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Appropriate use of benzodiazepines in insomnia: clinical update.

  title={Appropriate use of benzodiazepines in insomnia: clinical update.},
  author={Y. Hishikawa},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  volume={52 Suppl},
  • Y. Hishikawa
  • Published 1991
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of clinical psychiatry
  • Insomnia and anxiety are frequently experienced not only by healthy persons, but in their more intense expressions, by patients suffering from a variety of medical and psychiatric disorders. The International Classification of Sleep Disorders (1990) lists 88 types of sleep disorders. Thirty-three of these are related to insomnia and belong to the categories of intrinsic sleep disorders, extrinsic sleep disorders, circadian rhythm sleep disorders, and sleep disorders associated with medical or… CONTINUE READING
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