sleep arousal disorders
Summary: Sleep disorders characterized by impaired arousal from the deeper stages of sleep (generally stage III or IV sleep).
- Nonrandom variability of respiration during sleep in healthy humansSven Rostig
SP Pneumologie, Philipps Universitat Marburg, Schlafmedizinisches Labor, Marburg, Germany
Sleep 28:411-7. 2005....
- Atypical presentation of NREM arousal parasomnia with repetitive episodesN N Trajanovic
Sleep and Alertness Clinic, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
Eur J Neurol 14:947-50. 2007....
- Adult obstructive sleep apnea: pathophysiology and diagnosisSusheel P Patil
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Chest 132:325-37. 2007..Understanding nuances in the spectrum of presenting complaints and polysomnography correlates are important for diagnostic and therapeutic approaches. Knowledge of common patterns of OSA may help to identify patients and guide therapy...
- From epidemiology to physiology and pathology: apnea and arousal deficient theories in sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)--with particular reference to hypoxic brainstem gliosisToshiko Sawaguchi
Department of Legal Medicine, School of Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Forensic Sci Int 130:S21-9. 2002..In conclusion, the present study sustains the possibility of an organic fragility within the arousal pathway in SIDS victims with repetitive sleep apneas...
- [Sleep disorders in hyperkinetic children--correlation with arousal disorders, differential diagnosis and comorbidity]J Frolich
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie des Kindes und Jugendalters der Universität zu Köln
Z Kinder Jugendpsychiatr Psychother 31:133-43. 2003..There are still very few findings on the role of comorbid internal and neurological disorders like sleep apnea and restless legs syndrome in the differential diagnosis of ADHD...
- Impaired arousals and sudden infant death syndrome: preexisting neural injury?Ronald M Harper
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1262-3. 2003
- Approaches to the assessment of arousals and sleep disturbance in childrenShalini Paruthi
Pediatric Sleep and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Sleep Med 11:622-7. 2010..Incorporation of autonomic arousal measures-such as heart rate variability, pulse transit time, or peripheral arterial tone-into standard reports may additionally capture subtle sleep fragmentation...
- Parasomnias and movement disorders in children and adolescentsElana R Bloomfield
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, 2101 Commonwealth Drive, Suite C, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 18:947-65. 2009..This article describes common parasomnias and movement disorders in children and adolescents, with emphasis on psychologic and behavioral comorbidities...
- Sleep disorders in children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) recorded overnight by video-polysomnographyRosalia Silvestri
Sleep Medicine Centre, Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatric and Anaesthesiological Sciences, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
Sleep Med 10:1132-8. 2009....
- Data mining techniques for detection of sleep arousalsOren Shmiel
Department of Computer Science and Mathematics, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
J Neurosci Methods 179:331-7. 2009..2%, positive predictive value=76.5%) with those detected manually by experts. Since the total number of arousals is a measure of sleep quality, this algorithm constitutes a novel approach to automatically estimate sleep quality...
- Impairment of reaction time among children awakened during stage 4 sleepMark Splaingard
Columbus Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Columbus, OH, USA
Sleep 30:104-8. 2007....
- Practice parameters for the indications for polysomnography and related procedures: an update for 2005Clete A Kushida
Stanford University Center of Excellence for Sleep Disorders, Stanford, CA, USA
Sleep 28:499-521. 2005....
- Dissociated local arousal states underlying essential clinical features of non-rapid eye movement arousal parasomnia: an intracerebral stereo-electroencephalographic studyMichele Terzaghi
Sleep Medicine and Epilepsy Unit, IRCCS National Neurological Institute C Mondino Foundation, Pavia, Italy
J Sleep Res 21:502-6. 2012..The clinical features of the confusional arousals in this patient are highly consistent with a dysfunctional coexistence of local cortical arousal and local cortical sleep...
