Insomnia, parasomnia, and predisposing factors in Turkish school children


Ozgun N., Sonmez F. M. , TOPBAŞ M. , ÇAN G. , Goker Z.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.58, no.10, pp.1014-1022, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ped.12954
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1014-1022
  • Keywords: children, insomnia, parasomnia, socioeconomic, PRIMARY NOCTURNAL ENURESIS, SLEEP PROBLEMS, AGED CHILDREN, LIFETIME PREVALENCE, YOUNG-CHILDREN, ADOLESCENTS, CHILDHOOD, HABITS, DISORDERS, PATTERNS

Abstract

BackgroundInsomnia and parasomnia are the most commonly seen sleep disorders in childhood. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of insomnia and parasomnia in school children in a metropolitan area (Trabzon) of Turkey. This is the first study on this issue in Turkey to use a large sample size.