Comparison of sleep condition and sleep-related psychological activity after cognitive-behavior and pharmacological therapy for chronic insomnia.

@article{Wu2006ComparisonOS,
  title={Comparison of sleep condition and sleep-related psychological activity after cognitive-behavior and pharmacological therapy for chronic insomnia.},
  author={Rengang Wu and Jinfeng Bao and Chungai Zhang and Jun Deng and Chunling Long},
  journal={Psychotherapy and psychosomatics},
  year={2006},
  volume={75 4},
  pages={220-8}
}
BACKGROUND Previous studies of insomnia focused mainly on the improvement of sleep condition and ignored the effects of sleep-related psychological activity and daytime function after pharmacological and behavioral treatments. We compared the clinical effects of both therapies on sleep condition, sleep-related psychological activity and daytime function in chronic insomnia. METHODS Seventy-one patients with chronic insomnia were randomly divided into 4 groups and either received cognitive… CONTINUE READING