The effects of improving sleep on mental health (OASIS): a randomised controlled trial with mediation analysis
The Lancet Psychiatry
Fecha de Publicación: 06 September 2017
Autores: Prof Daniel Freeman, PhD’Correspondence information about the author Prof Daniel FreemanEmail the author Prof Daniel Freeman, Bryony Sheaves, DClinPsy, Prof Guy M Goodwin, FMedSci, Ly-Mee Yu, DPhil, Alecia Nickless, MSc, Prof Paul J Harrison, DM Oxon, Prof Richard Emsley, PhD, Annemarie I Luik, PhD, Prof Russell G Foster, PhD, Vanashree Wadekar, MSc, Christopher Hinds, DPhil, Prof Andrew Gumley, PhD, Prof Ray Jones, PhD, Prof Stafford Lightman, PhD, Prof Steve Jones, PhD, Prof Richard Bentall, PhD, Prof Peter Kinderman, PhD, Georgina Rowse,
Background: Sleep difficulties might be a contributory causal factor in the occurrence of mental health problems. If this is true, improving sleep should benefit psychological health. We aimed to determine whether treating insomnia leads to a reduction in paranoia and hallucinations.