The state of insomnia and emerging trends.

  title={The state of insomnia and emerging trends.},
  author={Thomas Roth and Meg A Franklin and Thomas J Bramley},
  journal={The American journal of managed care},
  volume={13 5 Suppl},
Recent research into the pathophysiology of insomnia has brought a shift in the approach to treatment. Insomnia rarely occurs in isolation and is typically comorbid with other conditions. Rather than simply treating the primary disorder, whereby symptoms of insomnia may go unaddressed, now there is a push to acknowledge the existence of chronic insomnia as a disorder that itself merits treatment. This recognition is due to the identification of pathophysiologic changes and associated morbidity… CONTINUE READING