Cortex 2022 04 9;149:165-172. Epub 2022 Feb 9.
Department of Neurology, University Hospital and University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Sleep & Health Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Swiss Epilepsy Clinic, Klinik Lengg, Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:
Recent behavioral evidence from a virtual reality (VR) study indicates that awake sleepwalkers show dissociation of motor control and motor awareness. This dissociation resembles the nocturnal disintegration of motor awareness and movement during episodes of sleepwalking. Here, we set out to examine the neural underpinnings of altered motor awareness in sleepwalkers by measuring EEG modulation during redirected walking in VR. Read More