Nightmares

Known as: Nightmare, terrifying dreams 
A disturbing dream that occurs during rapid eye movement sleep and results in feelings of strong terror, fear, distress, or anxiety.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
STUDY OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to investigate whether insomnia symptoms and nightmares are related to suicidal… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Nightmares are a prevalent parasomnia associated with a range of psychiatric conditions and pathological symptoms. Current… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Prazosin is a centrally active alpha(1) adrenergic antagonist. The authors' goal was to evaluate prazosin efficacy for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY OBJECTIVES The relationship between nightmare prevalence, nightmare distress, and self-reported psychological disturbance… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Chronic nightmares occur frequently in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) but are not usually a primary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
STUDY OBJECTIVES To examine the relationship between the frequency of nightmares and the risk of suicide. DESIGN AND SETTING A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study, for the first time, distinguishes between nightmares and bad dreams, measures the frequency of each using dream logs… (More)
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1995
1995
Fifty-eight chronic nightmare sufferers were randomly assigned to two groups: treatment (n = 39) and wait-list control (n = 19… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
In this study the chronic traumatic nightmares of men who had been in combat were found to differ from the lifelong nightmares of… (More)
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Review
1968
Review
1968
In summary, the classical sleep disorders of nocturnal enuresis, somnambulism, the nightmare, and the sleep terror occur… (More)
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