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Comparison of the effect of lemborexant with placebo and zolpidem tartrate extended release on sleep architecture in older adults with insomnia disorder

Changes to sleep architecture that occur as a result of the normal aging process may also exacerbate insomnia in older individuals. Therefore, this study assessed the impact of lemborexant compared ..... see more

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Perception versus Reality: The Relationship between Subjective and Objective Measures of Sleep When On-call under Simulated Laboratory Conditions

ABSTRACT On-call working arrangements have been shown to negatively impact sleep. However, workers may perceive their sleep to be worse than it actually is. The aim of this study was ..... see more

Source : https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15402002.2020.1807985

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A comparative cross-sectional study on sleep quality in patients with a history of differentiated thyroid carcinoma and its correlation with quality of life

Purpose To evaluate sleep quality in differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) patients and correlate sleep disturbances with quality of life (QoL). Methods 119 DTC patients were enrolled (DTC group). The Pittsburgh ..... see more

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Risk factors for sleep disorders in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis

Sleep disorders in patients with end-stage renal disease are common but have rarely been reported in previous studies. Therefore, we examined the prevalence of sleep disorders and the risk factors ..... see more

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Sleep Disturbance is Associated With Higher Plasma Aβ Levels in Cognitively Normal Adults-A Population-Based Cross-Sectional Study

Objective: Growing evidence suggests that sleep disturbance is a risk factor for Alzheimer's disease (AD). Amyloid-β (Aβ) deposition in the brain is a main pathophysiology of AD. Considering that peripheral ..... see more

Source : https://doi.org/10.3389/fnagi.2020.615838

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Circadian and Sleep Dysfunctions in Neurodegenerative Disorders-An Update

Disruptions of sleep and circadian rhythms are among the most debilitating symptoms in patients with neurodegenerative diseases. Their underlying pathophysiology is multilayered and multifactorial. Recent evidence suggests that sleep and ..... see more

Source : https://doi.org/10.3389/fnins.2020.627330

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Role of sleep and sleep disorders on motor and nonmotor features of Parkinson's Disease Korkmaz B, Yıldız B, Şenel GB, Karadeniz D, - Neurol Sci Neurophysiol

ORIGINAL ARTICLE Ahead of print publication Role of sleep and sleep disorders on motor and nonmotor features of Parkinson's Disease Bektas Korkmaz 1, Büşra Yıldız 2, Gülçin Benbir Şenel 3, ..... see more

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MRI helps unravel the mysteries of sleep

Scientists at EPFL and the Universities of Geneva, Cape Town and Bochum have joined forces to investigate brain activity during sleep with the help of MRI scans. It turns out ..... see more

Source : https://actu.epfl.ch/news/mri-helps-unravel-the-mysteries-of-sleep/

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Lack of sleep, stress can lead to symptoms resembling concussion

Newswise - COLUMBUS, Ohio - A new study suggests that a lot of people might be going through life with symptoms that resemble concussion - a finding supporting researchers' argument ..... see more

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PRIME PubMed | Sleep disorders and late-onset epilepsy of unknown origin: Understanding new trajectories to brain amyloidopathy

Sleep Medicine Centre, Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome 'Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy; Neurology Unit, University Hospital of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy. Electronic address: dott.claudioliguori@yahoo.it. Sleep Medicine Centre, ..... see more

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Identifying predictive factors for sleep bruxism severity using clinical and polysomnographic parameters: a principal component analysis

The aim was to identify predictive factors of sleep bruxism (SB) severity among polysomnographic (PSG) parameters, salivary cortisol levels, temporomandibular disorders, age and sex. Young adults (19-30y) were screened for ..... see more

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Sex differences in deterioration of sleep properties associated with aging: a 12-year longitudinal cohort study

The sleep patterns of humans are greatly influenced by age and sex and have various effects on overall health as they change continuously during the lifespan. We investigated age-dependent changes ..... see more

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A novel solution of enhanced loss function using deep learning in sleep stage classification: predict and diagnose patients with sleep disorders

