Problem

Sundown syndrome

Nature:
Sundown syndrome is a year-round condition affecting the elderly, and it is linked to the hours before sunset. The symptoms are increased agitation and confusion in late afternoon and early evening. The syndrome may be related to the seasonal affective disorder (SAD) and is thought to be depressive in nature.
Related Problems:
Seasonal affective disorder
Subject(s):
Medicine Pathology
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST