Researchers measured the amount of beta-amyloid build-up in their brains over time, and compared those results to the amount of daytime sleepiness
each person reported.
Reports do not mention sleepiness
as the cause of road accidents, but sudden changing of lanes or swerving in some cases are brought on by sleepiness
Repeated measures of finger dexterity and sleepiness
were done at fixed intervals of 0, 6, 12, 18, and 24 h of SD.
According to the authors, health care providers often dismiss patient complaints of poor sleep and daytime sleepiness
Asking about any history of safety issues, (8) including sleepiness
during driving, cooking, or other activities, is also important.
The use of the scale had been practice beforehand and consisted of the following scores: 1 = extremely alert, 2 = very alert, 3 = alert, 4 = rather alert, 5 = neither alert or sleepy, 6 = some sign of sleepiness
, 7 = sleepy, but no effort to stay awake, 8 = sleepy, some effort to stay awake, 9 = very sleepy, great effort to stay awake.
The 10% students were defined to have Excessive Day Time Sleepiness
(EDS) based on ESS score of >10 and 70.
However, daytime sleepiness
, measured subjectively using the Epworth Sleepiness
Scale and the Karolinska Sleepiness
Scale and measured objectively using the Oxford Sleep Resistance test, did not differ significantly between the two study groups.
Keywords: Sleep quality, Medical student, Excessive daytime sleepiness
, Pittsburgh sleep quality index, Epworth sleepiness
Collectively, they contribute to the increase in daytime sleepiness
frequently found in PD patients.
The primary objective was to identify at least one dose of E2006 that could provide a satisfactory balance of sleep efficiency (total sleep time as a proportion of time in bed) and next-day residual sleepiness
Association of Sleep and Fatigue With Decision Regret Among Critical Care Nurses" found that nurses impaired by fatigue, loss of sleep, daytime sleepiness
, and an inability to recover between shifts are more likely than well-rested nurses to report decision regret.