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, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s41999-020-00400-4
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE

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.