D Leger

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Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Total sleep time severely drops during adolescence
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, APHP Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e45204. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Impact of sleep apnea on economics
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Faculte de Medecine, APHP Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Sleep and Vigilance Center Centre du Sommeil et de la Vigilance, 1 pl du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris Cedex 04, France
    Sleep Med Rev 16:455-62. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Chronic insomnia, quality-of-life, and utility scores: comparison with good sleepers in a cross-sectional international survey
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, APHP, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Paris, France
    Sleep Med 13:43-51. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [Insomnia]
    Damien Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, centre de référence hypersomnies rares, Hotel Dieu, Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, 75181 Paris Cedex 04
    Rev Prat 57:1545-54. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Allergic rhinitis and its consequences on quality of sleep: An unexplored area
    Damien Leger
    Centre du Sommeil et de la Vigilance de l Hôtel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arch Intern Med 166:1744-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep management and the performance of eight sailors in the Tour de France à la voile yacht race
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Paris, France
    J Sports Sci 26:21-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint [Sleep disorders. Wake-up time for sleep medicine]
    Damien Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, centre de référence hypersomnies rares, Hotel Dieu, Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, 75181Paris Cedex 04
    Rev Prat 57:1518-20. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Characteristics of insomnia in a primary care setting: EQUINOX survey of 5293 insomniacs from 10 countries
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, APHP, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu de Paris, 75004 Paris, France
    Sleep Med 11:987-98. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint An international survey of sleeping problems in the general population
    D Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:307-17. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Daytime consequences of insomnia symptoms among outpatients in primary care practice: EQUINOX international survey
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, APHP, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, de Hôtel Dieu de Paris, Paris, France
    Sleep Med 11:999-1009. 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Total sleep time severely drops during adolescence
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, APHP Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e45204. 2012
    ..However there are few epidemiological studies on normal total sleep time (TST) in representative groups of teen-agers which allow to get normative data...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of sleep apnea on economics
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Faculte de Medecine, APHP Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Sleep and Vigilance Center Centre du Sommeil et de la Vigilance, 1 pl du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris Cedex 04, France
    Sleep Med Rev 16:455-62. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Chronic insomnia, quality-of-life, and utility scores: comparison with good sleepers in a cross-sectional international survey
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, APHP, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Paris, France
    Sleep Med 13:43-51. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess health related quality of life (HRQoL) and utility scores in individuals from three different countries (USA, France, and Japan), comparing sufferers of chronic insomnia to good sleepers...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Insomnia]
    Damien Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, centre de référence hypersomnies rares, Hotel Dieu, Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, 75181 Paris Cedex 04
    Rev Prat 57:1545-54. 2007
    ..The treatment is based on a combination of symptomatic hypnotics and psychological and behavioral treatments: stimulus control therapy, relaxation, sleep restriction, and cognitive-behavior therapies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Allergic rhinitis and its consequences on quality of sleep: An unexplored area
    Damien Leger
    Centre du Sommeil et de la Vigilance de l Hôtel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arch Intern Med 166:1744-8. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to assess, in patients with AR, whether duration and severity of AR are associated with sleep impairment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sleep management and the performance of eight sailors in the Tour de France à la voile yacht race
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Paris, France
    J Sports Sci 26:21-8. 2008
    ..The strategy of the winners was to get sufficient sleep before each leg so as to be the most alert and efficient during the race...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Sleep disorders. Wake-up time for sleep medicine]
    Damien Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, centre de référence hypersomnies rares, Hotel Dieu, Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, 75181Paris Cedex 04
    Rev Prat 57:1518-20. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Characteristics of insomnia in a primary care setting: EQUINOX survey of 5293 insomniacs from 10 countries
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, APHP, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu de Paris, 75004 Paris, France
    Sleep Med 11:987-98. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint An international survey of sleeping problems in the general population
    D Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:307-17. 2008
    ..Questions focused on the nature of sleeping problems, the impact of problems on daily functioning and behavior with regard to resolving sleeping problems...
