Human Sleep and Cognition

Basic Research

Edited by

  • Gerard Kerkhof, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Hans Van Dongen, Washington State University Spokane, USA

Audience

Neuroscientists, psychologists, neurologists

 

Book information

  • Published: November 2010
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-53702-7


Table of Contents

Basic aspects of sleep and cognition

1.     Cognitive neuroscience of sleep - Gina R. Poe, Christine M. Walsh, Theresa E. Bjorness

2.     Measurement of sleep - Bob Kemp

3.     Measurement of cognition in studies of sleep deprivation - Paul Whitney, John M. Hinson

4.     Sleep, memory and emotion - Matthew P. Walker

5. How treatment affects cognitive deficits in patients with sleep disorders: Methodological issues and results - Stephany Fulda, Hartmut Schulz

Sleep manipulation and impact on cognition

6.     Sleep deprivation, chronic sleep restriction and sleep disruption - Amy C. Reynolds, Siobhan Banks

7.     Effects of sleep deprivation on cognition - William D.S. Killgore

8.     Circadian rhythms and cognition - Jim Waterhouse

9.     The effects of napping on cognitive functioning - Nicole Lovato, Leon Lack

Developmental aspects of sleep and cognition

10.     Sleep, intelligence and cognition in a developmental context: differentiation between traits and state-dependent aspects. Anja Geiger, Peter Achermann, Oskar G. Jenni

11.  Do sleep complaints contribute to age-related cognitive decline? Ellemarije Altena, Jennifer R. Ramautar, Ysbrand D. Van Der Werf, Eus J.W. Van Someren