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EEG Sleep Stages

EEG Sleep Stages

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Published by: Abdul Hamid Alraiyes on Jul 08, 2010
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EEG Sleep Stages

Abdul Alraiyes MD

Ascending arousal system

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

EEG awake

Blinking eyes

EEG awake

Slow eye movements

EEG awake

Closed eyes with alpha frequency in the posterior channels

VLPO

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

VLPO

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

Sleep stage 1

Generalized slowing of all EEG channels

Sleep stage 1

Vertex wave in stage 1 sleep

Sleep Spindles

Thalamic-cortical activity

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

K complex

Stimulating arousal

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

Sleep stage 2

Sleep spindles

Sleep stage 2

K complex

Sleep Stage 3

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

Sleep stage 3

Slow wave sleep “Delta wave”

Sleep REM Stage

Adapted from Saper 2005, pg 1258 [99].

Sleep REM Stage

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