Sleep in Mechanically Ventilated Patients in the Intensive Care Unit

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Ersoy E. O. , ÖCAL S., Kara A., Ardic S., Topeli A.

JOURNAL OF TURKISH SLEEP MEDICINE-TURK UYKU TBB DERGISI, vol.3, no.1, pp.10-13, 2016 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objective: Sleep abnormalities are common in critically ill patients. Polysomnography (PSG) is the gold standard in assessing sleep quality. The aim of this prospective study was to monitor the sleep pattern in mechanically ventilated patients with PSG who were admitted to our medical intensive care unit.