The Association Between Chronic Low Back Pain and Sleep: A Systematic Review

  title={The Association Between Chronic Low Back Pain and Sleep: A Systematic Review},
  author={Grainne Kelly and Catherine Blake and Camillus Power and Declan O'keeffe and Brona M. Fullen},
  journal={The Clinical Journal of Pain},
ObjectivesChronic low back pain (CLBP) adversely affects many quality of life components, and is reported to impair sleep. The aim of this review was to determine the association between CLBP and sleep. MethodsThis review comprised 3 phases: an electronic database search (PubMed, Cinahl Plus, EMBASE, PsychInfo, Pedro, and Cochrane Library) identified potential articles; these were screened for inclusion criteria by 2 independent reviewers; extraction of data from accepted articles; and rating… 

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