Athens Insomnia Scale: validation of an instrument based on ICD-10 criteria.

@article{Soldatos2000AthensIS,
  title={Athens Insomnia Scale: validation of an instrument based on ICD-10 criteria.},
  author={Constantin R. Soldatos and Dimitris G. Dikeos and Thomas J. Paparrigopoulos},
  journal={Journal of psychosomatic research},
  year={2000},
  volume={48 6},
  pages={555-60}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe and validate the Athens Insomnia Scale (AIS). METHODS The AIS is a self-assessment psychometric instrument designed for quantifying sleep difficulty based on the ICD-10 criteria. It consists of eight items: the first five pertain to sleep induction, awakenings during the night, final awakening, total sleep duration, and sleep quality; while the last three refer to well-being, functioning capacity, and sleepiness during the day. Either the entire eight-item scale (AIS-8… CONTINUE READING
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