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Unformatted text preview: Disorders of Slow Wave Sleep 1. Enuresis bed wetting 2. Sleep Talking 3. Sleep Walking a. Could you kill someone while sleepwalking? b. Case of Scott Falater: Sleep walking + sleep deprivation + stress violence 4. Sleep Eating dog food, cigarette butts, watchesss 5. Sleep Sex 6. Night terror (amnesia) (not nightmares which occur during stage 1 REM) a. Caused by a momentary asousal while coming out of deep sleep b. 40 million Americans have at least one disorder 7. Narcolepsy a. Excessive daytime sleepiness i. Sleep of falling asleep (sleep latency) ii. MSLT (Mutiple Sleep Latency Test) b. Cataplexy i. Brief episode of muscular weakness and/or paralyzed ii. When attack is over, subject is completely normal iii. Caused by heightened emotion iv. Goes immediately from awake to REM sleep 8....
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