Individual Study / SHM

Sleep and Health in Men

Sleep and Health in Men

Initiatives -
The purpose of this population-based study is to analyze the prevalence of sleep disordered breathing and other sleep disturbances in men and also to investigate long-term consequences of sleep-disordered breathing.
Start Year
1984
End Year
2007
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Eva Lindberg
    Akademiska sjukhuset

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Since then the cohort has been investigated another two times U1994 and 2007) with postal questionnaires and subgroups have been studied with whole-night sleep registrations, blood sampling, anthromometric measurements and oral glucose tolerance tests (OGTT).

Marker Paper

Lindberg E, Carter N, Gislason T, Janson C. Role of snoring and daytime sleepiness in occupational accidents. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2001 Dec 1;164(11):2031-5. doi: 10.1164/ajrccm.164.11.2102028.

PUBMED 11739131

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,874
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Men aged 30-64

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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