Sleep quality and sleep-disturbing factors of geriatric inpatients


Azizoglu Sen I., ÖZSÜREKCİ C., BALCI C., ÇALIŞKAN H., EŞME M., ÜNSAL P., ...More

EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE, vol.12, no.1, pp.133-141, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s41999-020-00400-4
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-141
  • Keywords: Charlson Comorbidity Score, Hospitalization, Insomnia, Pittsburgh Sleep Index, Insomnia Severity Index, Older adult, Inpatients, INSOMNIA SEVERITY INDEX, OLDER-ADULTS, RISK, INDIVIDUALS, COMORBIDITY, DURATION, HEALTH, LIFE
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Key summary pointsAim To evaluate the change in sleep patterns and sleep quality in older patients during hospitalization. Findings Sleep duration was shortened; however, sleep quality was not changed during hospitalization. Message Insomnia is associated with geriatric syndromes in hospitalized older adults. Sleep quality and insomnia evaluation should be a routine part of assessment during hospitalization.