Sleep problems and their correlates in a working population

  title={Sleep problems and their correlates in a working population},
  author={MPH Dr. Miriam Kuppermann and Deborah P. Lubeck and MBA Peter D. Mazonson and MSPH Donald L. Patrick and Anita L. Stewart and Dr. Don P. Buesching and Sheila K. Filer},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
OBJECTIVE: To measure the prevalence of sleep problems in a working population and examine their association with health problems, health-related quality-of-life measures, work-related problems, and medical expenditures. Also, to explore the usefulness of a sleep-problems screen for mental health conditions and underlying sleep disorders. DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey administered via voice mail and telephone interview. SETTING: A San Francisco Bay Area telecommunications firm. PARTICIPANTS… CONTINUE READING

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