Influence of race and socioeconomic status on sleep: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE project.

@article{Mezick2008InfluenceOR,
  title={Influence of race and socioeconomic status on sleep: Pittsburgh SleepSCORE project.},
  author={Elizabeth J. Mezick and Karen A. Matthews and Martica Hall and Patrick J Strollo and Daniel J Buysse and Thomas Kamarck and Jane F. Owens and Steven E. Reis},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={70 4},
  pages={410-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the independent and interactive effects of race and socioeconomic status (SES) on objective indices and self-reports of sleep. METHODS The sleep of 187 adults (41% black; mean age = 59.5 +/- 7.2 years) was examined. Nine nights of actigraphy and two nights of inhome polysomnography (PSG) were used to assess average sleep duration… CONTINUE READING