Martin et al., "First night effect
in different forms of Schizophrenia (Pilot investigation)," Dynamic Psychiatry, vol.
In-laboratory PSG studies are associated with a phenomenon known as "the first night effect
Finally, analysis of covariance (controlling for age) was used to examine differences in sleep for both reason for hospitalization and first night effect
Shuker is confident the Friday night effect
at Prenton Park can help Rovers pull off a second win of the week against unpredictable mid-table Bradford.
The "First Night Effect
" when trying to sleep in an unfamiliar environment and the "On-Call Effect" caused by anxiety over a wake-up call, hallway noise or other concern.
This finding is also in line with previous investigations of our group, which showed an absence of the first night effect
in schizophrenic patients with predominantly negative symptoms (Rotenberg et al., 1998).
The first night effect
revisited with age as a variable.
For full drunken Saturday night effect
, I take my `taste sensation' outside and perch on a dirty bench, beside a traffic jam.
Quite apart from the Last Night effect
, attendances were well up on last year.
This study used this "first night effect
" to produce a laboratory model of occasional (transient) insomnia.
Moore hopes the Friday night effect
can help Rovers sustain the momentum of a strong start to the season when they play host to Bristol City at the weekend.
The "first night effect
" results from sleeping in an unfamiliar environment, and if this effect increased the likelihood that subjects had a worse-than-usual first night's sleep in the laboratory, this bias could have acted to spuriously increase the magnitude of benefit seen from treatment.