What must be determined in a sleep history for insomnia?

Updated: Sep 11, 2018
  • Author: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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For the sleep history, the examiner must determine the timing of insomnia, the patient's sleep habits (commonly referred to as sleep hygiene), and whether the patient is experiencing the symptoms of the sleep disorders associated with insomnia.


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