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Chronic insomnia: assessment and advice are essential

2017-01-19T00:00:00+00:00By

Professor A. Niroshan Siriwardena describes effective interventions for adults with chronic insomnia that evade the need for long-term drug treatment

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Patients with insomnia should receive sleep hygiene advice

2008-12-01T00:00:00+00:00By

Non-pharmacological methods should be initiated before pharmacotherapy in the management of this common condition, explains Professor Kevin Morgan

SIGN notes for discussion with patients: 14. Management of obstructive sleep apnoea

2003-12-01T00:00:00+00:00By SIGN

14. Management of obstructive sleep apnoea

SIGN guideline will help GPs to identify sufferers of sleep apnoea

2003-12-01T00:00:00+00:00By

Sleep apnoea can cause serious morbidity, especially in patients with COPD, yet many cases remain undetected, says Dr Peter Hutchison

Guideline will help GPs to identify sleep apnoea

2003-08-01T00:00:00+01:00By

Daytime tiredness can have serious consequences so it is important to find the underlying cause, says Dr Peter Saul

Selecting a strategy for sleep problems in children

2000-03-01T00:00:00+00:00By Dr Greg Dilliway

Behavioural interventions are much more effective than drugs in managing children's sleep problems, says Dr Greg Dilliway