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Table 1 Differential diagnosis of sleep-related injury and violence

From: The spectrum of disorders causing violence during sleep

1. REM Sleep Behavior Disorder (RBD)
2. NREM Sleep Parasomnias (Sleepwalking, Sleep Terrors)
3. Parasomnia Overlap Disorder (RBD + NREM Sleep Parasomnias)
4. Obstructive Sleep Apnea
5. Sexsomnia (Sleep Related Abnormal Sexual Behaviors)
6. Sleep Related Dissociative Disorder
7. Trauma-Associated Sleep Disorder/Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
8. Periodic Limb Movement Disorder
9. Rhythmic Movement Disorder
10. Nocturnal Scratching Disorder
11. Sleep Related Eating Disorder
12. Nocturnal Seizures
13. Miscellaneous/Mixed Disorders