Sleep stage classification is important to accurately predict and diagnose patients with sleep disorders. Though various deep learning approaches have been implemented to classify sleep classes, these consist limitations that ..... see more

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Testing a mindfulness meditation mobile app for the treatment of sleep-related symptoms in adults with sleep disturbance: A randomized controlled trial

The objective of this randomized controlled trial was to test whether a commercially available, mindfulness meditation mobile app, (i.e., Calm app), was effective in reducing fatigue (primary outcome), pre-sleep arousal, ..... see more

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Octogenarian patients' sleep and delirium experiences in hospital and four years after aortic valve replacement: a qualitative interview study

Objectives Sleep disturbances and delirium are frequently observed complications after surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) and transcutaneous aortic valve implantation (TAVI), especially in octogenarian patients. However, a knowledge gap exists ..... see more

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Sleep Breathing Disorders in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Pnina Weiss DMD is an X-linked recessive associated with mutations in the dystrophin gene. Progressive respiratory muscle weakness resulting in respiratory failure and cardiomyopathy are the major causes of morbidity ..... see more

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COVID-19 Pandemic Stressors and Psychological Symptoms in Breast Cancer Patients

Background. The current Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is a highly stressful event that may lead to significant psychological symptoms, particularly in cancer patients who are at a greater risk ..... see more

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Sleep-related (psychogenic) dissociative disorders as parasomnias associated with a psychiatric disorder: update on reported cases

To update the literature on the diagnostic category of sleep-related dissociative disorders (SRDD), involving psychogenic dissociation, since the time of their inclusion in the parasomnias section of the International Classification ..... see more

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Association of stress, anxiety, and depression levels with sleep quality in patients with temporomandibular disorders

ABSTRACT Objective: To examine the psychological symptoms of TMD and their effects on sleep quality in patients with temporomandibular disorders. Methods: The study was carried out with 425 consecutive TMD ..... see more

Source : https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08869634.2020.1861886

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Multiple Sleep Latency Test and Polysomnography in Patients with Central Disorders of Hypersomnolence,Sleep Medicine - X-MOL

A multiple sleep latency test (MSLT) with occurrence of sleep onset REM periods (SOREMP) is considered one of the central diagnostic criteria for narcolepsy according to the International Classification of ..... see more

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Sleep touches everything

Sleep medicine has a peculiarity that does not seem to exist in other medical specialties. Although being very narrowly focused on sleep and its effects, the number of other organ ..... see more

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Effect of magnetic stimulation of Shenmen point on... : Medicine

cognitive function after insomnia is not clear. Therefore, the purpose of this study is to explore whether magnetic stimulation of HT7 can improve cognitive impairment of CI by regulating prefrontal ..... see more

Source : https://journals.lww.com/md-journal/Fulltext/2020/12180/Effect_of_magnetic_stimulation_of_Shenmen_point_on.105.aspx

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Efficacy of Online Versus In-Person Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia

Emily Wilson Indiana University School of Medicine Aaron Roberts Parkview Physicians Group - Sleep Medicine Background and Hypothesis: Up to 30% of the adult population may suffer from insomnia symptoms. ..... see more

Source : https://journals.iupui.edu/index.php/IMPRS/article/view/24800

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Nightmares in Patients with Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, and Psychotic Disorders: A Systematic Review - PubMed

Chronic nightmares are very common in psychiatric disorders, affecting up to 70% of patients with personality or post-traumatic stress disorders. In other psychiatric disorders, the relationships with nightmares are poorly ..... see more

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Effects of photobiomodulation on auriculotherapy points for sleep disorders, anxiety, and temporomandibular dysfunctions

ABSTRACT Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluatephotobiomodulation applied at auriculotherapy points forsleep disorder (SD) and anxiety related to temporomandibulardysfunction (TMD). Methods: The study consisted of two groups ..... see more

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Short-term insomnia disorder in health care workers in an academic medical center before and during COVID-19: rates and predictive factors

