Sleep problems in cancer patients: prevalence and association with distress and pain

@article{Sharma2012SleepPI,
  title={Sleep problems in cancer patients: prevalence and association with distress and pain},
  author={Neelom Sharma and Christian Holm Hansen and Mark O'Connor and Parvez Thekkumpurath and Janeane L. Walker and Annet Kleiboer and Gordon D. Murray and Colin A. Espie and Dawn J. Storey and Michael Sharpe},
  journal={Psycho‐Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={21}
}
Although it is increasingly recognized that cancer patients often have sleep problems, we lack data on their prevalence and associations in representative clinical populations. We aimed to determine (i) the prevalence of sleep problems amongst outpatients of a cancer centre and (ii) the association with medical variables, emotional distress and pain. 
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