Case Reports

Patient Survey Data Shows Negative Impact of Nocturia

New patient survey data presented at the European Association of Urology (EAU 14) congress shows that nocturia (waking to void one or more times a night followed by sleep) has a strong negative impact on utility, work productivity, and health-related quality of life (HRQL).

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Research News

76% of Workforce Tired Most Weekdays

The Virgin Pulse Institute, an evidence-based organization that puts research to work to help employees and companies thrive, released results of a study designed to better understand employees’ sleep disturbances and offer actionable insight to both employers and their workforce.

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Research News

Early Brain Development Implicated in RLS

Little is known about the cause of restless legs syndrome (RLS). In a study published online in Genome Research, researchers have demonstrated a common genetic variant associated with RLS alters expression of a critical brain gene during fetal development.

Facility Profile: The Sleep Center at CHOP

Curated Content

Facility Profile: The Sleep Center at CHOP

Our sister magazine RT: For Decision Makers in Respiratory Care profiles The Sleep Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, which exclusively treats sleep disorders in children. While the issues addressed at the CHOP Sleep Center are similar to those addressed at adult-centric sleep labs, the patient base differs quite dramatically.

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Studies Highlight Insomnia-Depression Link

Clinical Psychiatry News reports on Dr Donna M. Sudak, professor and director of the psychotherapy training program at Drexel University, Philadelphia, said during a premeeting workshop on high-yield brief CBT at the annual meeting of the American College of Psychiatrists.