SAWTOOTH WAVES

Waves which have the appearance of a saw's edge, generally found in electroencephalogram records of patients experiencing REM sleep.

SAWTOOTH WAVES: "The EEG exhibited sawtooth waves, indicative of REM sleep."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SAWTOOTH WAVES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sawtooth-waves/ (accessed March 1, 2021).
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