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The natural history of insomnia: focus on prevalence and incidence of acute insomnia.

Abstract:

Despite Acute Insomnia being classified as a distinct nosological entity since 1979/1980 (ASDC/DSM III-R), there are no published estimates of its prevalence and incidence or data regarding transition to chronic insomnia or remission. This lack of data prevents an understanding of: a) the pathogenesis of insomnia and b) when and how treatment should be initiated. The aim of the present study was to provide such data from two community samples. Samples were recruited in the USA (n = 2861) and ...

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Journal:
Journal of psychiatric research
Volume:
46
Issue:
10
Pages:
1278-1285
Publication date:
2012-10-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-1379
ISSN:
0022-3956
URN:
uuid:5f6ddf23-657a-4795-a460-0955dde5762d
Source identifiers:
387396
Local pid:
pubs:387396

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