Analysing the relationship between polysomnographic measures of sleep with measures of physical and cognitive fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis

ConclusionsSleep impairment is a very common problem in people with MS justifying routine polysomnographic evaluation. We have found evidence that though sleep impairment is not related to physical fatigue, it is strongly related to cognitive fatigue.
Source: Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders - Category: Neurology Source Type: research

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