Influence of sleep on symptom improvement and return to work in clinical burnout.

@article{Sonnenschein2008InfluenceOS,
  title={Influence of sleep on symptom improvement and return to work in clinical burnout.},
  author={Mieke Sonnenschein and Marjolijn J. Sorbi and Marc J. P. M. Verbraak and Wilmar B. Schaufeli and Cora J. M. Maas and Lorenz J. P. van Doornen},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of work, environment & health},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={23-32}
}
OBJECTIVES The current study examined the extent to which symptom improvement and full return to work occurs among clinically burnt-out employees and what the influence of concurring sleep problems is with respect to health recovery. METHODS Fifty-nine burnt-out employees on extended sick leave assessed their symptoms for 2 weeks using an electronic diary. After 6 months, the measurements were repeated. Symptom levels were compared with those of a healthy reference group that was assessed… CONTINUE READING