Sleep disruption in patients with chronic leg ulcers

Dominic UPTON, Abbye Andrews

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Abstract

To investigate the incidence of sleep disruption in people with chronic leg ulcers and to explore which factors may contribute to sleep problems. • Method: A questionnaire survey was completed by a convenience sample of 52 leg ulcer patients attending community-based Leg Clubs in England and Wales.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)389-394
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Wound Care
Volume22
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

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UPTON, Dominic ; Andrews, Abbye. / Sleep disruption in patients with chronic leg ulcers. In: Journal of Wound Care. 2013 ; Vol. 22, No. 8. pp. 389-394.
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Sleep disruption in patients with chronic leg ulcers. / UPTON, Dominic; Andrews, Abbye.

In: Journal of Wound Care, Vol. 22, No. 8, 2013, p. 389-394.

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