Night Terrors

Known as: Sleep Terror Disorder, Terrors, Sleep, Night terror disorder 
A disorder characterized by incomplete arousals from sleep associated with behavior suggesting extreme fright. This condition primarily affects… (More)

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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the clinical presentation and polysomnography of prepubertal children with repetitive sleep terrors and… (More)
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2002
2002
STUDY OBJECTIVES The aim of the study was to determine the role of respiratory events, assessed by means of esophageal pressure… (More)
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2001
2001
The enduring and contentious hypothesis that sleepwalking and night terrors are symptomatic of a protective dissociative… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Arousal parasomnias (night terrors, sleepwalking, and confusional arousals) have seldom been investigated in the adult… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To assess the efficacy, dose stability, safety, and abuse potential of long-term, nightly benzodiazepine treatment of… (More)
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1995
1995
Parasomnias are generally described as disorders of arousal that arise out of stage 3 and 4 nonrapid eye movement (NREM) sleep… (More)
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1994
1994
A patient with a 30-year history of somnambulism and night terrors is described. The use of a home ambulatory sleep… (More)
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1983
1983
Two cases of severe night terrors with sleepwalking in adults are described. In one of these, an episode resulted in three deaths… (More)
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1980
1980
The families of 25 probands with sleepwalking and 27 probands with night terrors were studied. Eighty per cent of the… (More)
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1980
1980
The development and clinical course of night terrors and the personality patterns of patients with this disorder were evaluated… (More)
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