theta wave

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the normal brainwave in the encephalogram of a person who is awake but relaxed and drowsy

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During performance of difficult task, the theta wave has been believed to maintain attention.
But, when they were exposed to examination stress, their EEG was theta wave, may be because of frustration, disappointment, or an impaired information processing.
Theta waves, generated by the limbic system or the feeling level, are faster than first-line delta waves.
Three post-tests, including one immediately after using the nasal spray, "showed a dramatic lessening of theta wave activity (3.
New Leyf and Theta Wave at Ripon, One Way Or Another at Haydock, and Medicean Man at Doncaster and Haydock, all have wins on the board this summer.
Theta Wave just gets up THETA WAVE touched 100 in running on his way to landing the 5f selling handicap at Ripon yesterday under a forceful ride from Neil Callan.
Star performance Ruth Carr, on the mark with a 35-1 double Follow the bride Alistair and Joanne Coates sponsored the selling handicap to mark their wedding in Harrogate earlier in the day - and Joanne had extra reason to celebrate after backing the 9-2 winner Theta Wave Find out which well-backed favourite failed to run its race and looked one to swerve?
Today's multiple Jeremy Gask's yard is in good form and it is interesting to see him drop Theta Wave into selling company (2.
The administration of lavender odor leads to diffuse and focal slowing in the range of theta waves.
Using a technique called optogenetics, the team blocked brain oscillations called theta waves in the hippocampus, a brain structure involved in memory, during REM sleep.
Theta waves have their own frequency ranges from 4 to 7.