-5. 2006
  33. ncbi Chronic behavioral disorders of human REM sleep: a new category of parasomnia. 1986 [classical article]
    Carlos H Schenck
    Sleep 25:293-308. 2002
  34. pdf REM sleep behavior disorder: clinical, developmental, and neuroscience perspectives 16 years after its formal identification in SLEEP
    Carlos H Schenck
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center and Department of Psychiatry, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    Sleep 25:120-38. 2002
  35. ncbi Assessment and management of insomnia
    Carlos H Schenck
    Department of Psychiatry, Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center and University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis 55415, USA
    JAMA 289:2475-9. 2003
  36. ncbi Parasomnia pseudo-suicide
    Mark W Mahowald
    Department of Neurology, MN Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Forensic Sci 48:1158-62. 2003
    ..The correct cause-of-death determination in such cases may have profound social, religious, and insurance implications for surviving friends and family members...
  37. ncbi Sleep terrors/sleepwalking--not REM behavior disorder
    Mark R Pressman
    Sleep 28:278-9. 2005
  38. ncbi Normal hypocretin-1 (orexin-A) cerebrospinal fluid level in a previously reported case of severe, life-long insomnia with motor hyperactivity
    Carlos H Schenck
    Sleep Med 4:251. 2003
  39. ncbi Sleep complaints in the geriatric patient
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, USA
    Minn Med 90:45-7. 2007
    ....
  40. ncbi Finally--sleep science for the courtroom
    Mark W Mahowald
    Sleep Med Rev 11:1-3. 2007
  41. ncbi Increased percentage of slow-wave sleep in REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD): a reanalysis of previously published data from a controlled study of RBD reported in SLEEP
    Carlos H Schenck
    Sleep 26:1066; author reply 1067. 2003
  42. ncbi Restless legs syndrome: the CNS/iron connection
    Mark W Mahowald
    J Lab Clin Med 147:56-7. 2006
  43. ncbi Stimulants and narcolepsy
    Mark W Mahowald
    Sleep 28:663. 2005
  44. ncbi Sleepiness and relationships in obstructive sleep apnea
    Judith L Reishtein
    School of Nursing, and Division of Sleep Medicine and Center for Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology, School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6096, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:319-30. 2006
    ..Intrapersonal themes included embarrassment and poor mood. This report adds specific details to previous reports of impaired relationships in OSA, and stresses the importance of assessing this critical area...
  45. ncbi Evaluation of sleep and daytime somnolence in spinocerebellar ataxia type 6 (SCA6)
    Michael J Howell
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Neurology 66:1430-1. 2006
    ..12 +/- 5.80; CI: 2.28) than in controls (4.96 +/- 3.01; CI: 1.18) (p = 0.003, t test). The PSQI was higher in patients with SCA6 (7.96 +/- 4.65; CI: 1.86) than in controls (5.08 +/- 3.39; CI: 1.36) (p = 0.018, t test)...
  46. ncbi Drowsiness and driving--a dangerous duo
    Mark W Mahowald
    Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center, Hennepin County Medical Center, USA
    Minn Med 89:32-4. 2006
  47. ncbi Sleep and ESRD: a wake-up call
    Mark W Mahowald
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:332-4. 2006
  48. ncbi Parasomnias
    Mark W Mahowald
    Department of Neurology, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, USA
    Semin Neurol 24:283-92. 2004
    ....
  49. ncbi Assessment and counseling of older drivers
    Mark W Mahowald
    Geriatrics 59:12; author reply 12. 2004
  50. ncbi Sleep science in the courtroom
    Mark R Pressman
    J Forensic Leg Med 14:108-11; author reply 111-3, discussion 114-8. 2007