Insomnia in Children

  title={Insomnia in Children},
  author={Mohammed Salim Younus and Michael J. Labellarte},
  journal={Pediatric Drugs},
Insomnia in children is a nonspecific impairing symptom that may be the result of normal developmental changes, psychosocial duress, a sleep disorder, a psychiatric disorder, other medical disorders, substance misuse, or an adverse effect of medication. Careful clinical assessment of insomnia in children may include the use of symptom rating scales, laboratory testing, or other medical assessment.Short- and long-term treatment of insomnia in children involves management of etiological factors… 
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