  10. doi request reprint Daytime consequences of insomnia symptoms among outpatients in primary care practice: EQUINOX international survey
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, APHP, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, de Hôtel Dieu de Paris, Paris, France
    Sleep Med 11:999-1009. 2010
    ..To assess the daytime consequences in outpatients suffering from different insomnia symptoms in primary care practice...
  11. doi request reprint Underexposure to light at work and its association to insomnia and sleepiness: a cross-sectional study of 13,296 workers of one transportation company
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, APHP, Hotel Dieu, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Paris, France
    J Psychosom Res 70:29-36. 2011
    ..This study tried to assess the prevalence of sleep and wake disorders in subjects working in environments that are not exposed to natural light...
  12. ncbi request reprint An international survey of insomnia: under-recognition and under-treatment of a polysymptomatic condition
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Paris, France
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:1785-92. 2005
    ..Despite this, the prevalence of this condition is under-recognized and many sufferers do not receive adequate treatment...
  13. doi request reprint Societal costs of insomnia
    Damien Leger
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Sleep and Vigilance Center Centre du Sommeil et de la Vigilance, 1 pl du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris Cedex 04, France
    Sleep Med Rev 14:379-89. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Insomnia and sleep disruption: relevance for athletic performance
    Damien Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, 1, Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris Cedex 04, France
    Clin Sports Med 24:269-85, viii. 2005
    ..The nonpharmacologic approaches include stimulus control, sleep restriction, relaxation strategies, and cognitive behavioral therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Diurnal consequence of insomnia: impact on quality of life]
    D Leger
    Centre du sommeil de l Hôtel Dieu, 1, Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 157:1270-8. 2001
    ..They seemed to be more irritable and sensitive to the environment. At work they made more mistakes and had more sic leave. They also had poorer relationships with relatives and family than good sleepers...
  16. ncbi request reprint SF-36: evaluation of quality of life in severe and mild insomniacs compared with good sleepers
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, H tel Dieu de Paris, France
    Psychosom Med 63:49-55. 2001
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictive factors of sleep apnoea syndrome in type 2 diabetic patients
    J P Laaban
    Service de Pneumologie, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Universite Paris Descartes, AP HP, Paris, France
    Diabetes Metab 35:372-7. 2009
    ..This study aimed to assess the prevalence and characteristics of sleep apnoea syndrome (SAS) in patients hospitalized for poorly controlled type 2 diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Disorders of wakefulness and sleep in blind patients]
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu, 1, Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 157:S135-9. 2001
    ..Factorial analysis showed that factors such as being born blind, having ocular prosthesis, being single or having children had no influence on sleep. Working did however have an influence...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Review on sleep and awakening disorders]
    D Leger
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, centre de référence hypersomnies rares, Universite Paris Descartes, Hotel Dieu de Paris, AP HP, Sorbonne Paris Cité, 1, Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris Cedex 04, France 1
    Rev Med Interne 33:525-31. 2012
    ..The risk of car accidents and the impaired quality of daytime functioning are the main consequences of sleepiness. The aim of this paper is to give some recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of insomnia and sleepiness. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and compliance of mandibular repositioning device in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome under a patient-driven protocol of care
    M F Vecchierini
    CHU Bichat Claude Bernard, APHP, Paris, France
    Sleep Med 9:762-9. 2008
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint HD-16: a new quality of life instrument specifically designed for insomnia
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Service de Physiologie, Hotel Dieu de Paris, 1 pl du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris Cedex 04, France
    Sleep Med 6:191-8. 2005
    ..To design a new quality of life (QoL) instrument specifically for insomnia...
