rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder


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rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder

, REM sleep behavior disorder
A behavior characteristic of patients with dementia accompanied by Lewy bodies and with other neurodegenerative diseases in which the patient is physically active while dreaming. Those affected may move their arms and legs, sometimes abruptly or violently, and eat, speak, shout, or void during sleep.
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Clinicopathologic correlations in 172 cases of rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder with or without a coexisting neurologic disorder.
Polisomnographic diagnoses Diagnose Patient (n) Percentage Fragmanted sleep 7 %23.3 OSA 5 %16.7 Simple snoring 4 %13.3 PLMD 3 %10 Increase of deep slow wave sleep 2 %6,7 RBD 1 %3.3 Normal 8 %26.7 Total 30 %100 OSA: Obstructive sleep apnea, PLMD: Periodic limb movement disorder, RBD: Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder Table 3.
Mahowald, "Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder: a treatable parasomnia affecting older adults," JAMA, vol.
Hogl et al., "A single-question screen for rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder: a multicenter validation study," Movement Disorders, vol.
The inquiry revealed that the patient had rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD) and sphincter dysfunction at the same time.
Slow-wave sleep and delta power in rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder. Ann Neurol, 57(2), 277-282.
Delayed emergence of a parkinsonian disorder in 38% of 29 older men initially diagnosed with idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder. Neurology 1996; 46: 388-393.
The condition, called rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder, results when a person's muscles fall to relax during sleep.
Symptoms of some treatable sleep disorders, particularly sleep apnea or rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder, may be mistaken for cognitive decline or dementia in the elderly; she said.
CHICAGO -- Psychiatrists should rule out rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder when a patient presents with dramatic or violent behavior during sleep, according to a panel of experts who addressed the joint annual meeting of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society.
Sleep disorders include insomnia, sleep fragmentation, rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD), sleep apnea syndrome, restless legs syndrome, and nocturnal enuresis [7].
A sleep laboratory study on the dream content of people with Parkinson's disease and with or without rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder," Sleep Medicine, vol.
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