Sleep symptoms, race/ethnicity, and socioeconomic position.

  title={Sleep symptoms, race/ethnicity, and socioeconomic position.},
  author={Michael A. Grandner and Megan E Ruiter Petrov and Pinyo Rattanaumpawan and Nicholas Jackson and Alec Platt and Nirav P. Patel},
  journal={Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine},
  volume={9 9},
  pages={897-905; 905A-905D}
STUDY OBJECTIVES Growing evidence indicates sleep is a major public health issue. Race/ethnicity and socioeconomics may contribute to sleep problems. This study assessed whether sleep symptoms were more prevalent among minorities and/or the socioeconomically disadvantaged. DESIGN Cross-sectional. SETTING Epidemiologic survey. PATIENTS OR PARTICIPANTS 2007-2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (N = 4,081). INTERVENTIONS None. MEASUREMENTS AND RESULTS Sociodemographics… CONTINUE READING


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