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Sleep disorders in primary care: A Descriptive Study
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  • RAZİYE GÜMÜŞTAKIM,
  • Duygu AYHAN BASER,
  • MURAT CEVİK,
  • PINAR BİLGİLİ,
  • MEHMET ALİ ÇELİK,
  • TAYYAR GÜNGÖR,
  • HANDAN KARAHAN SARPER
RAZİYE GÜMÜŞTAKIM
Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University - Avsar Campus
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Duygu AYHAN BASER
Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine
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MURAT CEVİK
Güdül Family Health Center, Güdül ANKARA
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PINAR BİLGİLİ
Antalya 19 Güzeloba Family Health Center
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MEHMET ALİ ÇELİK
Gaziantep Sahinbey Family Health Center
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TAYYAR GÜNGÖR
Bursa Sırameşeler Family Health Center
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HANDAN KARAHAN SARPER
İstanbul Ümraniye Family Health Center
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Abstract

ABSTRACT Purpose In our study, we aimed to evaluate the sleep disorders, sleep quality of the patients who applied to family health centers, to determine the situations that might be related with insomnia and to determine the insomnia rates of the general population in primary care. Methods This study is a descriptive research and conducted in Ankara Güdül, Antalya Değirmenözü, Bursa Sırameşeler, Gaziantep Family Health Center policlinics. The study population consisted of all patients over 18 years of age who were admitted to the family health centers for any reason. A 10-question questionnaire, Berlin questionnaire, Pittsburgh sleep quality index and insomnia severity scales were collected by the researchers from October to December 2017 using face-to-face interview method. Results 299 people participated in study and 54.5% of them were women. According to the results of Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Scale, it was found that 27.1% of the participants’ sleep quality was good and 72.9% of them were poor; according to the Berlin sleep questionnaire, 27.4% had high OSAS risk and 72.2% had a low OSAS risk. According to total Insomnia Severity Index, 27.1% had insomnia lower threshold, 15.4% had moderate insomnia, 3.7% severe insomnia was detected. Conclusions In this context, it will be very effective in terms of the quality of life of patients in order to determine the conditions that disrupt sleep hygiene and to perform the necessary interventions which can be intervened in the primary health care institutions and the other patients to be delivered to the related upper levels.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

10 Apr 2020Submitted to International Journal of Clinical Practice
18 Apr 2020Submission Checks Completed
18 Apr 2020Assigned to Editor
23 Apr 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
28 Apr 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
22 May 20201st Revision Received
27 May 2020Submission Checks Completed
27 May 2020Assigned to Editor
27 May 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
09 Jun 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
26 Jun 20202nd Revision Received
29 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
29 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
29 Jun 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
12 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
06 Aug 20203rd Revision Received
06 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
06 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
10 Sep 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned