Temporal relation between sleep and mood in patients with bipolar disorder.

@article{Bauer2006TemporalRB,
  title={Temporal relation between sleep and mood in patients with bipolar disorder.},
  author={Michael Bauer and Paul Grof and Natalie L. Rasgon and Tom Bschor and Tasha Glenn and Peter C. Whybrow},
  journal={Bipolar disorders},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={160-7}
}
BACKGROUND Early recognition of the prodromal symptoms of bipolar disorder, combined with a patient action plan, may help to prevent relapses. Sleep disturbances are frequent warning signs of both mania and depression. This study used cross correlation analysis to characterize the relationship between mood, sleep and bedrest in longitudinal data. METHODS Self-reported mood, sleep and bedrest (mean 169 +/- 59 days of data per patient) from 59 outpatients with bipolar disorder receiving… CONTINUE READING