Measuring the ability to stay awake: role of motivation


The measurement of daytime sleepiness and alertness is based upon the concepts of physiologic and manifest sleepiness [1]. Physiologic sleepiness is the tendency to fall asleep in the absence of alerting factors and is measured by the multiple sleep latency test (MSLT). Manifest sleepiness changes on a moment-to-moment basis and is determined by factors… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11325-006-0071-0


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@article{Rowley2006MeasuringTA, title={Measuring the ability to stay awake: role of motivation}, author={James Rowley}, journal={Sleep and Breathing}, year={2006}, volume={10}, pages={171-172} }