Sleep disturbances in children recovered from central nervous system neoplasms.

@article{Greenfeld2011SleepDI,
  title={Sleep disturbances in children recovered from central nervous system neoplasms.},
  author={Michal Greenfeld and Shlomi Constantini and Riva Tauman and Yakov Sivan},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={159 2},
  pages={268-72.e1}
}
OBJECTIVES To identify the prevalence of long-term sleep disturbances in children successfully treated for central nervous system tumors by use of subjective and objective tools. STUDY DESIGN Children diagnosed and treated for central nervous system tumors and age-matched control subjects were studied. Information on demographics, tumor type, location, and therapies were collected. Parents completed a 28-item sleep questionnaire. Sleep was also evaluated with a sleep-log and actigraphy… CONTINUE READING