Tag: "actigraphy" at medical news
M. D. Anderson announces collaboration with India's largest yoga research institution
...objective measures of sleep quality as measured by actigraphy
(sleep restfulness) and in a sleep laboratory compared to patients participating in an educational support group that includes learning relaxation skills. "The ancient Eastern practice of regulated breathing, gentle movement and meditation has long b...
New study shows people sleep even less than they think
...ombine sleep diaries with a technique called wrist actigraphy
that uses a motion sensor -- worn like a watch -- to measure not just when people go to bed but when they fall asleep. Participants wore the device in the home for three days and nights. They also kept a log of their hours in bed. Using the Acti...
Actigraphy is a useful way to assess and manage sleep disorders
...ally, there is some evidence to support the use of actigraphy
in the evaluation of patients suspected of jet lag.... Further, when polysomnography is not available, actigraphy
is indicated to estimate total sleep time in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. In patients ...