Short summary of a recent publication, written by scientific experts.
Published: 06 Dec 2018
Benefits of cognitive behavioural treatment for adults with comorbid insomnia and fibromyalgia
- Cognitive behavioural treatment for insomnia (CBT-I) offers promise to reduce chronic pain in some adults with fibromyalgia.
Why this matters
Insomnia is a highly prevalent comorbidity in chronic pain, and CBT-I interventions may be more effective than CBT for pain (CBT-P) at reducing pain intensity in people with fibromyalgia.