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Table 2 Self reported sleep measures of all study nights collected by SF-A questionnaire for nightmare sufferers (NM) and healthy controls (HC)

From: Nightmares affect the experience of sleep quality but not sleep architecture: an ambulatory polysomnographic study

Measure Night 1 Night 2 Night 3
NM HC NM HC NM HC
Sleep quality 2.63 ± 0.64 3.03 ± 0.81 3.44 ± 0.58 3.49 ± 0.69 3.33 ± 0.60 3.75 ± 0.51
Feeling of being refreshed after sleep 2.49 ± 0.59 3.13 ± 0.83 2.85 ± 0.72 3.20 ± 0.84 2.82 ± 0.61 3.40 ± 0.78
Feeling balanced/relaxed in the evening 3.19 ± 0.70 3.63 ± 0.65 3.36 ± 0.78 3.73 ± 0.57 3.29 ± 0.58 3.93 ± 0.60
Feeling exhausted in the evening 2.98 ± 0.72 2.81 ± 0.78 2.94 ± 0.56 2.94 ± 68 3.06 ± 0.54 2.91 ± 0.74
Psychosomatic symptoms while sleeping 1.79 ± 0.52 1.76 ± 0.49 1.67 ± 0.65 1.68 ± 0.47 1.49 ± 0.47 1.60 ± 0.43
  1. SF-A: Schlaffragebogen-A [40].
  2. Results are presented as mean ± standard deviation.