Sleep disturbance in adults with cancer: a systematic review of evidence for best practices in assessment and management for clinical practice.

@article{Howell2014SleepDI,
  title={Sleep disturbance in adults with cancer: a systematic review of evidence for best practices in assessment and management for clinical practice.},
  author={Doris D Howell and Tom K Oliver and Sue Keller-Olaman and Judith R. Davidson and Sheila N Garland and Charles Harry Samuels and Jos{\'e}e Savard and Claire Harris and Mich{\`e}le Aubin and Karin Olson and Jonathan Sussman and J. F. MacFarlane and Claire Taylor},
  journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology},
  year={2014},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={791-800}
}
Sleep disturbance is prevalent in cancer with detrimental effects on health outcomes. Sleep problems are seldom identified or addressed in cancer practice. The purpose of this review was to identify the evidence base for the assessment and management of cancer-related sleep disturbance (insomnia and insomnia syndrome) for oncology practice. The search of the health literature included grey literature data sources and empirical databases from June 2004 to June 2012. The evidence was reviewed by… CONTINUE READING