An international survey of insomnia: under-recognition and under-treatment of a polysymptomatic condition.

@article{Leger2005AnIS,
  title={An international survey of insomnia: under-recognition and under-treatment of a polysymptomatic condition.},
  author={D. Leger and B Poursain},
  journal={Current medical research and opinion},
  year={2005},
  volume={21 11},
  pages={1785-92}
}
BACKGROUND Due to its high prevalence, considerable impact on well-being, and high medical and societal costs, insomnia represents an important healthcare challenge. Despite this, the prevalence of this condition is under-recognized and many sufferers do not receive adequate treatment. OBJECTIVE This international survey investigated the prevalence and characteristics of insomnia in the general population in France. Italy, Japan and the USA to better understand why insomnia is under… CONTINUE READING