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Table 5 Efficacy of hypnosis for patients with sleep onset delay n = 70

From: Hypnosis for treatment of insomnia in school-age children: a retrospective chart review

  Reported time required for sleep onset
  < 30 min. 30–59 min. 60–119 min. > = 120 min.
Insomnia without associated diagnosis; n = 11     
   Baseline 0% 18% 27% 55%
   After hypnosis 82% 9% 0% 9%
Associated with anxiety or ADD* only; n = 12     
   Baseline 0% 25% 33% 42%
   After hypnosis 67% 25% 8% 0%
Associated with other diagnoses; n = 47     
   Baseline 0% 26% 45% 28%
   After hypnosis 74% 15% 9% 2%
  1. * Attention deficit disorder