Wurz, Amanda J.; Loiselle, Carmen G.
May 2013
Oncology Exchange;May2013, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p33
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the results of a clinical trial on psychosocial care in oncology presented at the Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology Conference held on April 24-25, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario. The study explored the effectiveness of video-based cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) in women with breast cancer (BCa). A comparison of video-based CBT and professional CBT for the treatment of insomnia is outlined.


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