TITLE

Vehicle accidents related to sleep: a review

AUTHOR(S)
Horne, J.; Reyner, L.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;May1999, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p289
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the relationship between falling asleep while driving and vehicle accidents. Importance of circadian factors in the determination of driver sleepiness; Pathological causes of driver sleepiness; Role of self awareness for alerting the driver than automatic sleepiness detectors in the vehicle.
ACCESSION #
9518306

 

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