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Measure: Sleep Disorders Screener   #121000

Definition:

A questionnaire to assess sleep disorders, a broad group of disorders that can be caused by endogenous disturbances in the sleep-wake or timing cycles (APA, 2000).

Purpose:

This measure is used to screen an individual for the presence of sleep disorders. Sleep disorders are comorbid with a wide variety of health conditions. For example, sleep abnormalities are commonly reported in conjunction with most mental disorders and are also often associated either with a general medical condition or medications used to treat a condition. Additionally, some sleep disorders, such as predisposition toward light, demonstrate a familial pattern indicating a genetic and/or environmental cause (APA, 2000).

Protocols:

Essential Measures

Current Age
Gender
Related Measures

Sleep Apnea

Keywords:

Sleep, sleep disorders, narcolepsy, sleepiness, routine sleep, insomnia, cataplexy, National Institute of Mental Health, NIMH, National Institute of Mental Health Sleep Patterns and Problems, Psychiatric

Measure Release Date: November 28, 2017

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