- A review of the adult primary sleep parasomniasBrian Kimble
Division of Pulmonary, Sleep, and Critical Care Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street APC 4, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Med Health R I 85:95-8. 2002
- Auditory evoked arousal responses of 3-month-old infants exposed to methamphetamine in utero: a nap studyBarbara C Galland
Department of Paediatrics, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Acta Paediatr 102:424-30. 2013..To investigate whether or not infants exposed to methamphetamine prenatally have impaired arousal responses from sleep...
- Sleep bruxism, an autonomic self-regulating response by triggering the trigeminal cardiac reflexScott E Schames
Craniofacial Pain TMJ Clinic, White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 40:670-1, 674-6. 2012..Sleep bruxism by triggering the trigeminal cardiac reflex leads to bradycardia. Rhythmic masticatory muscle activity-sleep bruxism, thereby, serves to slow the heart rate when brain microarousals cause tachycardia...
- [Arousal and motor activity during sleep]M A García-Jiménez
Servicio de Neurofisiologia Clinica, Hospital Virgen de la Luz, Cuenca, Espana
Rev Neurol 28:559-65. 1999..To describe different types of motor activity which occur during sleep in relation to episodes of arousal and sleep disorder...
- Decreased spontaneous arousability in preterm newborns with impaired neurological outcomeGerard Thiriez
Paediatric Department, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Besançon, Universite de Franche Comte, Besancon, France
J Sleep Res 21:552-60. 2012..These findings suggested that, in preterm infants, perinatal neurological injuries could be associated with an abnormal sleep architecture characterized by altered spontaneous arousability...
- Sleepiness in patients with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathingVishesh K Kapur
Department of Medicine, University of Washington Sleep Disorders Center, Box 359803, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Sleep 28:472-7. 2005..We investigated the prevalence of sleepiness as well as factors associated with sleepiness in individuals with moderate to severe sleep-disordered breathing (apnea-hypopnea index > or = 15)...
- The effect of sleep duration and quality on academical success of the elementary school children in Kayseri TurkeyDemet Unalan
Halil Bayrktar Health Services Vocational College, Kayseri, Turkey
J Pak Med Assoc 63:576-80. 2013..To assess the sleeping habits of primary school children and establish link between sleeping hours and academic achievement...
- [Primary monosymptomatic enuresis: diagnostics and therapy]J Seibold
Urologische Praxis, Stuttgart, Deutschland
Urologe A 52:9-10, 12-4. 2013..At the end of therapy a protracted withdrawal shows better results than abrupt cessation...
- Sleep and arousal as risk factors for adverse health and work performance in public health workers involved in the 2004 Florida hurricane seasonJodi B A McKibben
Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, Dept of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
Disaster Med Public Health Prep 4:S55-62. 2010..We examined the relation of sleep disturbance and arousal to work performance, mental and physical health, and day-to-day functioning in Florida Department of Health (FDOH) employees 9 months after the 2004 Florida hurricane season...
- Disturbed dreaming and the instability of sleep: altered nonrapid eye movement sleep microstructure in individuals with frequent nightmares as revealed by the cyclic alternating patternPeter Simor
Department of Cognitive Sciences, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary
Sleep 36:413-9. 2013..Because disrupted sleep might be related to abnormal arousal processes, the goal of this study was to examine polysomnographic arousal-related activities in a group of nightmare sufferers and a healthy control group...
- Arousals are frequent and associated with exacerbated blood pressure response in patients with primary hypertensionCarlos E V Garcia
Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Am J Hypertens 26:617-23. 2013..We sought to investigate the frequency and magnitude of blood pressure (BP) increases triggered by spontaneous arousals in patients with primary hypertension...
- Complex nocturnal behaviors: nocturnal seizures and parasomniasNancy Foldvary-Schaefer
Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
Continuum (Minneap Minn) 19:104-31. 2013....
