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Microarousals during sleep are associated with increased levels of lipids, cortisol, and blood pressure.

Authors
  • Ekstedt, Mirjam
  • Akerstedt, Torbjörn
  • Söderström, Marie
Type
Published Article
Journal
Psychosomatic Medicine
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2004
Volume
66
Issue
6
Pages
925–931
Identifiers
PMID: 15564359
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Consistent with sleep restriction experiments, sleep fragmentation was associated with elevated levels of metabolic and cardiovascular risk indicators of stress-related disorders. Number of arousals also seems to be related to workload/stress.

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