Cyclic alternating pattern analysis in REM sleep behavior disorder

KUTLU A., Iseri P., Selekler M., Benbir G. , Karadeniz D.

SLEEP AND BREATHING, vol.17, no.1, pp.209-215, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11325-012-0675-5
  • Title of Journal : SLEEP AND BREATHING
  • Page Numbers: pp.209-215


Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is a type of REM parasomnia characterized by complex motor activity during REM sleep. In this study, cyclic alternating pattern (CAP) in patients with idiopathic RBD was analyzed to evaluate the expression of arousal instability of NREM sleep.