• Therapy by Phone Helps Insomnia With Arthritis Pain

    4 days ago - By MedPageToday

    Telephone-based cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia was effective in older adults with osteoarthritis pain, the randomized OATS trial showed.
    Insomnia Severity Index scores dropped by 8.1 points on the 28...
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  • Telephone CBT improves insomnia, osteoarthritis pain symptoms

    Telephone CBT improves insomnia, osteoarthritis pain symptoms

    4 days ago - By Healio

    Cognitive behavioral therapy offered via a telephone call improved sleep, fatigue and, “to a lesser degree,” pain among older adults with insomnia and osteoarthritis, according to researchers.
    “Scalable delivery models of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia , an effective treatment, are needed for widespread implementation, particularly in rural and underserved populations lacking ready access to insomnia treatment,” Susan M. McCurry, PhD, a research professor at the University of Washington School of Nursing, and colleagues wrote in JAMA Internal Medicine.
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  • Telephone CBT-I improves sleep, fatigue and some pain symptoms

    4 days ago - By Healio

    Cognitive behavioral therapy offered via a telephone call was effective in improving sleep, fatigue, and, to a lesser degree, pain among older adults with comorbid insomnia and osteoarthritis, data showed.
    “Scalable delivery models of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia , an effective treatment, are needed for widespread implementation, particularly in rural and underserved populations lacking ready access to insomnia treatment,” Susan M. McCurry, PhD, a research professor at the University of Washington School of Nursing, and colleagues wrote in JAMA Internal
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