Sleep quality in women with systemic lupus erythematosus:contributing factors and effects on health-related quality of life

دریافت زمان انتشار : ۱۳۹۵/۱۲/۱۱ تعداد بازدید : 1304 نویسندگان: Leila MIRBAGHER|Ali GHOLAMREZAEI|Naeimeh HOSSEINI|Zahra SAYED BONAKDAR تعداد دانلود : 0 تعداد صفحات : 7

Sleep disturbances are common in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Studies with subjective sleep measures have shown that up to 80% of SLE patients have poor sleep quality.1–4 Poor or insufficient sleep in SLE patients can worsen fatigue, a common complaint in these patients, and impair health-related
quality of life (HQoL) and cognitive function.5 Moreover, it has been shown in the general population that poor sleep quality increases the risk of cardiovascular and coronary heart diseases.6 Although there is no direct evidence in this regard, sleep quality disturbance may play a role in enhanced cardiovascular disease seen in SLE patients.7 Therefore, studying sleep and identifying factors contributing to sleep disturbances in SLE patients is of great importance. There has been a controversy among the results of previous studies regarding the factors contributing to...............