[Sleep disorders and child and adolescent psychiatric illnesses].

  • Ullrich Hagenah
  • Published 2002 in
    Zeitschrift fur Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und…


As a symptom of many psychiatric disorders of childhood and adolescence, sleep disturbances often complicate the course and treatment of the underlying disorder. A somatic aetiology, e.g., as in Kleine-Levin syndrome or narcolepsy, may lead to diagnostic misinterpretations. It is not clear whether specific alterations of sleep architecture already exist in… (More)


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@article{Hagenah2002SleepDA, title={[Sleep disorders and child and adolescent psychiatric illnesses].}, author={Ullrich Hagenah}, journal={Zeitschrift fur Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie und Psychotherapie}, year={2002}, volume={30 3}, pages={185-98} }