Kathy Richards

Summary

Affiliation: Polisher Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Periodic leg movements predict total sleep time in persons with cognitive impairment and sleep disturbance
    Kathy C Richards
    Polisher Research Institute, Abramson Center for Jewish Life, Horsham, PA, USA
    Sleep 31:224-30. 2008
  2. pmc Restless legs syndrome risk factors, behaviors, and diagnoses in persons with early to moderate dementia and sleep disturbance
    Kathy Richards
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, 1425 Horsham Rd, North Wales, PA 19454 1320, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:48-61. 2010

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc Periodic leg movements predict total sleep time in persons with cognitive impairment and sleep disturbance
    Kathy C Richards
    Polisher Research Institute, Abramson Center for Jewish Life, Horsham, PA, USA
    Sleep 31:224-30. 2008
    ..To determine if periodic leg movements predict total sleep time at night in elders with cognitive impairment and sleep disturbance...
  2. pmc Restless legs syndrome risk factors, behaviors, and diagnoses in persons with early to moderate dementia and sleep disturbance
    Kathy Richards
    Polisher Research Institute, Madlyn and Leonard Abramson Center for Jewish Life, 1425 Horsham Rd, North Wales, PA 19454 1320, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:48-61. 2010
    ..Older persons with mild to moderate dementia and sleep disturbance may require objective diagnostics to identify RLS...

Research Grants8

  1. Effect of Activities and Exercise on Sleep in Dementia
    Kathy Richards; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will provide important new prescriptive data for clinicians on the usefulness of limiting daytime napping and promoting social and physical activity in elders with cognitive impairment and disturbed sleep. ..
  2. Validation of Measures of Restless Legs Syndrome for Elders with Memory Disorders
    Kathy Richards; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Receiver Operator Curves will determine the best single or combination of instruments to diagnose RLS. ..