Variations in diurnal and nocturnal waking state in air traffic controllers


Physiological variables of 22 air traffic controllers (ATCs), mean age 32, were continuously telemetrically recorded from 08:00 to 17:30 and on the following day from 19:00 to either 00:00 or 03:00. EEG (alpha and theta indices, slow delta waves), EOG (palpebral blinks), EMG (from the neck muscles) and EKG (HR) were recorded. Comparison between day and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00441293

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