Clinical response to sleep deprivation and auditory-evoked potentials--preliminary results.

@article{Danos1994ClinicalRT,
  title={Clinical response to sleep deprivation and auditory-evoked potentials--preliminary results.},
  author={Peter Danos and Siegfried Kasper and H P Scholl and Javaid Kaiser and Stephan Ruhrmann and G H{\"o}flich and H. J. M{\"o}ller},
  journal={Pharmacopsychiatry},
  year={1994},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={70-1}
}
The biological substrate of the antidepressant effect of total sleep deprivation (TSD) has not yet been elucidated. Furthermore, electrophysiological predictors for the response to TSD have not been studied extensively. The aim of present study was to examine the changes in acoustically evoked potentials (N1, P2, N2, P300) after a night of sleep deprivation and to analyze differences between responders and nonresponders. 17 depressive inpatients were studied. The most prominent changes in… CONTINUE READING