Actigraphy

The measurement and recording of MOTOR ACTIVITY to assess rest/activity cycles.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVES We validated actigraphy for detecting sleep and wakefulness versus polysomnography (PSG). DESIGN Actigraphy and… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Activity-based sleep-wake monitoring or actigraphy has gained a central role as a sleep assessment tool in sleep medicine. It is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES To describe sleep-wake patterns in kindergarten children by measures derived from questionnaire, diary, and actigraphy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Actigraphy is increasingly used in sleep research and the clinical care of patients with sleep and circadian rhythm… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
STUDY OBJECTIVES To evaluate the ability of actigraphy compared to polysomnography (PSG) to detect wakefulness in subjects… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
STUDY OBJECTIVE Actigraphy, a method of inferring sleep from the presence or absence of wrist movement, has been well validated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
STUDY OBJECTIVES Actigraphy is generally compared to polysomnography (PSG), which has been considered the gold standard for sleep… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
During the last decade actigraphy (activity-based monitoring) has become an essential tool in sleep research and sleep medicine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
STUDY OBJECTIVES Because sleep and wakefulness differ from each other by the amount of body movement, it has been claimed that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
To assess the use of actigraphy in evaluating insomnia, 36 patients with a serious complaint of insomnia slept 3 nights each in… (More)
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