79. Insomnia and Aging

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Leah Friedman

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch79

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Friedman, L. (2005) Insomnia and Aging, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch79

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • insomnia and aging;
  • impact of aging on sleep;
  • insomnia impact on aging


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sleep Complaints in Older Age

  • Impact of Aging on Sleep

  • Sleep Disorders

  • Mood Disorders

  • Nocturia

  • Circadian Rhythms and Aging

  • Insomnia Impact on Aging

  • Treatments for Insomnia

  • References