By James D. Geyer MD, Paul R. Carney MD, Troy Payne MD
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EEG: Rhythmic moderate to high amplitude 4- to 5-Hz activity, referred to as hypnagogic hypersynchrony (*), is a prominent feature of drowsy wakefulness and stage N1 sleep between the ages of 6 months and 6 years. It becomes less prominent during late childhood and adolescence. Near the end of the epoch, a K complex (∧) indicates the transition to stage N2 sleep. indd 29 8/6/2009 8:07:18 PM 30 CHAPTER 2 * * ^ FIGURE 2-13 Polysomnogram: Standard montage; 30-second page. Clinical: 55-year-old man.
Clinical: 24-year-old man. Staging: Stage N2 sleep with sleep spindles and K complexes. Some spindles (*) are better represented in temporal derivations than in other derivations. indd 41 8/6/2009 8:07:26 PM 42 CHAPTER 2 * FIGURE 2-25 Polysomnogram: CPAP montage; 30-second page. Clinical: 67-year-old man. Staging: Stage N2 sleep with K complexes and sleep spindles. The presence of delta waves (*) presages the transition to stage N3 sleep. indd 42 8/6/2009 8:07:27 PM STAGING * 43 ^ FIGURE 2-26 Polysomnogram: Expanded EEG montage with CO2 monitoring; 30-second page.
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Atlas of Polysomnography by James D. Geyer MD, Paul R. Carney MD, Troy Payne MD