Individuals with pain need more sleep in the early stage of mild traumatic brain injury.

@article{Suzuki2017IndividualsWP,
  title={Individuals with pain need more sleep in the early stage of mild traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Yoshitaka Suzuki and Samar S Khoury and H{\'e}jar El-Khatib and Jean-Marc Chauny and Jean Paquet and J F Gigu{\`e}re and Ronald Denis and Nadia Gosselin and Gilles J. Lavigne and Caroline Arbour},
  journal={Sleep medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={33},
  pages={
          36-42
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Hypersomnia is frequently reported after mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), but its cause(s) remain elusive. This study examined sleep/wake activity after mTBI and its association with pain, a comorbidity often associated with insomnia. METHODS Actigraphy recording was performed for 7 ± 2 consecutive days in 56 individuals at one month post… CONTINUE READING