TITLE

NAPPING ON THE NIGHT SHIFT: SLACKER OR SAVIOR?

AUTHOR(S)
Alspach, Grif
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2008, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the benefits of napping for nurses on the night shift. It provides an overview of the punishment for employees caught sleeping on the job. It discusses the prevalence of sleep deprivation among adults in the U.S., according to a poll conducted by the National Sleep Foundation. It outlines the consequences of sleep deficits. It describes the results of napping for nurses and physicians.
ACCESSION #
35453406

 

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