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Evidence based complementary intervention for insomnia.

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Title: Evidence based complementary intervention for insomnia.
Authors: Lopez, Hassan H
Bracha, Adam S
Bracha, H Stefan
Issue Date: Sep 2002
Abstract: Increasing scientific evidence point to a non-pharmacological complementary treatment for insomnia: white noise. Its presentation has been shown to induce sleep in human neonates and adults, probably by reducing the signal-to-noise ratio of ambient sound. White noise may be a simple, safe, cost-effective alternative to hypnotic medication in many psychiatric disorders, especially acute stress disorder and PTSD.
ISSN: 0017-8594
Appears in Collections:Hawaii Medical Journal Articles For 2002

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