Video demonstrates sleep terror in an adult woman. She screams suddenly, beginning from slow-wave non-REM sleep. The video segment after the event illustrates conversation with the technologist in which the patient recalls being awakened, but has little recollection for the event, and returns to baseline fairly quickly.
Rama Maganti, MD
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology. 19(1, Sleep Disorders):104-131, February 2013