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Assessment and treatment of insomnia (including a case control study of patients with Primary Insomnia).

Abstract:

Insomnia is a subjective term describing the perception of disturbed or inadequate sleep. Causes include medical diseases, psychiatric disorders, drugs, behavioural factors, circadian dysrhythmias and primary sleep disorders. Insomnia is common, affecting approximately one-third of the total population, and of these about 10% consider it a chronic problem. Insomnia is more common in females and increases with age. Many people with insomnia resort to ineffective or dangerous self-treatment reg...

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10.3109/13651509709024712

Authors


Sharpley, AL More by this author
Attenburrow, ME More by this author
Journal:
International journal of psychiatry in clinical practice
Volume:
1
Issue:
2
Pages:
107-117
Publication date:
1997
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-1788
ISSN:
1365-1501
URN:
uuid:b2011694-d51f-47ca-9138-c8ac1b5b3b9f
Source identifiers:
470924
Local pid:
pubs:470924

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