Sleepwalking, also known as somnambulism or noctambulism, is a sleep
disorder belonging to ..... Because sleepwalking can result in violent behavior,
criminal courts sometimes deal with cases involv...
Mar 8, 2013 ... FRIDAY, March 8 (HealthDay News) -- Adults don't always outgrow sleepwalking,
and among those who don't, 58 percent may become violent ...
Aug 1, 2007 ... Violent behaviors were associated with provocation or close proximity in 40-90
percent of sleepwalking cases. The provocation was often quite ...
Jun 14, 2012 ... Last month, psychiatrists at Stanford University announced that sleepwalking is
on the rise. More than 8.4 million adult Americans—3.6 percent ...
Nov 30, 2000 ... Night terrors, also associated with sleepwalking, are episodes of confused
arousal in which people experience extreme fright and violence.
Mar 1, 2013 ... A new study found that adult sleepwalking is a potentially serious condition that
may induce violent behaviors and affect health-related quality ...
Sleepwalking Violence: A Sleep Disorder, a Legal Dilemma, and a Psychological
Challenge. Rosalind Cartwright, Ph.D. Published online: July 01, 2004 ...
Mar 8, 2013 ... "Daytime sleepiness is a frequent problem in adults affected with sleepwalking,"
said study author Dr. Yves Dauvilliers, director of the sleep lab ...
Mar 12, 2015 ... The "violent sleepwalking" defense worked for a man who strangled his 4-year-
old and tried to kill his other two children.
Dec 1, 2010 ... Violent behaviour and injury in arousal disorders is 1.6–2.8 times more ...
Dreamlike mentation associated with episodes of sleepwalking or ...