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Personalized Medicine in Sleep Health

Ronald Grunstein

in Integrative Neuroscience and Personalized Medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195393804
eISBN:
9780199863495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393804.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

Personalized sleep medicine is an emerging area of research and practice. Sleep disorders are common with appreciable morbidity and economic impact. Recent studies have identified clear ... More


Sleep and shift-work

J. Axelsson, G. Kecklund, and M. Sallinen

in Sleep, Health and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199566594
eISBN:
9780191595066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566594.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The rapid development of the modern society has resulted in a growing population of workers that have to work around the clock. However, working at other times (which is what a shift-worker does) ... More


Sleepiness, alertness, and performance

T. Åkerstedt

in Sleep, Health and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199566594
eISBN:
9780191595066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566594.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Sleepiness is subjective, physiological, and behavioural. This may lead to a certain amount of confusion in discussions of prevalence, mechanism, and societal implications. It has a considerable ... More


Sleep and Development: Familial and Socio-Cultural Considerations

Mona El-Sheikh

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195395754
eISBN:
9780199894468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395754.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Sleep deprivation, poor sleep quality, and erratic sleep schedules are highly common among children and youth. Although sleep is a fundamental biological process that affects the health and ... More


Disorders of arousal and sleep systems

Heather Ashton

in Brain Function and Psychotropic Drugs

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192622426
eISBN:
9780191724749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192622426.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

Sleeping and waking mechanisms operate together as a homogeneous functional unit, the final output of which determines the level of arousal. Thus, disorders of one mechanism inevitably tend to affect ... More


Sleep and shift work

John Axelsson, Mikael Sallinen, Tina Sundelin, and Göran Kecklund

in Sleep, Health, and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198778240
eISBN:
9780191823756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198778240.003.0020
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

The rapid development of modern society has resulted in a growing population of workers that have to work around the clock. However, working at different times comes at a cost. Night work is related ... More


Drowsy driving

Pierre Philip, Stephanie Bioulac, Patricia Sagaspe, and Jean-Arthur Micoulaud-Franchi

in Sleep, Health, and Society: From Aetiology to Public Health

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198778240
eISBN:
9780191823756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198778240.003.0021
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Drowsy driving increases risk of traffic accidents. A major problem remains in the identification of drowsy drivers at risk for traffic accidents. Drowsy driving is the consequence of various ... More


Work, Sleep, and Driving

Alistair W. MacLean

in Work and Sleep: Research Insights for the Workplace

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190217662
eISBN:
9780190600822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190217662.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The United Nations estimates that by 2020, in the absence of appropriate action, motor vehicle accidents will be the fifth leading cause of death worldwide. Driving in relation to work by ... More


Fatigue and Safety at Work

Jennifer H. K. Wong and E. Kevin Kelloway

in Work and Sleep: Research Insights for the Workplace

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190217662
eISBN:
9780190600822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190217662.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter examines the safety consequences of fatigue-related constructs. Fatigue is conceptualized as both characteristics of previous night's sleep and sleepiness during the day. The chapter ... More


Sleep and Work Withdrawal

Erica L. Carleton and Julian Barling

in Work and Sleep: Research Insights for the Workplace

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190217662
eISBN:
9780190600822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190217662.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Work withdrawal behaviors (e.g. lateness and absenteeism) are important and costly organizational outcomes and have been of interest to organizations and researchers alike for decades. We begin the ... More


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