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Sleep, REM

Known as: Fast-Wave Sleep, Sleep, Paradoxical, dreams sleep 
One of the five stages of sleep. During rapid eye movement sleep, the eyes move rapidly while closed and dreams occur. Rapid eye movement sleep is… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
IMPORTANCE Parkinson disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disease worldwide. Although no available therapies alter… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The neural underpinnings of sleep involve interactions between sleep-promoting areas such as the anterior hypothalamus, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Sleep facilitates memory consolidation. A widely held model assumes that this is because newly encoded memories undergo covert… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
When we fall asleep, consciousness fades yet the brain remains active. Why is this so? To investigate whether changes in cortical… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Recent studies indicated a selective activation during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep of the amygdala known to play a decisive… Expand
Review
1992
Review
1992
We reviewed the literature on sleep in psychiatric disorders and evaluated the data by meta-analysis, a statistical method… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
We propose that the function of dream sleep (more properly rapid-eye movement or REM sleep) is to remove certain undesirable… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Spontaneous discharge of norepinephrine-containing locus coeruleus (NE- LC) neurons was examined during the sleep-walking cycle… Expand
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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… Expand
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
The electroencephalographic records from 43 subjects who slept for four consecutive nights in a laboratory environment were… Expand