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WHAT DOES MSLT REFER TO?
MULTIPLE SLEEP LATENCY TEST
HOW MANY NAPS ARE USUALLY PERFORMED DURING THE MSLT?
4-5 NAPS THROUGHOUT THE DAY
WHEN DOES THE 1ST NAP BEGIN ONCE THE MSLT HAS STARTED?
1.5-3 HOURS AFTER THE NOCTURNAL RECORDING
AFTER SLEEP ONSET OCCURS, WHEN IS THE NAP TERMINATED?
15 MINUTES FROM THE 1ST EPOCH OF SLEEP
IF THERE IS NO SLEEP NOTED WEHN IS THE NAP TERMINATED?
20 MINUTES FROM THE TIME OF LIGHTS OUT
SLEEP LATENCY IS DEFINED AS
THE AMOUNT OF TIME ELAPSED FROM LIGHTS OUT TO THE 1ST EPOCH OF SLEEP
REM LATENCY IS DEFINED AS
THE AMOUNT OF TIME ELAPSED FROM THE 1ST EPOCH OF SLEEP TO THE 1ST EPOCH OF REM
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF PERFORMING THE MSLT
TO ASSES & DIAGNOSE DISEASES OF EXCESSIVE SOMNOLENCE AND TO EVALUATE DAYTIME SLEEPINESS
DO THE NAPS OCCUR EVERY 2 HOURS FROM THE TIME THE PREVIOUS NAP ENDED OR EVERY 2 HOURS ON THE HOUR OR HALF-HOUR?
EVERY 2 HOURS ON THE HOUR OR HALF-HOUR
HOW LONG BEFORE A NAP BEGINS SHOULD THE SUBJECT CEASE SMOKING?
30 MINUTES
WHAT EPOCH SIZE IS BEST FOR RECORDING THE MSLT
30 SECOND EPOCHS
A MEAN SLEEP LATENCY OF < 5 MINUTES DURING THE MSLT INDICATES WHAT?
PATHOLOGICAL SLEEPINESS
A NORMAL MEAN SLEEP LATENCY IS HOW MANY MINUTES?
10-20 MINUTES
HOW MANY NAPS MUST HAVE UNEQUIVOCAL PERIODS OF REM TO ARRIVE AT A DIAGNOSIS OF NARCOLEPSY?
2 NAPS
WHAT IS THE NARCOLEPTIC TETRAD?
EXCESSIVE DAYTIME SLEEPINESS, HYPNOGOGNIC HALLUCINATIONS, SLEEP PARALYSIS, CATAPLEXY