Shift working and risk of lipid disorders: A cross-sectional study

  title={Shift working and risk of lipid disorders: A cross-sectional study},
  author={Masoumeh Ghiasvand and Ramin Heshmat and Reza Golpira and Vahid Haghpanah and Ali Reza Soleimani and Payman Shoushtarizadeh and Seyed Mohammad Tavangar and Bagher Larijani},
  journal={Lipids in Health and Disease},
  pages={9 - 9}
previous studies have indicated on association between shift work and lipid profile disturbances. Lipid profile disturbances could be due to internal desynchronization. The aim of this study was to analyze whether there is relationship between shift work and serum lipids, fasting blood glucose and hypertension. A total of 424 rail road workers between the ages of 21 and 64 years in this study filled out a questionnaire, and total cholesterol, triglyceride and HDL-C concentration were measured… CONTINUE READING