Predictors of sleep quality in community-dwelling older adults in Northern Taiwan.

@article{Yang2012PredictorsOS,
  title={Predictors of sleep quality in community-dwelling older adults in Northern Taiwan.},
  author={Chiu-Yueh Yang and Ai-Fu Chiou},
  journal={The journal of nursing research : JNR},
  year={2012},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={249-60}
}
BACKGROUND Poor sleep quality may have a significant and negative impact on physical and mental health. Poor sleep quality also increases the risk of all-cause mortality. Few studies have explored the sleep quality of community-dwelling older adults in Taiwan. PURPOSE This study examined the prevalence of sleep disturbance and potential factors of influence in community-dwelling older people in Taiwan. METHODS We used a cross-sectional design to recruit a total of 160 individuals 60 years… CONTINUE READING
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