- Sleep-related groaning: prevalence and characteristics in a cohort of patients with suspected obstructive sleep apneaBritt Overland
Sleep Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Lovisenberg Diakonale Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Acta Otolaryngol 132:90-5. 2012..The respiratory tracings in these patients have a distinct appearance that is possible to recognize with a polygraphic recording and thereby prevent the pattern from being misdiagnosed as central apneas...
- Sleep disturbance in pre-school children with obstructive sleep apnoea syndromeLisa M Walter
The Ritchie Centre, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Sleep Med 12:880-6. 2011....
- Defining the borders between Sleep-Related Eating Disorder and Night Eating SyndromePiergiuseppe Vinai
GNOSIS No Profit Research Group, Cuneo, Italy
Sleep Med 13:686-90. 2012..The aim of this study was to better define psychological, behavioral, and polysomnographic characteristics of the two syndromes...
- Noradrenergic modulation of wakefulness/arousalCraig W Berridge
Psychology Department, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Sleep Med Rev 16:187-97. 2012....
- Nocturnal enuresisMichael D Harari
Continence Clinic and Department of General Medicine, Royal Children s Hospital Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 49:264-71. 2013..In turn, these may be associated with constipation and/or faecal soiling. This paper discusses these considerations in the management of NE...
- Cold stimulates the behavioral response to hypoxia in newborn miceBieke Bollen
INSERM, UMR 676, Robert Debre Teaching Hospital, 75019 Paris, France
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 296:R1503-11. 2009..The dissociation between ventilatory and behavioral responses to hypoxia suggests that deficits in the arousal response associated with sleep breathing disorders cannot be attributed to a depressed hypoxic response...
- Nocturnal polyuria and nocturnal arginine vasopressin (AVP): a key factor in the pathophysiology of monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresisDiaa AbdelFatah
Tutor of Urology, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Neurourol Urodyn 28:506-9. 2009..To identify the relationship between nocturnal AVP deficiency, nocturnal polyuria (NP), and low urinary osmolality in children suffering of primary monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis (NE)...
- Analysis of NREM sleep in children with Prader-Willi syndrome and the effect of growth hormone treatmentElisabetta Verrillo
Respiratory Unit, Bambino Gesu Children s Research Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, Rome, Italy
Sleep Med 10:646-50. 2009..The aims of our study were to evaluate CAP in children with PWS compared to an age-matched control group and to evaluate the differences between PWS children with (GH+) and without (GH-) GH therapy...
- Cortical arousal in children with severe enuresisChung K Yeung
N Engl J Med 358:2414-5. 2008
- Management of sleep disorders in fibromyalgiaHarvey Moldofsky
Sleep Disorders Clinic of the Centre for Sleep and Chronobiology, 340 College Street, Suite 580, Toronto, ON M5T 3A9, Canada
Rheum Dis Clin North Am 28:353-65. 2002..As yet, no medication is known to improve the EEG sleep arousal disorders that include phasic (alpha-delta), tonic alpha non-REM sleep disorders, or the periodic K alpha cycling ..
- Enuretic sleep: deep, disturbed or just wet?Tryggve Neveus
Pediatr Nephrol 23:1201-2. 2008..It may be hypothesised that the sleep disturbance of enuretic children may lead not only to the wetting of the sheets but to disturbances of daytime psychological functioning as well...
- Coupling of minor motor events and epileptiform discharges with arousal fluctuations in NFLEMichele Terzaghi
Sleep Medicine and Epilepsy Unit, IRCCS C Mondino Institute of Neurology Foundation, Pavia, Italy
Epilepsia 49:670-6. 2008....
- A man with abnormal sleep behaviorGeorge P Fahed
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Cleveland, OH 44106 6003, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 3:533-4. 2007
- Disorders of arousal from sleep and violent behavior: the role of physical contact and proximityMark R Pressman
Sleep Medicine Services, The Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA 19096, USA
Sleep 30:1039-47. 2007....
- Nonrestorative sleep as a distinct component of insomniaThomas Roth
Sleep Center, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
Sleep 33:449-58. 2010....
