Insomnia, Nightmare Frequency, and Nightmare Distress in Victims of Sexual Abuse

@article{Steine2012InsomniaNF,
  title={Insomnia, Nightmare Frequency, and Nightmare Distress in Victims of Sexual Abuse},
  author={I. Steine and J. Krystal and I. Nordhus and B. Bjorvatn and A. Harvey and J. Eid and J. Gr{\o}nli and A. Milde and S. Pallesen},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  year={2012},
  volume={27},
  pages={1827 - 1843}
}
In this study of victims of sexual abuse, the aim was to investigate the role of perceived social support and abuse characteristics in self-reported insomnia, nightmare frequency, and nightmare distress. Four hundred sixty Norwegian victims of sexual abuse completed a questionnaire assessing perceived social support, abuse characteristics, insomnia, nightmare frequency, and nightmare distress. Results show that higher levels of perceived social support were related to lower scores on all… Expand
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