Research has found that sleep deficiency and disturbance are common among older patients. Sleep issues are associated with dementia and all-cause mortality; however, the precise nature of the relationship is still under investigation. Insufficient sleep is considered a public health epidemic with high costs, and it often goes underreported. Its association with Alzheimer's disease (AD) remains an area of great interest. Do you know the latest research into sleep and dementia, including which sleeping patterns are more concerning and which interventions may help? Make sure your knowledge is current with this short quiz.
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Cite this: Helmi L. Lutsep. Rapid Review Quiz: Sleep and Dementia - Medscape - Jan 17, 2023.