The relation between poor sleep, impulsivity and aggression in forensic psychiatric patients.

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Psychiatric disorders are often associated with disturbed sleep. Poor sleep can attenuate emotional control, including the regulation of aggression, and thus, may increase the risk of impulsive, aggressive acts. This cross-sectional study aimed to investigate the potential contribution of sleep problems to subjective and objective aggressiveness and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2013.10.015

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