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Prevalence of sleep disorders in adults with down syndrome: A comparative study of self-reported, actigraphic, and polysomnographic findings

Author
Giménez, S.; Videla, L.; Romero, S.; Benejam, B.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
Date of publication
2018-10-15
Volume
14
Number
10
First page
1725
Last page
1725
DOI
10.5664/jcsm.7382
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/131820 Open in new window
URL
http://jcsm.aasm.org/ViewAbstract.aspx?pid=31405 Open in new window
Abstract
Study Objectives: Sleep problems are often undetected in adults with Down syndrome (DS). Our objective was to determine the prevalence of sleep disorders in adults with DS through self-reported and objective sleep measures. Methods: We performed a community-based cross-sectional study of 54 adults with DS not referred for sleep disorders. Two polysomnography (PSG) sleep studies were performed. Sleep quality was evaluated using the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI); daytime sleepiness was eva...
Citation
Giménez, S. [et al.]. Prevalence of sleep disorders in adults with down syndrome: A comparative study of self-reported, actigraphic, and polysomnographic findings. "Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine", 15 Octubre 2018, vol. 14, núm. 10, p. 1725.
Group of research
BIOART - Biosignal Analysis for Rehabilitation and Therapy
CREB - Biomedical Engineering Research Centre

Participants

  • Giménez Badia, Sandra  (author)
  • Videla, Laura  (author)
  • Romero Lafuente, Sergio  (author)
  • Benejam, Bessy  (author)

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