TITLE

"Comorbid" Insomnia

AUTHOR(S)
Reddy, M. S.; Chakrabarty, Arindam
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine;Jan-Jun2011, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author focuses on insomnia and its association with several psychiatric disorders. It states that insomnia becomes chronic when it is present for a month or more and chronic insomnia is associated with psychiatric and medical disorders. It mentions that people with depression report insomnia which can be treated with nonsedating antidepressants. It highlights that though sleep disorder is not treated as symptom of schizophrenia, sleep difficulties are noticed in its patients.
ACCESSION #
67190934

 

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