Scoring just REM/NREM....

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Scoring just REM/NREM....

Postby MrBig » Thu Jul 10, 2014 9:39 pm

Should scoring simply include WAKE, NREM, and REM? Not N1, N2, and N3? If not, why?
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Re: Scoring just REM/NREM....

Postby zack » Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:05 pm

because you're freaking me out, thats why
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Re: Scoring just REM/NREM....

Postby somnonaut » Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:41 pm

20 years ago I invented and published on a single channel EEG based analysis (z-Ratio) that could determine Lite Sleep, Deep Sleep and Wake with no problem.
www.sleep-wake.com/z-bib.pdf

The ability to do away with staging has been in our possession for over 2 decades.

With 3 electrodes I can give you an EEG channel to derive z-ratio, EMG and EOG for REM, so that would give us Wake, Lite sleep (1&2), REM and DEEP sleep (3) in 1 second increments.
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Re: Scoring just REM/NREM....

Postby stars » Fri Jul 11, 2014 1:13 am

Same way I ask myself
Why need apnea hypopnea or partial or
central apnea or hypopnea or rera
Event just event obstructive or not obstructive
for central
Treatment same
Any opinion
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