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Investigating the application of motion accelerometers as a sleep monitoring technique and the clinical burden of the intensive care environment on sleep quality: study protocol for a prospective observational study in Australia

Delaney, Lori; Currie, Marian J; Huang, Carol; Litton, Edward; Wibrow, Bradley; Lopez, Violeta; Van Haren, Frank

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Introduction: Sleep is a state of quiescence that facilitates the significant restorative processes that enhance individuals’ physiological and psychological well-being. Patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) experience substantial sleep disturbance. Despite the biological importance of sleep, sleep monitoring does not form part of standard clinical care for critically ill patients. There exists an unmet need to assess the feasibility and accuracy of a range of sleep assessment...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/251660
Source: BMJ Open
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019704
Access Rights: Open Access

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