Sleep disturbances in patients with lung cancer in Turkey


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BÜLBÜL Y., ÖZLÜ T., Arinc S., Akinci Ozyurek B., Günbatar H., Senturk A., ...More

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.66, no.4, pp.297-303, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/tt.67689
  • Journal Name: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.297-303
  • Keywords: Lung cancer, sleep disturbance, insomnia, symptom, pain, dyspnea, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, SYMPTOMS, PAIN
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Sleep quality is known to be associated with the distressing symptoms of cancer. The purpose of this study was to analyze the impact of cancer symptoms on insomnia and the prevalence of sleep-related problems reported by the patients with lung cancer in Turkey.