- Increased frequency of arousal parasomnias in families with nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy: a common mechanism?Francesca Bisulli
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Epilepsia 51:1852-60. 2010..This study aimed to verify whether relatives of patients with NFLE have a higher frequency of parasomnias, namely arousal disorders, and thereby shed light on the still unknown pathophysiologic mechanisms underlying NFLE...
- Pupillary unrest correlates with arousal symptoms and motor signs in Parkinson diseaseSamay Jain
Movement Disorders Division, Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3232, USA
Mov Disord 26:1344-7. 2011..Arousal symptoms (e.g., sleepiness) are common in Parkinson's disease, and pupillary unrest (spontaneous changes in pupil diameter) is positively associated with sleepiness. We explored pupillary unrest in Parkinson's disease...
- Decreased sleep efficiency, increased wake after sleep onset and increased cortical arousals in late pregnancyDanielle L Wilson
School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 51:38-46. 2011..Anecdotal reports of sleep disturbance during pregnancy are abundant; however, objective measurement of sleep changes has so far produced conflicting results...
- In vitro characterization of T-type calcium channel antagonist TTA-A2 and in vivo effects on arousal in miceRichard L Kraus
Department of Neuroscience, Merck Research Laboratories, 770 Sumneytown Pike, West Point, PA 19486, USA
J Pharmacol Exp Ther 335:409-17. 2010....
- NREM arousal parasomnias and their distinction from nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy: a video EEG analysisChristopher P Derry
Epilepsy Research Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Sleep 32:1637-44. 2009..To describe the semiological features of NREM arousal parasomnias in detail and identify features that can be used to reliably distinguish parasomnias from nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy (NFLE)...
- Gender differences in nightmare frequency: a meta-analysisMichael Schredl
Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Germany
Sleep Med Rev 15:115-21. 2011....
- Dramatic parasomnias: recognition and treatmentGregory Stores
University of Oxford, Oxford
Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 71:505-10. 2010..As each of the many parasomnias requires its own specific treatment, confusion between them can have serious consequences. By recognizing their distinctive features, misdiagnosis can be avoided and the appropriate management decided...
- Nocturnal enuresis and overweight are associated with obstructive sleep apneaJoseph G Barone
Division of Urology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
Pediatrics 124:e53-9. 2009..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), body weight (BMI percentage [BMI%]), and monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis (MNE) in children...
- Rs 6313 polymorphism in 5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2A gene association with polysymptomatic primary nocturnal enuresisChang Ching Wei
Department of Pediatric, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
J Clin Lab Anal 24:371-5. 2010..Both TCA and SSRI have similar influences on serotonin transmission. This study was aimed at evaluating whether 5-hydroxytryptamine receptor 2A (5HTR2A) gene is associated with NE...
- Kids that go bump in the nightMargot Davey
Melbourne Children s Sleep Unit, Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Victoria
Aust Fam Physician 38:290-4. 2009..These nocturnal events are common in childhood but can be extremely concerning to parents and disruptive to families...
- Violence in sleepFrancesca Siclari
Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Brain 133:3494-509. 2010..It also discusses current pathophysiological models, establishing a link between sleep-related violence and violence observed in other settings...
- Sleep-related respiratory abnormalities and arousal pattern in achondroplasia during early infancyMathew Ednick
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
J Pediatr 155:510-5. 2009..To assess sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), sleep architecture, and arousal pattern in infants with achondroplasia and to evaluate the relationship between foramen magnum size and the severity of SDB...
- Arousals in nocturnal groaningI Prihodova
Department of Neurology, Charles University in Prague, General Teaching Hospital, Czech Republic
Sleep Med 10:1051-5. 2009..We sought to assess its impact on sleep microstructure, i.e., the frequency of arousals relative to the groaning episodes. The frequency, duration and sleep-stage distribution of the groaning episodes were also studied...
