Self-reported sleep duration, sleep quality, and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control study.

@article{Girschik2013SelfreportedSD,
  title={Self-reported sleep duration, sleep quality, and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control study.},
  author={Jennifer Girschik and Jane S. Heyworth and Lin Fritschi},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={177 4},
  pages={
          316-27
        }
}
Breast cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed invasive cancers. Established risk factors account for only a small proportion of cases. Previous studies have found reductions in sleep duration and quality in the general population over time. There is evidence to suggest a link between poor sleep and an increased risk of breast cancer. In this study, we investigated the relationship between breast cancer and sleep duration and quality in Western Australian women. Data were obtained from a… CONTINUE READING

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