The Pain-Related Beliefs and Attitudes about Sleep (PBAS) scale offers a tool to assess the interaction between sleep, insomnia and chronic pain.
Six recommendations were developed to guide clinicians in diagnosing obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
Impaired sleep in the week before surgery predicts greater acute postoperative pain in children.
Sleeping aids may be more appropriate for occasional sleeplessness than insomnia.
Doctors who prescribed a particular insomnia medication in the past were 3 times as likely to continue prescribing the same drug.
The study's lead investigator said prior research shows a high prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea in school-age children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.
Some well-known sleep disorders are associated with headaches, including sleep apnea and parasomnias.
The USPSTF found insufficient evidence regarding the accuracy of screening tools for obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
Addressing problems with sleep health may help prevent gestational diabetes.
Patients with psoriatic arthritis have higher levels of fatigue than patients with psoriasis treated with phototherapy or systemic treatment.
Those with depression had significantly more disturbed sleep quality, more daytime sleepiness, and had more problems sleeping due to restless leg syndrome.
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