- Enuresis nocturna and sleep qualitySalih Gozmen
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
Pediatr Nephrol 23:1293-6. 2008..So, active treatment (medical or behavioral) should be started as soon as the child is ready to receive it or when the enuretic child wants to be dry when asleep...
- Nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy and non-rapid eye movement sleep parasomnias: differences and similaritiesLino Nobili
Sleep Med Rev 11:251-4. 2007
- [Arousal and its influence on vigilance]J Espinar Sierra
, , Madrid,
Rev Neurol 28:555-9. 1999..It is concluded that diurnal hyperarousal leads to difficulty in getting off to sleep and staying asleep, whilst nocturnal arousal leads to excessive somnolence during the day, due to broken sleep during the night...
- Paroxysmal events in sleepBeth A Malow
Michael S Aldrich Sleep Disorders Laboratory, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0117, USA
J Clin Neurophysiol 19:522-34. 2002..Essential historic elements that distinguish these events and the role of video-EEG-polysomnography in their differential diagnosis are emphasized...
- Sleep disturbances in ParkinsonismJ J M Askenasy
Department of Neurology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
J Neural Transm 110:125-50. 2003..Each therapeutic approach must be tailored to the individual PD patient...
- Incomplete arousal processes in infants who were victims of sudden deathIneko Kato
Department of Pediatrics, Nagoya City University Medical School, Japan
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1298-303. 2003..M. (p = 0.011). The present data are suggestive of incomplete arousal processes in infants who eventually died at a time they were presumed to have been asleep...
- Developmental stages of sleep from birth to adolescence, common childhood sleep disorders: overview and nursing implicationsMargaret Ann Carno
School of Nursing, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 18:274-83. 2003..This article discusses normal developmental changes related to sleep, common sleep disorders experienced by children and how nurses can assist parents in coping with these changes and disorders...
- The role of sleep and arousal in nocturnal enuresisT Neveus
Uppsala University Chlildren s Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 92:1118-23. 2003..To review what is known about the role of sleep and arousal mechanisms in the pathogenesis of nocturnal enuresis...
- Sleep arousal after lower abdominal surgery and relation to recovery from respiratory obstructionAihua Wu
Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Edinburgh University, Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom
Anesthesiology 99:1295-302. 2003....
- The effect of maternal smoking on respiratory and arousal patterns in preterm infants during sleepHemant Sawnani
Department of Pediatrics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:733-8. 2004..These alterations in respiratory and arousal patterns in preterm infants born to smoking mothers may lead to significant vulnerability in this population...
- Partial arousal deficiency in SIDS victims and noradrenergic neuronal plasticityToshiko Sawaguchi
Department of Legal Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Early Hum Dev 75:S61-4. 2003..Arousal deficiency in SIDS victims was partial. We could suggest the latent existence of inadequate noradrenergic neuronal plasticity as the background of this partial arousal deficiency of SIDS victims...
- From physiology to pathology: arousal deficiency theory in sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)--with reference to apoptosis and neuronal plasticityToshiko Sawaguchi
Department of Legal Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Forensic Sci Int 130:S37-43. 2002..This autonomic response occurs within an acetylcholine afferent system and pedunculopontine tegmental nucleus (PPTN). The finding is, in future SIDS infants, associated with repetitive sleep apnea...
- Sudden infant deaths: from epidemiology to physiologyA Kahn
Pediatric Sleep Unit, University Children s Hospital of Brussels, Free University of Brussels, Av JJ Crocq 15, B 1020 Brussels, Belgium
Forensic Sci Int 130:S8-20. 2002..Although the description of the mechanisms responsible for SIDS is still far from complete, it appears to involve both arousal responses and cardiac autonomic controls during sleep-wake processes...
- Identifying montages that best detect electrographic seizure activity during polysomnographyN Foldvary
Department of Neurology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
Sleep 23:221-9. 2000..The purpose of this study was to determine the value of limited EEG montages viewed with EEG reformatting capability in the identification of seizures during PSG...
