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Chronic Insomnia: An Actigraph Evaluation

Manvir Bhatia, N B Shivplara

Keywords : Insomnia, PLMD, Actigraphy

Citation Information : Bhatia M, Shivplara NB. Chronic Insomnia: An Actigraph Evaluation. Indian Sleep Med 2006; 1 (3):151-153.

DOI: 10.5005/ijsm-1-3-151

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

Published Online: 01-07-2006

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2006; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Insomnia is one of the most common sleep disorders. Evaluation includes a detailed history, with sleep logs. Overnight sleep study is an expensive, inconvenient test to perform, whereas actigraphy is an easy tool which can be used for prolonged periods. We present a preliminary report of use of actigraph in 5 patients of Chronic Insomnia and their corelation with history.


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