The Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index: a new instrument for psychiatric practice and research.

@article{Buysse1989ThePS,
  title={The Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index: a new instrument for psychiatric practice and research.},
  author={Daniel J Buysse and Charles F. Reynolds and Timothy H. Monk and Susan R. Berman and David Jerome Kupfer},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={1989},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={193-213}
}
Despite the prevalence of sleep complaints among psychiatric patients, few questionnaires have been specifically designed to measure sleep quality in clinical populations. The Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) is a self-rated questionnaire which assesses sleep quality and disturbances over a 1-month time interval. Nineteen individual items generate seven "component" scores: subjective sleep quality, sleep latency, sleep duration, habitual sleep efficiency, sleep disturbances, use of… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 885 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 4,892 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 references

Clinimetrics. New Haven, CT: Yale

  • A. R. Feinstein
  • 1987
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of about 8,000 sleep/wake disorder patients

  • R. M. Coleman
  • 1983
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Psychological variables in the diagnosis of insomnia

  • L. E. Beutler, J. I. Thornby, I. Karacan
  • 1978
Highly Influential
12 Excerpts

A post-sleep inventory

  • W. B. Webb, M. Bonnet, G. Blume
  • Perceptual and Motor Skills,
  • 1976
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Sleep disturbance: A community survey

  • I. Karacan, J. I. Thornby, R. L. Williams
  • 1983
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…