- Relationship of temporal lobe seizures to sleep and arousal: a combined scalp-intracranial electrode studyA Malow
Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
Sleep 23:231-4. 2000..To examine the question of whether seizures precede or follow arousals from sleep, we defined the timing of temporal lobe seizures in relation to sleep and arousal using combined scalp-intracranial electrodes...
- Practice parameters for the evaluation of chronic insomnia. An American Academy of Sleep Medicine report. Standards of Practice Committee of the American Academy of Sleep MedicineA Chesson
Neurology Department, Louisiana State University Medical Center, Shreveport, USA
Sleep 23:237-41. 2000....
- NREM parasomnias: arousal disorders and differentiation from nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsyM Zucconi
Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, H San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127, Milano, Italy
Clin Neurophysiol 111:S129-35. 2000..In any case the diagnosis of NFLE should be considered in children with nocturnal motor episodes or nocturnal motor agitation, when the attacks persist; this diagnosis is probably more frequent than expected...
- Nociceptive responsiveness during slow-wave sleep and waking in the ratP Mason
Dept of Neurobiology, Pharmacology, and Physiology and the Committee on Neurobiology, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Sleep 24:32-8. 2001..Therefore, pain evokes at least two distinct reactions that are differentially modulated across sleep/wake cycles...
- Combined influence of cyclic arousability and EEG synchrony on generalized interictal discharges within the sleep cycleL Parrino
Istituto di Neurologia, , Via del Quartiere 4, 43100, Parma, Italy
Epilepsy Res 44:7-18. 2001....
- Impaired circadian waking arousal in narcolepsy-cataplexyR Broughton
Sleep and Chronobiology Research Center, Division of Neurology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
Sleep Res Online 1:159-65. 1998....
- Sleep disorders in childhood: a reviewM Mazza
Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Clin Ter 153:189-93. 2002....
- Efficacy of pergolide in treatment of restless legs syndrome: the PEARLS StudyC Trenkwalder
Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Georg August University, Goettingen, Germany
Neurology 62:1391-7. 2004..To evaluate the short- and long-term safety and efficacy of pergolide therapy for restless legs syndrome (RLS) in a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized trial (Pergolide European Australian RLS [PEARLS] study)...
- Prevalence of diurnal voiding symptoms and difficult arousal from sleep in children with nocturnal enuresisManju Chandra
Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Schneider Children s Hospital at North Shore and North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York 11030, USA
J Urol 172:311-6. 2004....
- Movement disorders in sleep: guidelines for differentiating epileptic from non-epileptic motor phenomena arising from sleepPaolo Tinuper
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
Sleep Med Rev 11:255-67. 2007..Further investigations on pathophysiology, genetics and epidemiology are needed to clarify the relationship between epileptic and non-epileptic sleep related paroxysmal phenomena...
- Sleep apnea syndrome in Parkinson's disease. A case-control study in 49 patientsNico J Diederich
Department of Neuroscience, Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Mov Disord 20:1413-8. 2005..Longitudinal studies of patients with such "abortive" SAS are warranted to establish if this finding reflects benign nocturnal respiratory muscle dyskinesia or constitutes a precursor sign of dysautonomia in PD...
- Paroxysmal motor disorders of sleep: the clinical spectrum and differentiation from epilepsyChristopher P Derry
Epilepsy Research Centre and Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Melbourne, Australia
Epilepsia 47:1775-91. 2006..The value of recording episodes with video EEG polysomnography is discussed...
- Hyperarousal, depression and quality of life--validity and reliability of the Swedish version of the Hyperarousal ScaleUlla Edéll-Gustafsson
Department of Medicine and Care, Nursing Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
Scand J Caring Sci 20:58-67. 2006....
- Sleep bruxism is associated to micro-arousals and an increase in cardiac sympathetic activityN Huynh
Facultés de Médecine Dentaire et de Médecine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
J Sleep Res 15:339-46. 2006..03). In moderate to severe SB subjects, a clear increase in sympathetic activity precedes SB onset...
