56. REM Sleep Behavior Disorder and REM-Related Parasomnias

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Maja Tippmann-Peikert,
  2. Timothy I. Morgenthaler,
  3. Bradley F. Boeve and
  4. Michael H. Silber

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch56

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Tippmann-Peikert, M., Morgenthaler, T. I., Boeve, B. F. and Silber, M. H. (2005) REM Sleep Behavior Disorder and REM-Related Parasomnias, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch56

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD);
  • REM sleep parasomnias;
  • sleep paralysis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder

  • Other REM Sleep Parasomnias

  • References