sleep deficit

sleep deficit

a lack of sleep time or a relative lack of one of the stages of sleep as determined by a sleep study.

sleep def·i·cit

(slēp def'i-sit)
A lack of sleep time or a relative lack of one of the stages of sleep as determined by a sleep study.

sleep def·i·cit

(slēp def'i-sit)
Lack of sleep time or a relative lack of one of the stages of sleep as determined by a sleep study.
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This situation might be worsened by increasing sleep deficit after many nights at work (5).
If a sleep deficit is that dangerous when driving, what are the implications at work?
Practicing good sleeping habits only during time off does not erase the sleep deficit many of us carry.
Unfortunately, this creates a sleep deficit that can cause the body, brain, and mind to function at a subpar level.
In an evaluation of working memory capacity linked with the sleep deficit of internal medicine residents, full recovery of working memory from sleep deficit did not occur until the fourth day of improved sleep [19].
2 Understand that a sleep deficit of just a couple of hours can lead to irritability and can also increase someone's likelihood to take irrational risks.
Understand that a sleep deficit of just a couple of hours can lead to irritability and can increase someone's likelihood to take irrational risks.
While total sleep loss appears more dramatic, partial sleep loss can lead to a cumulative sleep deficit, or sleep debt, especially when it is a chronic condition.
The glycaemic control is worsened with worsening sleep duration and there is a rise of 1.1% in the glycosylated haemoglobin with a sleep deficit of more than two hours.14
Slow or derail the progress of members who display lifestyle health risk factors propelling them toward ill health, such as tobacco use, a lack of physical activity, poor nutrition, overweight or obesity, sleep deficit and stress.
The truth is yes, our personal and national sleep deficit is costing us more than we realize.
Although you can't bank sleep, you can certainly make up for a mild sleep deficit with a mammoth night's sleep.