Association of hostility with sleep duration and sleep disturbances in an employee population.

@article{Grano2008AssociationOH,
  title={Association of hostility with sleep duration and sleep disturbances in an employee population.},
  author={Niklas Grano and Jussi Vahtera and Marianna Virtanen and Liisa Keltikangas-Jarvinen and Mika Kivimaki},
  journal={International journal of behavioral medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={73-80}
}
BACKGROUND Sleep disturbances are common among the general population, and hostile persons have been proposed to be at greater risk of several serious health problems and diseases. PURPOSE This study examined the relationships between hostility, sleep disturbances, and sleep duration in a large non-clinical sample of 5,433 employees working in 12 Finnish hospitals. METHOD Data were collected by questionnaire surveys in 1998 and 2000. RESULTS Higher hostility was cross-sectionally… CONTINUE READING