- Sleep quality of patients with acute myocardial infarction outside the CCU environment: a preliminary studyAhmed BaHammam
Sleep Disorders Center and Medical Intensive Care Unit, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Med Sci Monit 12:CR168-72. 2006..We hypothesized that myocardial infarction may disturb sleep architecture regardless of the surrounding environmental factors...
- Rehabilitation is compromised by arousal and sleep disorders: results of a survey of rehabilitation centresAndrew D Worthington
Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust, Birmingham, UK
Brain Inj 20:327-32. 2006..To investigate the impact of disorders of arousal and sleep disturbance on everyday living and participation in rehabilitation...
- Non-epileptic paroxysmal manifestations during sleep in infancy and childhoodL Fusco
Division of Neurology Bambin Gesù, Children s Hospital Scientific Institute, Piazza S Onofrio 4, I 00165 Rome, Italy
Neurol Sci 26:s205-9. 2005..The widespread use of neurophysiological techniques and better knowledge of the semeiology of epileptic seizures have led us to correctly define these events, which have sometimes been erroneously treated in the past...
- The K-complex: a 7-decade historyIan M Colrain
Human Sleep Research Program, SRI international and Department of Psychology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Sleep 28:255-73. 2005....
- Recurrent nightmares and disorders of arousal in temporal lobe epilepsyRosalia Silvestri
Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Brain Res Bull 63:369-76. 2004..A better seizure control with improved quality of life can be achieved by increasing and extending the practice of nocturnal recording in TLE patients...
- South African guidelines for the management of nocturnal enuresisJ C van Dyk
S Afr Med J 93:338-40. 2003
- Effects of maternal cigarette smoking and cocaine use in pregnancy on fetal response to vibroacoustic stimulation and habituationJ L Gingras
Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Acta Paediatr 93:1479-85. 2004..Although the cause of SIDS is not known, one postulated mechanism involves abnormalities of arousal and arousal regulation. Cigarette smoking and cocaine use may cause deficits of arousal. Many believe arousal deficits occur prenatally...
- Functional neuroimaging evidence for hyperarousal in insomniaEric A Nofzinger
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Sleep Neuroimaging Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2593, USA
Am J Psychiatry 161:2126-8. 2004..The authors investigated the neurobiological basis of poor sleep and daytime fatigue in insomnia...
- Microarousals during sleep are associated with increased levels of lipids, cortisol, and blood pressureMirjam Ekstedt
Department of Public Health Science, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Psychosom Med 66:925-31. 2004..A second purpose was to relate the number of arousals to mood, stress, work characteristics, and other possible predictors in daily life...
- Sleep . 8: paediatric obstructive sleep apnoeaG M Nixon
Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 rue Tupper, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1P3, Canada
Thorax 60:511-6. 2005..Diagnosis and treatment of this condition in children differs in many respects from that in adults. We review here the key features of paediatric OSA, highlighting differences from adult OSA, and suggest future directions for research...
- REM sleep behavior disorder and other sleep disturbances in Disney animated filmsAlex Iranzo
Neurology Service, Hospital Clínic and Institut d Investigació Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer IDIBAPS, C Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
Sleep Med 8:531-6. 2007..These sleep disorders were inserted as comic elements. The inclusion of a broad range of accurately depicted sleep disorders in these films indicates that the Disney screenwriters were astute observers of sleep and its disorders...
- Future directions in the management of insomniaG S Richardson
Sleep Disorders and Research Center, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Mich 48202, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 62:39-45. 2001..It remains unclear, however, whether this activation is primary or secondary to the insomnia itself. If physiologic hyperarousal causes primary insomnia, it would provide new approaches to the management of this disorder...
