A pragmatic evaluation of sleep patterns before gynecologic surgery

@article{Sheizaf2010APE,
  title={A pragmatic evaluation of sleep patterns before gynecologic surgery},
  author={Boaz Sheizaf and Beniamin Almog and Kareemah Salamah and Fady F Shehata and Janet Takefman and Togas Tulandi},
  journal={Gynecological Surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={8},
  pages={151-155}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate preoperative sleep patterns in-patients scheduled for elective endoscopic surgery and to compare sleep characteristics before different types of endoscopic procedures. A prospective survey cohort study (Canadian Task Force classification II-2) was designed to evaluate quantitative and qualitative (score 1–7) sleep parameters. Patients completed sleep-monitoring forms on the baseline (6 weeks before surgery), two nights (night-2), and the night before… CONTINUE READING