Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Insomnia: an Update of the Literature

@article{Wynchank2017AdultAD,
  title={Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Insomnia: an Update of the Literature},
  author={Dora Wynchank and Denise Bijlenga and Aartjan T. F. Beekman and J J Sandra Kooij and Brenda W.J.H. Penninx},
  journal={Current Psychiatry Reports},
  year={2017},
  volume={19},
  pages={1-11}
}
Purpose of ReviewInsomnia is diagnosed when there is dissatisfaction with sleep quantity or quality. It has a prevalence in the general population ranging from 31 to 56%. Insomnia has previously been associated with adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). In this review, we address three topics: (1) the cross-sectional relationship between ADHD and insomnia in adulthood, (2) the longitudinal relationship between ADHD and insomnia, and (3) insomnia as a side effect of… 

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