Sleep Quality, Depression, and Quality of Life in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension

@article{Batal2010SleepQD,
  title={Sleep Quality, Depression, and Quality of Life in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension},
  author={Omar A. Batal and Omar F. Khatib and Nancy D Bair and Loutfi S. Aboussouan and Omar A. Minai},
  journal={Lung},
  year={2010},
  volume={189},
  pages={141-149}
}
Pulmonary hypertension is a disabling disease characterized by progressive functional worsening, right heart failure, and death. Although pulmonary hypertension has been associated with poor quality of life, sleep quality has not been investigated in pulmonary hypertension patients. This was a cross-sectional study in which patients (N = 40) were asked to complete standardized questionnaires to assess sleep quality [using Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI)], insomnia, sleepiness, dyspnea… CONTINUE READING

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