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Prevalence, Impact, and Burden of Insomnia and Discussing It With Patients

Russell P. Rosenberg, PhD

Published: March 16, 2021

Insomnia is the most prevalent sleep-wake disorder, with about one in ten individuals meeting diagnostic criteria. Associated with significant impairment in daytime function, insomnia has a vast societal burden and impact on public health. To arrive at an accurate diagnosis of insomnia disorder, clinicians should conduct an effective interview with patients to assess the complaint and sleep history and use assessment tools as part of the evaluation.

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To cite: Rosenberg RP. Prevalence, impact, and burden of insomnia and discussing it with patients. J Clin Psychiatry. 2021;82(2):EI20008BR1C.
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© Copyright 2021 Physicians Postgraduate Press, Inc.

From the Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine and Technology and NeuroTrials Research, Inc.

Volume: 82

Quick Links: Diagnostic Tools , Patient-Physician Communication , Sleep-Wake


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