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Vanderbilt Autonomic Dysfunction Center

Sleep and Quality of Life

 

Sleep Disturbances and Diminished Quality of Life in POTS

  • In this study, patients with POTS and controls were given several surveys to assess their sleep and health related quality of life.
  • Patients with POTS reported more sleep problems, daytime sleepiness and fatigue, and worse heath related quality of life than healthy controls.
  • There was a strong correlation between sleep problems and physical and mental health related quality of life.

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