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High cardiac vagal control is related to better subjective and objective sleep quality
Cardiac vagal control (CVC) has been linked to both physical and mental health. One critical aspect of health, that has not received much attention, is sleep. We hypothesized that adults with higherExpand
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Pre- to postsleep change in psychophysiological reactivity to emotional films: Late-night REM sleep is associated with attenuated emotional processing.
Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep has been postulated to facilitate emotional processing of negative stimuli. However, empirical evidence is mixed and primarily based on self-report data andExpand
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TENS compared to opioids in postoperative analgesic therapy after major spinal surgery with regard to cognitive function.
BACKGROUND Long-term use of opioids causes cognitive decline. Transcutaneous nerve stimulation (TENS) applied preincisionally and postoperatively reduces postoperative opioid requirement and providesExpand
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Cardiac Vagal Control and Depressive Symptoms: The Moderating Role of Sleep Quality
Lower cardiac vagal control (CVC) has been linked to greater depression. However, this link has not been consistently demonstrated, suggesting the presence of key moderators. Sleep plausibly is oneExpand
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The German version of the Fear of Sleep Inventory - Short Form: A psychometric study
Abstract Introduction Fear of sleep is proposed to contribute to pathogenic processes underlying trauma-related sleep disturbances. The Fear of Sleep Inventory (FOSI) and its short form (FOSI-SF)Expand
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