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What is an arousal and how should it be quantified?

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Pathologically severe daytime sleepiness is one of the main symptoms seen in a respiratory sleep clinic and is due to repeated arousal from sleep. Which types of arousal are most important in causing this is uncertain and most studies have only found loose relationships between indices of arousal frequency and the severity of the ensuing daytime sleepiness. Recent attempts to improve these disappointing correlations have concentrated on detecting more minor arousal events through the use of n...

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Journal:
Sleep medicine reviews More from this journal
Volume:
1
Issue:
2
Pages:
87-95
Publication date:
1997-12-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-2955
ISSN:
1087-0792
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:15373
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uuid:67939cdb-2dc1-4d8b-8f59-dd35366624cc
Local pid:
pubs:15373
Source identifiers:
15373
Deposit date:
2013-02-20

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