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The effect of magnesium supplementation on primary insomnia in elderly: A double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial

@article{Abbasi2012TheEO,
  title={The effect of magnesium supplementation on primary insomnia in elderly: A double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial},
  author={B. Abbasi and M. Kimiagar and K. Sadeghniiat and M. M. Shirazi and M. Hedayati and B. Rashidkhani},
  journal={Journal of Research in Medical Sciences : The Official Journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences},
  year={2012},
  volume={17},
  pages={1161 - 1169}
}
  • B. Abbasi, M. Kimiagar, +3 authors B. Rashidkhani
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Research in Medical Sciences : The Official Journal of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
  • BACKGROUND Nearly 50% of older adults have insomnia, with difficulty in getting to sleep, early awakening, or feeling unrefreshed on waking. [...] Key Method Questionnaires of insomnia severity index (ISI), physical activity, and sleep log were completed at baseline and after the intervention period. Anthropometric confounding factors, daily intake of magnesium, calcium, potassium, caffeine, calories form carbohydrates, and total calorie intake, were obtained using 24-h recall for 3 days.Expand Abstract
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