NREM sleep


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NREM sleep

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Noun1.NREM sleep - a recurring sleep state during which rapid eye movements do not occur and dreaming does not occur; accounts for about 75% of normal sleep time
sleep, slumber - a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended; "he didn't get enough sleep last night"; "calm as a child in dreamless slumber"
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Recordings were scored visually every 4 s with Spike2 software (version 7.01; Cambridge Electronic Design) as AW, quiet wakefulness (QW), NREM sleep, and REM sleep.
NREM sleep: During NREM sleep, the long-range brain waves of deep sleep move memory packets of recent experiences from a short-term, more fragile storage area to a safer long-term storage site.
CAP analysis has been performed by detection of electrocortical events with regular intervals in a range of seconds during NREM sleep (6).
A normal "night" for an infant consists of six to eight sleep cycles where they will go from wake to NREM sleep, the REM/dream sleep, and then have a brief arousal.
The studies on polysomnography have shown to increase the NREM sleep and Stage 2 sleep percentage while a decrease in REM sleep percentage was noted.
And it can help you spend more time in REM and NREM sleep. Unlike pharmaceutical sleep aids, it won't make you dependent on it.
We further explored the difference in minimum SaO[sub]2 between REM and NREM sleep. We found that PD patients with RBD had higher minimum SaO[sub]2 during REM sleep that those without RBD (90.38 [+ or -] 6.78% vs.
During NREM sleep, things that have been learned during the day get processed to help form memories.
Gender differences in upper airway compliance during NREM sleep: role of neck circumference.
However, during NREM sleep stage in men with OSA, the UA was found to be more collapsible thus with greater tendency to OSA.
As in each electrophysiological variable, averages were obtained every five seconds, a time series was created with 24 values, 12 of which corresponded to wakefulness (W1-W12) and 12 to S1 of NREM sleep (N1-N12).
Clozapine [7] improves SE and increases stage 2 NREM sleep, while risperidone [6] increases SWS also.