Fatigue in military aviation shift workers: survey results for selected occupational groups.

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BACKGROUND Shift workers are particularly vulnerable to increased sleepiness, chronic fatigue, and decreased performance, which can adversely impact productivity and safety in military flight operations. This study examined the association of specific risk factors including work context and shift system details (squadron: remotely piloted aircraft [RPAI vs… (More)

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@article{Tvaryanas2006FatigueIM, title={Fatigue in military aviation shift workers: survey results for selected occupational groups.}, author={Anthony P. Tvaryanas and William Thompson}, journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine}, year={2006}, volume={77 11}, pages={1166-70} }