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Sleep Length: Findings and Recommendations for Future Research

Chapter


Abstract


  • Short and long sleep duration has been linked with a variety of consequences such as impaired cognition, increased risk of chronic health conditions (e.g., cardiovascular disease), motor vehicle accidents, and mortality. The objective of this article is to review relevant evidence from recent large-scale prospective studies. On the basis of this review, recommendations are provided to facilitate future research in this area.

UOW Authors


Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Magee, C. A., Iverson, D. C., & Caputi, P. (2013). Sleep Length: Findings and Recommendations for Future Research. In Encyclopedia of Sleep (pp. 371-377). doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-378610-4.00078-4

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9780123786104

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85070017629

Web Of Science Accession Number


Book Title


  • Encyclopedia of Sleep

Start Page


  • 371

End Page


  • 377

Abstract


  • Short and long sleep duration has been linked with a variety of consequences such as impaired cognition, increased risk of chronic health conditions (e.g., cardiovascular disease), motor vehicle accidents, and mortality. The objective of this article is to review relevant evidence from recent large-scale prospective studies. On the basis of this review, recommendations are provided to facilitate future research in this area.

UOW Authors


Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Magee, C. A., Iverson, D. C., & Caputi, P. (2013). Sleep Length: Findings and Recommendations for Future Research. In Encyclopedia of Sleep (pp. 371-377). doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-378610-4.00078-4

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9780123786104

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-85070017629

Web Of Science Accession Number


Book Title


  • Encyclopedia of Sleep

Start Page


  • 371

End Page


  • 377