Authors

FRANCESCO SESSA1, SABRINA FRANCO2, ELISABETTA PICCIOCCHI3,4, DIEGO GERACI2, MARIO GIUSEPPE CHISARI5, GABRIELLA MARSALA6, ANNA NUNZIA POLITO7, MICHELE SORRENTINO8, GABRIELE TRIPI9,10, MARGHERITA SALERNO11, DANIELA RUSSO12, SERENA MARIANNA LAVANO14, FRANCESCO CERRONI15, PALMIRA ROMANO16, BEATRICE GALLAI17, ROSA MAROTTA14, FRANCESCO LAVANO14, ROSARIA MARTINA MAGLIULO18, LUCREZIA D’ORO19, ANNABELLA DI FOLCO13, LUCIA PARISI13, DAVIDE TESTA13, PAOLO MURABITO20, MONICA SALERNO1

Departments

1Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Foggia, Viale Pinto, 1, Foggia, 71122, Italy - 2Department of Medical, Surgical and Advanced Technology Sciences G.F. Ingrassia, University of Catania, Catania, I-95123, Italy - 3Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy - 4Casa di Cura Villa dei Fiori Acerra, Napoli, Italy - 5Istituto nazionale della previdenza sociale (INPS), Catania, Italy - 6Struttura Complessa di Farmacia, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Ospedali Riuniti di Foggia, Foggia, Italy - 7Complex Structure of Neuropsychiatry Childhood-Adolescence of Ospedali Riuniti of Foggia, Foggia, Italy - 8NICU -Preterm and High Risk Newborn Neurodevelopmental Follow-up Service; Pineta Grande Hospital Castel Volturno (CE), Italy - 9Department PROSAMI, University of Palermo, Italy - 10Childhood Psychiatric Service for Neurodevelopmental Disorders, CH Chinon, France - 11Sciences for Mother and Child Health Promotion, University of Palermo, Italy - 12Centro di Riabilitazione La Filanda LARS; Sarno, Italy - 13Department of Psychology, Educational Science and Human Movement, University of Palermo, Italy - 14Department of Health Sciences, University “Magna Graecia”, Catanzaro, Italy - 15Centro Manzoni s.r.l., Napoli, Italy- 16Centro di Riabilitazione LARS, Sarno, Italy - 17Department of Surgical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy - 18Centro Studi Della Scoliosi S.R.L, Italy - 19Centro Ambulatoriale Santo Stefano, Pesaro, Italy - 20Università degli Studi di Catania, Catania, Italy

Abstract

Nocturnal parasomnias are a group of sleep complex manifestation that don’t alter the sleep macrostructure, but when persistent during adulthood may be assume violent aspects with relevant forensic implications about the guiltiness.

Keywords

NREM parasomnias, sleep, consciousness, guiltiness.

DOI:

10.19193/0393-6384_2018_4s_328