Association between body mass index and sleep duration assessed by objective methods in a representative sample of the adult population.

@article{Moraes2013AssociationBB,
  title={Association between body mass index and sleep duration assessed by objective methods in a representative sample of the adult population.},
  author={Walterandr{\'e} dos Santos Moraes and Dalva Lucia Rollemberg Poyares and Ion{\'a} Zalcman and Marco Tulio de Mello and Lia Rita Azeredo Bittencourt and Rog{\'e}rio Santos-Silva and Sergio Tufik},
  journal={Sleep medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={
          312-8
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Sleep duration has been associated with overweight individuals in many epidemiological studies; however, few studies have assessed sleep using objective methods. Our study was designed to evaluate the association between body mass index (BMI) and sleep duration measured by actigraphy (Acti), polysomnography (PSG) and the Pittsburgh sleep quality index questionnaire (PSQIO). Furthermore, we evaluated other biochemical and polysomnographic parameters. METHODS A representative… CONTINUE READING
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