Book 2013

Dynamic Structure of NREM Sleep


ISBN: 978-1-4471-4332-1 (Print) 978-1-4471-4333-8 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-6

    Development of the Concept of Sleep-Wake-Promoting Systems in the Brainstem and Hypothalamus

  3. Chapter

    Pages 7-11

    Dynamic NREM Sleep Regulation Models

  4. Chapter

    Pages 13-29

    Recognition of Spontaneous and Evoked Arousal- and Sleep-Like (Antiarousal) Phasic Events

  5. Chapter

    Pages 31-43

    The Cyclic Structure of Sleep: Relationship Between the Macrostructural Slopes of Cycles and Microstructural Dynamics

  6. Chapter

    Pages 45-53

    Changing Views of NREM Sleep Homeostatic Regulation

  7. Chapter

    Pages 55-71

    Homeostatic Features of the CAP System and the Physiological Mechanism of Reactive Slow Wave Activity

  8. Chapter

    Pages 73-101

    Slow Wave Activity as Substrate of Homeostatic Regulation

  9. Chapter

    Pages 103-110

    The Need of Slow Wave Activity and Cognitive Functions

  10. Chapter

    Pages 111-114


  11. Back Matter

    Pages 115-118