Actigraphic sleep monitoring in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients.

@article{Dagan1997ActigraphicSM,
  title={Actigraphic sleep monitoring in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients.},
  author={Yael Dagan and Yaffa Zinger and Peretz Lavie},
  journal={Journal of psychosomatic research},
  year={1997},
  volume={42 6},
  pages={577-81}
}
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients frequently complain that they suffer from sleep disturbances. To date, the polysomnographic studies that have attempted to study PTSD patients' subjective complaints of sleep difficulties have produced conflicting results. The objective of the present study was to compare PTSD patients' subjective complaints of poor sleep and objective actigraphic recordings of their sleep over a period of several consecutive nights. The results indicate that PTSD… CONTINUE READING

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