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Sleep Disorders in Parkinson's Disease
Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment (2009)
  • Israt Jahan, University of South Florida
  • Robert A. Hauser, University of South Florida
  • Kelly L. Sullivan, Georgia Southern University
  • Amber M. Miller, University of South Florida
  • Theresa A. Zesiewicz, University of South Florida
Sleep disorders occur commonly in Parkinson’s disease (PD), and reduce quality of life. Sleep-related problems in PD include insomnia, restless legs syndrome, rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder, sleep apnea, parasomnias, excessive daytime sleepiness, and sleep attacks. This article reviews sleep disorders and their treatment in PD.
  • Insomnia,
  • Restless leg syndrome,
  • Sleep apnea
Publication Date
October 15, 2009
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Citation Information
Israt Jahan, Robert A. Hauser, Kelly L. Sullivan, Amber M. Miller, et al.. "Sleep Disorders in Parkinson's Disease" Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment Vol. 2009 Iss. 5 (2009) p. 535 - 540 ISSN: 1178-2021
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