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The Effect of Sleep Deprivation on Cortical Oscillatory Waves of the EEG in Shift and Non-shift Health Workers

@article{Salako2019TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Sleep Deprivation on Cortical Oscillatory Waves of the EEG in Shift and Non-shift Health Workers},
  author={Mariam Salako and Menizibeya O Welcome and Cevat Unal and Senol Dane},
  journal={Journal of Research in Medical and Dental Science},
  year={2019},
  volume={7},
  pages={103-109}
}
Background: The harmful effects of shift work on heart function shave been reported in previous studies. However, the impact of shift work on cortical functions as recorded on EEG has not been widely reported. We aimed to investigate the possible harmful effects of sleep deprivation secondary to shift working on brain function by recording the EEG in work shift health workers. Method: Sixteen healthy health workers participated in this study. The study was conducted in Abuja, Nigeria, from… 
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