This study investigated risk factors and estimated rates of acute insomnia disorder in health care workers at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. A Qualtrics survey of more than 2,300 ..... see more

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47-year-old woman follows-up on insomnia

History of present illness: This 47-year-old female patient presents today for follow-up after six months of Lunesta taken as needed to treat insomnia. The ..... see more

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Sleep disorders and risk of dementia in patients with new‐onset type 2 diabetes: A nationwide population‐based cohort study

Early View © 2020 by Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine and John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd. All rights reserved. This article is being provided to you ..... see more

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36-year-old male presents with insomnia

History of present illness: A 36-year-old male patient presents today for assistance with insomnia that began two years ago when he was ..... see more

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  • from Doctor Unite 2 months 2 weeks
    The patient would most likely benefit from therapy sessions as well as medical treatment. I would first recommend an SSRI. The patient certainly has a predisposition to substance-abuse. He Show More
  • 3 months
    SSRI and get on an aticoagulant tx.. Smoking cessation.
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Sleep Disorders and Epilepsy | IntechOpen

Complex interplay and reciprocal interactions between sleep and epilepsy have been known for centuries. However, newer technologies and in-depth studies have provided us with better understanding of this relationship. Nocturnal ..... see more

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Nightmare Disorder Index: Development and Initial Validation in a Sample of Nurses

AbstractStudy Objectives. Nurses are a group at high risk for nightmares, yet little is known about the rate of nightmare disorder and associated psychosocial f see more

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Sleep Deprivation and Neurological Disorders

Sleep plays an important role in maintaining neuronal circuitry, signalling and helps maintain overall health and wellbeing. Sleep deprivation (SD) disturbs the circadian physiology and exerts a negative impact on ..... see more

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The association between emotional dysregulation and REM sleep features in insomnia disorder.

Rapid Eye Movement (REM) sleep is involved in nightly emotional processing; therefore, its disruption might be associated with an impaired ability of emotional regulation during daytime. Accordingly, the aim of ..... see more

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Association between sleep structure and amnesic mild cognitive impairment in patients with insomnia disorder: a case-control study

To examine the association between sleep structure and amnesic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) in patients with insomnia disorder. A total of 256 patients with insomnia disorder were diagnosed by neurologists, ..... see more

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Automatic analysis of single-channel sleep EEG in a large spectrum of sleep disorders

To assess the performance of the single channel automatic sleep stage scoring (AS) software ASEEGA in adult patients suffering from various sleep disorders. Sleep recordings of 95 patients (38 women, ..... see more

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Assessment of sleep quality in spouses of patients with restless legs syndrome; Are they also restless at night?

The aim of this study was to investigate the sleep quality of spouses of patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS). Total 49 spouses of patients with RLS (Group 1) and ..... see more

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Enhanced Vigilance Stability during Daytime in Insomnia Disorder

Your access to the NCBI website at www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov has been temporarily blocked due to a possible misuse/abuse situation involving your site. This is not an indication of a security issue ..... see more

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The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Functional Recovery and Participation Following Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Your access to the NCBI website at www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov has been temporarily blocked due to a possible misuse/abuse situation involving your site. This is not an indication of a security issue ..... see more

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Assessment of sleep quality in spouses of patients with restless legs syndrome; Are they also restless at night?

The aim of this study was to investigate the sleep quality of spouses of patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS). Total 49 spouses of patients with RLS (Group 1) and ..... see more

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ADD and Insomnia in Male Patient

A male patient, 30, came into the clinic complaining of being unable to fall asleep. He did not have a ..... see more

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  • from Doctor Unite 3 months 3 weeks
    No sleep medication as the cause is stimulant induced insomnia. Moreover, the prevalence of physical sleep disorders in ADD/ADHD are very high, particularly OSA/UARS or RLS/PLMD. The patient Show More
  • from Doctor Unite 3 months 3 weeks
    I would consider extending your day with more work that benefits you to just tire yourself. eventually, you will get tired or use up those stimulants.... Most of the time Show More