  22. doi request reprint [Restless legs syndrome and its clinical forms: diagnosis]
    Marie Françoise Vecchierini
    Universite Paris Descartes, AP HP, Hotel Dieu, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Paris, France
    Presse Med 39:556-63. 2010
    ..Practitioners would benefit to interview more systematically their patients complaining of poor sleep about legs discomfort and movements in the evening and at night...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Metabolic and cardiovascular comorbidities and sleep disorders]
    Virginie Bayon
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance et centre de référence hypersomnies rares, Paris Cedex
    Rev Prat 57:1565-8. 2007
    ..The sleep estimates are subjective and there are many possible biases. More studies are necessary to enlighten the implication of sleep in the development of metabolic disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint The cost of sleep-related accidents: a report for the National Commission on Sleep Disorders Research
    D Leger
    , Paris, France
    Sleep 17:84-93. 1994
    ..This is true both for drivers with sleep disorders and those without. We have calculated two different rates for estimating the number of motor-vehicle accidents caused by sleepiness.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  25. ncbi request reprint [Attitude toward insomnia: survey of 6043 French general practitioners]
    D Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, APHP, Paris
    Presse Med 34:1358-62. 2005
    ..To describe the attitudes of French general practitioners (GPs) about insomnia and its effect on patients' physical health and work...
  26. ncbi request reprint Professional correlates of insomnia
    Damien Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Paris, France
    Sleep 29:171-8. 2006
    ..The main objective measure was absenteeism. Accidents, self-esteem at work, job satisfaction, and efficiency at work were also investigated...
  27. doi request reprint [Role and actions of the orphan rare diseases reference center for central hypersomnias in France]
    M F Vecchierini
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu, APHP, Paris Centre de référence Hypersomnies rares Paris, Bordeaux, Garches, France
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 169:S56-62. 2013
    ..These goals appear to have been achieved over the past 5 years. However, there are now financial difficulties to be faced, given the increasing demands of patients and professionals while having to stay within the same limited budgets...
  28. doi request reprint [Nonrespiratory sleep disorders in obese and diabetic patients]
    V Bayon
    Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu de Paris, AP HP, faculté de médecine Paris 5, 75004 Paris, France
    Rev Pneumol Clin 65:67-74. 2009
    ..Sleep duration, obesity and diabetes are supposed to be linked because of hormonal modifications induced by sleep deprivation. Moreover, a relationship between diabetes and restless legs syndrome is not excluded...
  29. ncbi request reprint Sleep/wake cycles in the dark: sleep recorded by polysomnography in 26 totally blind subjects compared to controls
    Damien Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, France
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:1607-14. 2002
    ..To evaluate subjective sleep difficulties and nocturnal sleep with polysomnography in 26 completely blind subjects, living in normal social environments and to compare the findings with those of matched controls...
  30. doi request reprint [Insomnia and sleep apnea]
    V Bayon
    Universite Paris Descartes, AP HP, Hotel Dieu, 75004 Paris, France Équipe d accueil VIFASOM, Centre du sommeil et de la vigilance, Hotel Dieu de Paris, 1, Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris cedex 4, France Electronic address
    Rev Mal Respir 31:181-8. 2014
    ..Thus, in recent years, clinicians have become more aware of the possible association between insomnia and sleep apnea. This article reviews data published on different aspects of this co-occurrence. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal 6-sulfatoxymelatonin excretion in insomnia and its relation to the response to melatonin replacement therapy
    Damien Leger
    Centre du Sommeil, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Paris, France
    Am J Med 116:91-5. 2004
    ..We examined the excretion of the major melatonin metabolite 6-sulfatoxymelatonin in insomnia patients aged >or=55 years and its relation with the subsequent response to melatonin therapy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic impact of insomnia in working populations
    Arnaud Metlaine
    Sleep Disorders Center, Hotel Dieu de Paris, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris V, France
    Ind Health 43:11-9. 2005
    ..The negative impact is not only on individual but also at the societal levels. More epidemiological studies appear warranted to demonstrate a reciprocal link between work conditions and sleep disorders...
  33. doi request reprint Socio-professional handicap and accidental risk in patients with hypersomnias of central origin
    Virginie Bayon
    Université Paris Descartes Faculté de Médecine, APHP Hôtel Dieu Centre du Sommeil et de la Vigilance, Paris, France
    Sleep Med Rev 13:421-6. 2009
    ..Finally, medical treatment does not seem to be completely efficient and physicians should pay more attention to the education, work, life and social environment of their patients...