A Spanish version of the athens insomnia scale

  title={A Spanish version of the athens insomnia scale},
  author={Juana G{\'o}mez-Benito and Cristina Ruiz and Georgina Guilera},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
To develop and validate a Spanish version of the Athens Insomnia Scale (AIS). The AIS is designed to assess sleep difficulty and comprises eight items: the first five refer to the sleep disturbance and the last three to the daytime consequences. Either the full eight-item scale (AIS-8) or the brief form (AIS-5) can be administered. The adaptation used a back-translation design. The validation process was based on a sample of 323 participants (undergraduates, community sample and psychiatric… CONTINUE READING


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