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

  title={Shift working and risk of lipid disorders: A cross-sectional study},
  author={M. Ghiasvand and R. Heshmat and R. Golpira and V. Haghpanah and A. Soleimani and P. Shoushtarizadeh and S. M. Tavangar and B. Larijani},
  journal={Lipids in Health and Disease},
  pages={9 - 9}
  • M. Ghiasvand, R. Heshmat, +5 authors B. Larijani
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Lipids in Health and Disease
  • Backgroundprevious 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.ResultsA 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… CONTINUE READING
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