- Sleep disturbances associated with minor psychiatric disorders in medical studentsM P Hidalgo
Psychiatric Service, Hospital Presidente Vargas, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Neurol Sci 23:35-9. 2002..56], and sleeping less than 7 hours per night [OR, 2.02; 95% CI, 1.11-3.67] were associated with minor psychiatric disorders. This group of variables determined a cumulative risk ratio of 5.47 [95% CI, 2.87-10.41] for the main outcome...
- Fever-associated confusional arousalCarmen H Larsen
Paediatric Neurology Division, IWK Health Centre, 5850 University Avenue, B3J 3G9, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Eur J Pediatr 163:696-7. 2004
- Non-REM sleep instability in patients with major depressive disorder: subjective improvement and improvement of non-REM sleep instability with treatment (Agomelatine)M Cecilia Lopes
Stanford University Sleep Medicine Program, Sleep Disorders Clinic, Garches, France
Sleep Med 9:33-41. 2007....
- Association between sleep apnea and reactive astrocytes in brainstems of victims of SIDS and in control infantsToshiko Sawaguchi
Department of Legal Medicine, Tokyo Women s Medical University School of Medicine, 8 1 Kawada cho, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8666, Japan
Forensic Sci Int 130:S30-6. 2002....
- Adolescent pertussis-induced partial arousal parasomniaTal Eidlitz-Markus
Day Hospitalization Unit, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqwa, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Pediatr Neurol 35:264-7. 2006..In conclusion, partial arousal parasomnia may be induced by pertussis infection. Further studies in larger groups are required to confirm this association...
- Dealing with pediatric sleep disorders can call for a wide range of expertiseLynne Lamberg
JAMA 299:2497-8. 2008
- Sleep and breathing in Prader-Willi syndromeGillian M Nixon
Department of Pediatrics, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Pediatr Pulmonol 34:209-17. 2002..Treatment options depend on the underlying problem, but may include behavioral interventions, weight control, adenotonsillectomy, and nocturnal ventilation...
- Neurobiology of Orexin/Hypocretin-Induced ArousalCRAIG BERRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2004..These studies will provide a better understanding of the neurobiology of orexin, the neurobiology of sleep and waking, and the potential role of orexin in narcolepsy and other disorders of arousal. ..
- AMPHETAMINE-LIKE STIMULANTS: NOREPINEPHRINE & BEHAVIORCRAIG BERRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2005..Information obtained in these studies may provide insight into mechanisms subserving, and treatment of, stimulant drug abuse. ..
- NEUROCHEMISTRY OF AMPHETAMINE INDUCED AROUSALCRAIG BERRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2008..Information obtained in these studies may provide insight into mechanisms underlying, and future treatment of, stimulant drug abuse, ADHD and narcolepsy. ..
- Obesity and Upper Airway Reflex Control During SleepSusheel Patil; Fiscal Year: 2003..This proposal combines state-of- the-art polysomnographic, physiologic, and epidemiologic methods to build a mechanistic understanding of the role of adiposity in the pathogenesis of OSA. ..
- DAYTIME SLEEPINESS--PREVALENCE, CONSEQUENCES, AND RISKSThomas Roth; Fiscal Year: 2003..The important contribution of the present proposal is that it will be the first population-based study to use laboratory assessments, its consequences and risks to measure sleepiness. ..
- Autonomic dysregulation in primary insomniaGary Richardson; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finally, we will use a new measure of central CRF function, the DEX-sleep latency test, to test the hypothesis that central CRF tone is higher in patients with P1. ..
- Alcoholism, Sleep and the BrainIAN COLRAIN; Fiscal Year: 2007..Hypothesis 4: Small amplitude, production rate and power of sleep electrophysiological variables in recently detoxified alcoholics will predict early relapse. ..
- Alcohol, Sleep and Brain DevelopmentIAN COLRAIN; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Sleep Neuroscience in DepressionEric Nofzinger; Fiscal Year: 2009..Multiple linear regressions will be used to test the mediational models above. Findings from this study are expected to significantly advance our understanding of the neuroscience of depression. ..