Measurement properties of the Minimal Insomnia Symptom Scale (MISS) in an elderly population in Sweden

@inproceedings{Hellstrm2010MeasurementPO,
  title={Measurement properties of the Minimal Insomnia Symptom Scale (MISS) in an elderly population in Sweden},
  author={Amanda Hellstr{\"o}m and Peter Hagell and Cecilia Fagerstr{\"o}m and Ania Willman},
  booktitle={BMC geriatrics},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Insomnia is common among elderly people and associated with poor health. The Minimal Insomnia Symptom Scale (MISS) is a three item screening instrument that has been found to be psychometrically sound and capable of identifying insomnia in the general population (20-64 years). However, its measurement properties have not been studied in an elderly population. Our aim was to test the measurement properties of the MISS among people aged 65 + in Sweden, by replicating the original study… CONTINUE READING

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