Treatment of insomnia in patients with mood disorders
Article first published online: 17 AUG 2001
Copyright © 2001 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Depression and Anxiety
Special Issue: The Psychobiology of Sleep and Major Depression
Volume 14, Issue 1, pages 7–18, 2001
How to Cite
Nowell, P. D. and Buysse, D. J. (2001), Treatment of insomnia in patients with mood disorders. Depress. Anxiety, 14: 7–18. doi: 10.1002/da.1042
- Issue published online: 17 AUG 2001
- Article first published online: 17 AUG 2001
- Manuscript Received: 17 MAY 2001
- Manuscript Accepted: 17 MAY 2001
- NIMH, NIH. Grant Numbers: MH 48891, AG 15138, AG 00972
Mood disorders and chronic insomnia share complex theoretical and clinical relationships. This article reviews the subjective symptoms and polysomnographic findings of subjects with mood and insomnia syndromes. The polysomnographic findings reviewed include macro-architectural and micro-architectural data. Various treatments of patients with insomnia and mood disorders will be presented, including both behavioral and pharmacological interventions. Depression and Anxiety 14:7–18, 2001. © 2001 Wiley-Liss, Inc.