Fluctuating, with lucid intervals; worse at night

Slowly progressive


Hours to weeks

Months to years

Sleep/Wake Cycle

Always disrupted

Sleep fragmented

General Medical Illness

Either or both present

Often absent, especially in Alzheimer's disease

or Drug Toxicity

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