Shift work sleep disorder: burden of illness and approaches to management.

@article{Schwartz2006ShiftWS,
  title={Shift work sleep disorder: burden of illness and approaches to management.},
  author={Jonathan R. L. Schwartz and Thomas Roth},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2006},
  volume={66 18},
  pages={2357-70}
}
More than 6 million Americans work night shifts on a regular or rotating basis. The negative consequences of shift work have been established, and recent evidence suggests that patients with shift work sleep disorder (SWSD) are at increased risk of these consequences and co-morbidities. SWSD is a relatively common but under-recognised, and hence… CONTINUE READING