Comparison of Sleep Problems in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Sclerosis.

@article{Fogelberg2016ComparisonOS,
  title={Comparison of Sleep Problems in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury and Multiple Sclerosis.},
  author={Donald J. Fogelberg and Abbey J Hughes and Michael V. Vitiello and Jeanne Marie Hoffman and Dagmar A Amtmann},
  journal={Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={
          695-701
        }
}
STUDY OBJECTIVES Sleep problems are common in spinal cord injury (SCI) and multiple sclerosis (MS). However, the degree to which sleep problems differ between these distinct clinical populations has not been evaluated. In this study, we examined self-reported sleep problems in individuals with SCI and those with MS, and compared these clinical groups on the Medical Outcomes Study Sleep Scale (MOS-SS). METHODS Participants were 1,677 individuals (SCI = 581; MS = 1,096) enrolled in longitudinal… CONTINUE READING