Medline ® Abstract for Reference 8
of 'Sleepwalking and other parasomnias in children'
Sleepwalking and recurrent sleeptalking in children of childhood sleepwalkers.
Abe K, Amatomi M, Oda N
Am J Psychiatry. 1984;141(6):800.
Thirty-seven children, one or both of whose parents had sleepwalked during childhood, were studied prospectively. At 8 years of age, they were more likely to manifest sleepwalking, recurrent sleeptalking , and emotional lability than control children.