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Epilepsy and Sleep

Physiological and Clinical Relationships

  • 249 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Academic Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Sleep & dreams,
  • Neuroscience,
  • Epilepsy,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Sleep Disorders,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Medical / Neuroscience,
  • Medical-Neurology - General,
  • Medical-Psychiatry - General,
  • Sleep

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDudley S. Dinner (Editor), Hans O. Luders (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9281163M
    ISBN 100122167708
    ISBN 109780122167706

      Epilepsy and seizures during sleep For some people, sleep is disturbed not by dreams but by seizures. You can have a seizure with any form of Author: Susan York Morris. A modification of sleep architecture is found in patients with TLE and ETL epilepsy both during nights without seizures and more severely in nights with seizures 6, 7, 8. In fact several authors have proposed that there may be sleep disorder intrinsic to the temporal lobe epilepsy itself 9, Author: Michele Sammaritano.

    Can sleep deprivation trigger a seizure? Yes, it can. Seizures are very sensitive to sleep patterns. Some people have their first and only seizures after an "all-nighter" at college or after not sleeping well for long periods. If you have epilepsy, lack of "good sleep" makes most people more likely to have seizures. It can even increase the intensity and length of seizures. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Epilepsy is a general term for the tendency to have seizures. Epilepsy is usually diagnosed only after a person has had more than one seizure.. When identifiable, the causes of epilepsy usually Missing: Sleep book. Epilepsy, Sleep, and Neurophysiology; Our Providers; Our Providers. Irene Abella, NP-C, MSN Book an appointment with Abella, or learn more about her by watching her DukeHealth promotional video. Kelly Blessing, FNP Book an appointment with Blessing.


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The book, Epilepsy and Sleep is a ground-breaking, comprehensive source for exploring this correlation and is especially timely because of the considerable growth in Epilepsy and Sleep book understanding of the physiology underlying both sleep and epilepsy.

An insightful reference, it presents many of the complex physiologic mechanisms underlying epilepsy--sleep interaction and highlights sleeping disorder symptoms that may be related to epilepsy.5/5(1).

The book, Epilepsy and Sleep is a ground-breaking, comprehensive source for exploring this correlation and is especially timely because of the considerable growth in the understanding of the physiology underlying both sleep and epilepsy.

An insightful reference, it presents many of the complex physiologic mechanisms underlying epilepsy--sleep interaction and highlights sleeping disorder symptoms that may be related to epilepsy.

Comprehensive and up-to-date, complete with illustrations, case studies and a resource list, Epilepsy and Seizures is your guide to managing a complex and often frustrating disorder. "A complete and very well written book covering the topics of interest to persons with epilepsy and their families." Thomas R.

Browne, MDCited by: 1. The book, Epilepsy and Sleep is a ground-breaking, comprehensive source for exploring this correlation and is especially timely because of the considerable growth in the understanding of the physiology underlying both sleep and epilepsy.

An insightful reference, it presents many of the complex physiologic mechanisms underlying epilepsy—sleep interaction and highlights sleeping disorder symptoms that may be related to epilepsy. Book Description Sleep and epilepsy are common bedfellows, as a series of epileptic fits can occur during the state of sleep with slow electroencephalogram waves/5(2).

The Epilepsy Book: A Companion for Patients: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment Thalia Valeta. out of 5 stars 3. Kindle Edition. A good Epilepsy and Sleep book sleep is essential for keeping our minds and bodies strong.

Explore Audible's collection of free sleep and relaxation audio : Paperback. The most common sleep problems affecting individuals with epilepsy include nocturnal seizures and insomnia, sleep deprivation and daytime fatigue, and sleep apnea.

Nocturnal seizures and insomnia. Some people experience seizures only during sleep, known as nocturnal seizures. How are sleep and epilepsy connected. We all know that we think more clearly, react more quickly, and generally perform better after a good night's sleep. And while a good night’s sleep plays a key role in the overall well-being and health of all people it is even more vital in people with epilepsy.

One reason why is because a lack of sleep or poor quality of sleep can in turn. Epilepsy with sleep disturbance or sleep disorders People with epilepsy have a higher chance of also having disturbed sleep or a ‘sleep disorder' than people who don't have epilepsy.

Sleep disorders include obstructive sleep apnoea, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy and night terrors. Neuronal Substrates of Sleep and Epilepsy book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Conventional wisdom assumes that sleep is a rest 4/5. The book, Epilepsy and Sleep is a ground-breaking, comprehensive source for exploring this correlation and is especially timely because of the considerable growth in the understanding of the physiology underlying both sleep and epilepsy.

Books on Epilepsy There has been a steady increase in the number of books published that are relevant to epilepsy that members of the League will likely find useful for their practice or research.

However, keeping up with the books that are available is no easy task. The Comorbidities of Epilepsy offers an up-to-date, comprehensive overview of all comorbidities of epilepsy (somatic, neurological and behavioral), by international authorities in the field of clinical epileptology, with an emphasis on epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and management.

This book includes also a critical appraisal of the. The relationship between epilepsy and sleep is complex and has been the subject of study since the late s after correlation between sleep and seizures was documented.

The process of sleep can activate seizure activity; the brain is, contrary to popular thinking, very active during sleep, when major electrical and hormonal activity takes place. People with epilepsy may have an irregular sleep pattern, as seizures at any time of the night can disrupt sleep and seizures during the day can affect the next night’s sleep.

For some people the effects of having a seizure can upset their sleep pattern for several days afterwards. Sleepiness is common in the general population, and even more common among people with epilepsy, but sleep disorders are frequently missed. Sleep disorders are medical conditions that cause specific problems with sleep.

Examples of different sleep disorders are obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy, insufficient sleep syndrome, periodic limb movements. In Sleep, Epilepsies and Cognitive Impairment, the authors look back from the bedside to the brain function underlying clinical symptoms and reveal mechanisms explored by contemporary neuroimaging and signal analysis in the overlapping fields of sleep and epilepsy.

This book will help the reader to see epilepsy from a new viewpoint. Discover the best Epilepsy in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

Things like strobe lights in night clubs can trigger epileptic seizures in some people. And sometimes people who don’t have epilepsy might have a seizure in certain circumstances, for instance due to a lack of sleep, a lack of oxygen, poisoning, alcohol or –.

Epilepsy and sleep are related in several ways. Sleep and sleep deprivation are probably the most important modulators of seizure generation, and many seizure types only (or mainly) start from sleep.

An older study by Gibbs reported that 82% of spikes occurred in sleep and only 36% during wakefulness. 32 In another study, 57% of patients had more interictal discharges during sleep.

33 About one third of patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy may have epileptiform discharges only in sleep. 30 Interictal discharges are most prevalent Cited by: Sleep and epilepsy affect each other in complicated ways.

Understanding the ways that each influences the other can be important for patient care. Research is making the relationship clearer: Effects of sleep on interictal epileptiform activity: Sleep particularly deep non-REM sleep increases interictal epileptiform activity. Effects of sleep and sleep deprivation on the.Association of Sleep with Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy Becoming Comfortable with "My" Epilepsy: Strategies that Patients Use in the Journey from Diagnosis to Acceptance and Disclosure Bursts of High-frequency Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS), Together with Lorazepam, Suppress Seizures in a Rat Kainate Status.