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    1997

Sleep Quality of Former Night-shift Workers.

@article{Dumont1997SleepQO,
  title={Sleep Quality of Former Night-shift Workers.},
  author={Dumont and Montplaisir and Infante-Rivard},
  journal={International journal of occupational and environmental health},
  year={1997},
  volume={3 Supplement 2},
  pages={
          S10-S14
        }
}
This study explored the relationship between past night-shift work and present quality of sleep, first by a survey and second with standard laboratory recordings. Nurses (n = 479) working on a day or evening schedule answered a questionnaire about past night-shift work and present quality of sleep. An insomnia index, derived from the questionnaire, was elevated for nurses who had worked more than five nights per month for four to ten years. The index was low for the 13 nurses who had worked… CONTINUE READING

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