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Delayed Sleep Wake Phase Disorder in Adolescents: Chronotherapy and Best Practices
Here: suggested strategies for assessment and management of this circadian sleep disorder commonly seen in adolescents.
Sleep Hygiene: Tips on Getting a Restful Night's Sleep
Concerned about daylight savings time? This patient handout offers tips for getting a good night's sleep.
A Review of Changes in DSM-5 Sleep-Wake Disorders
DSM-5 sleep-wake disorders are now more in sync with other medical disorders and sleep disorders classificatory systems. Here's what's changed.
What’s New Under the Moon—Insomnia and Sleep Deprivation
Insomnia—a sleep disorder that can pose impairments far more debilitating than than problems with cognition (eg, difficulty processing, unclear thinking).
The Correlation Between Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Psychiatry
Sleep-disordered breathing is common in patients with mood and anxiety disorders. This article explores the implication for practicing psychiatrists whose patients have sleep disorders.
The Role of Melatonin in the Circadian Rhythm Sleep-Wake Cycle
Melatonin has a role in psychiatric illness and the treatment of circadian rhythm sleep disorders, insomnia, and comorbid depressive disorders.
Introduction: Understanding Common Sleep Disorders in Psychiatric Illness
Although the purpose of sleep continues to be the subject of much debate, few would argue that a well-functioning sleep-wake cycle is essential for good health.
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