Experimental sleep fragmentation.

  title={Experimental sleep fragmentation.},
  author={Timothy A. Roehrs and Lori Merlotti and Nancie Petrucelli and Edward J. Stepanski and Thomas Roth},
  volume={17 5},
Thirty-six healthy young men and women (age range 21-35 years) were studied in an experimental model of sleep fragmentation. On 2 nights sleep was disrupted by presenting tones to produce brief electroencephalogram (EEG) arousals (without shortening sleep time) and daytime function was assessed the following day with the Multiple Sleep Latency Test and a divided attention performance test. The fragmentation of sleep produced significant disruption of nocturnal sleep and reduced daytime… CONTINUE READING

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