Sleep 2017

Case Report: Sleep Disorder Treatment Linked to Serious Skin Rash

Case Report: Sleep Disorder Treatment Linked to Serious Skin Rash

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The patient presented with daytime sleepiness persisting since childhood even with 9 hours of sleep

Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder May Improve Sleep Quality

Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder May Improve Sleep Quality

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Patients receiving buprenorphine maintenance therapy for their opioid use disorder may have impaired sleep, although they report improvements in both quality and duration of sleep.

In Schizophrenia, Sleep-Dependent Memory Consolidation Not Helped By Eszopiclone

In Schizophrenia, Sleep-Dependent Memory Consolidation Not Helped By Eszopiclone

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Interventions to improve memory in schizophrenia might need to both increase spindle density as well as boost their coordination with NREM oscillations.

Sodium Oxybate May Be Effective for Cataplexy in Pediatric Patients With Narcolepsy

Sodium Oxybate May Be Effective for Cataplexy in Pediatric Patients With Narcolepsy

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The US Food and Drug Administration requested that sodium oxybate be studied in pediatric patients.

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity Not Associated With Hematocrit Level, Erythrocytosis

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity Not Associated With Hematocrit Level, Erythrocytosis

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Hematocrit levels and presence of erythrocytosis were associated with awake and nocturnal hypoxemia, according to the study.

Short Sleep Duration Linked to Increased Risk for CVD and Stroke Mortality

Short Sleep Duration Linked to Increased Risk for CVD and Stroke Mortality

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Shorter sleep duration may increase mortality risks associated with both cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease.

Mortality Evaluation of PAP for Sleep Apnea and Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Evaluation of PAP for Sleep Apnea and Pulmonary Embolism

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The clinical impact of positive airway pressure in patients with pulmonary embolism is not well known.

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