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The significance of the sympathetic nervous system in the pathophysiology of periodic leg movements in sleep

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Hess, Christian W
Mathis, Johannes
Published in Sleep. 2007, vol. 30, no. 6, p. 755-66
Abstract STUDY OBJECTIVES: Periodic leg movements in sleep (PLMS) are frequently accompanied by arousals and autonomic activation, but the pathophysiologic significance of these manifestations is unclear.
Keywords ElectroencephalographyElectromyographyFemaleHeart Rate/physiologyHumansMaleMiddle AgedMuscleSkeletal/physiopathologyNocturnal Myoclonus Syndrome/diagnosis/physiopathologyPolysomnographySeverity of Illness IndexSympathetic Nervous System/physiopathologyPeriodic limb movementsHeart rate variabilityElectroencephalogramSympathetic nervous systemWavelet transform
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GUGGISBERG, Adrian, HESS, Christian W, MATHIS, Johannes. The significance of the sympathetic nervous system in the pathophysiology of periodic leg movements in sleep. In: Sleep, 2007, vol. 30, n° 6, p. 755-66. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:84751

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