- Gerard A Kerkhof
Chronobiol Int 2017 Nov 20:1-10. Epub 2017 Nov 20.
a Department of Psychology , University of Amsterdam , Amsterdam , The Netherlands.
Taking into consideration that shift work has a wide-ranging impact on circadian and sleep functioning, it seems likely that shift work increases the risk of a general sleep disturbance, spread out over a multitude of comorbid sleep disorders. The aim of the present study is to analyze and present the sleep disorder data of 250 shift workers and 971 permanent day workers, taken from a nationally representative sample. Additional data concerning duration, timing, and quality of sleep, daytime functioning and social/family variables were added to the analyses. Read More