Sleep rounds: a multidisciplinary approach to optimize sleep quality and satisfaction in hospitalized patients.

@article{Thomas2012SleepRA,
  title={Sleep rounds: a multidisciplinary approach to optimize sleep quality and satisfaction in hospitalized patients.},
  author={Katherine P Thomas and Rachel M. E. Salas and Charlene E Gamaldo and Yolanda Chik and Linda Huffman and Russell J. Rasquinha and Robert E Hoesch},
  journal={Journal of hospital medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={508-12}
}
BACKGROUND Poor sleep has adverse affects on heath, yet few studies have addressed the goal of improving sleep among hospitalized patients. We evaluated the effectiveness of a sleep-promoting intervention on the quality and quantity of sleep among inpatients. METHODS This study was conducted on a neurological ward in a large, tertiary care hospital. Sleep quality, quantity, and disruptors were assessed using questionnaires completed by patients during their hospital stay and Press Ganey… CONTINUE READING
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