Denlinger C.S.,Fox Chase Cancer Center |
Ligibel J.A.,Dana Farber Brigham and Womens Cancer Center |
Are M.,Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center |
Scott Baker K.,Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center |
And 23 more authors.
JNCCN Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network | Year: 2014
Sleep disorders, including insomnia and excessive sleepiness, affect a significant proportion of patients with cancer and survivors, often in combination with fatigue, anxiety, and depression. Improvements in sleep lead to improvements in fatigue, mood, and quality of life. This section of the NCCN Guidelines for Survivorship provides screening, diagnosis, and management recommendations for sleep disorders in survivors. Management includes combinations of sleep hygiene education, physical activity, psychosocial interventions, and pharmacologic treatments. © National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Inc. 2014, All rights reserved. Source