Sleep instability and cognitive status in drug-resistant epilepsies
Sleep Medicine, 05/01/2012Pereira AM et al.
Children with drug–resistant epilepsy have a greater incidence of sleep problems regarding qualitative aspects, macrostructure, and CAP. The decrease of CAP rate and of A1, mainly during slow wave sleep (associated to REM sleep reduction), might represent a sleep microstructural pattern of intellectual disability.
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