Previous studies have found that perinatal women have had detriments to sleep and depression during the pandemic; however, all studies to date in the perinatal setting have lacked a comparator group, so robust conclusions about the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic have not been elucidated.
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In order to evaluate whether the type of nightmare may have implications for suicide and health care utilization among veterans, data for all veterans who attempted suicide in fiscal year 2013-2014 were extracted.
To date, studies of sleep quality and psychological distress have been of cross-sectional designs and it remains unclear whether there is a causal relationship between well-being and sleep quality.
In this study, medical records were sourced from the Veteran’s Affairs Health Care System to evaluate whether use of a CPAP may complement PTSD symptom improvement among patients receiving cognitive processing therapy.
Investigators conducted a survey between May 2020 and October 2021 of 116 college students evaluated for sleep quality with the PSQI and for stress, depression, and anxiety with the DASS-21.
The relationship between smoking, perceived stress, and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is evaluated.
Researchers developed a method that tested whether targeting oscillatory theta activity all night would provide a more accurate biomarker of theta-dependent REM functions.
The current study aimed to assess rates of response and remission with Lemborexant based on the Insomnia Severity Index in the insomnia short sleep subgroup.
The study authors performed a structured equation modeling (SEM) protocol to build a theoretical model in which variables regarding sleep, mental health, and socioeconomic factors could be evaluated for their simultaneous effect on substance use.