Somnambulism

Known as: sleepwalk, Wandering, Nocturnal, Sleepwalking 
A parasomnia characterized by a partial arousal that occurs during stage IV of non-REM sleep. Affected individuals exhibit semipurposeful behaviors… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Reduced physical activity is an important feature of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Various activity monitors are… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Muscles actuate walking by providing vertical support and forward progression of the mass center. To quantify muscle… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Many patients with assumed idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) may actually represent an early clinical manifestation of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Many patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD) undergoing dialysis therapy suffer from sleep disturbances. The aim… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Physical inactivity propagates disability after stroke through physical deconditioning and learned nonuse… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) often experience freezing of gait, a debilitating phenomenon during which the subject… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of practice paradigms that varied treadmill speed during step training with body weight… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Physically active women have lower coronary heart disease (CHD) rates than inactive women. However, whether the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
 Trunk and head movements were characterized over a wide range of walking speeds to determine the relationship between stride… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We developed the Falls Efficacy Scale (FES), an instrument to measure fear of falling, based on the operational definition of… (More)
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