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Evaluating Sleep Deficiency in Older Persons (E-SLEEP)

  • Study HIC#:2000030787
  • Last Updated:06/21/2022

The purpose of this study is to compare how well sleep questionnaires and devices work in older adults with sleep problems. The study requires 3 visits over 8-10 days during which we will ask you questions about your sleep and have you wear 3 different sleep devices while you sleep in your home. After completing the 3 visits, you will receive a summary of information about your sleep and an $85 gift card.

  • Age65 years and older
  • GenderBoth
  • Start Date07/21/2021
  • End Date04/30/2025

Trial Purpose and Description

The purpose of this study is to compare how well sleep questionnaires and devices work in older adults with sleep problems. The study requires 3 visits over 8-10 days during which we will ask you questions about your sleep and have you wear 3 different sleep devices while you sleep in your home. After completing the 3 visits, you will receive a summary of information about your sleep and an $85 gift card.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least 65 years old
  • Trouble with insomnia (falling asleep or staying asleep) or daytime sleepiness at least once a week

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