Accession Number:

AD1083342

Title:

Features of Nightmare During In-Lab Video Polysomnography

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

59 MDW San Antonio United States

Report Date:

2019-06-08

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Nightmares are characterized as repeated dysphoric dreams with awakening from sleep causing significant distress and impairment. Nightmares are rarely captured in the sleep lab and previous literature highlights subjective nightmare characteristics. The purpose of this study is to attempt characterizing nightmares and sleep in patients reporting a nightmare during in-lab video polysomnography PSG.The primary outcome is to reveal prevalence of nightmare during PSG study. The secondary outcome is to provide objective data in characterizing nightmare.

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Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE