Impact of Decreased Sleep on Pain and Work Performance of Hospital Care Workers

Reported by Haydee | 17 Aug, 2012

A new study from the Harvard Center for Work, Health and Wellbeing (a US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Centre of Excellence) found that sleep deprivation can cause problems in work performance among hospital care workers. According to NIOSH, sleep deficiency including short sleep duration, insomnia symptoms and sleep insufficiency or all three …