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Sleep quality during exam stress: the role of alcohol caffeine and nicotine

Zunhammer, Matthias and Eichhammer, Peter and Busch, Volker (2014) Sleep quality during exam stress: the role of alcohol caffeine and nicotine. PLoS ONE 9 (10), e109490.

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Academic exam stress is known to compromise sleep quality and alter drug consumption in university students. Here we evaluated if sleeping problems and changes in legal drug consumption during exam stress are interrelated. We used the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) to survey sleep quality before, during, and after an academic exam period in 150 university students in a longitudinal ...


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Item type:Article
Date:3 October 2014
Institutions:Psychology and Pedagogy > Institut für Psychologie
Psychology and Pedagogy > Institut für Pädagogik
Psychology and Pedagogy > Institut für Sportwissenschaft
Projects:Open Access Publizieren (DFG)
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Dewey Decimal Classification:100 Philosophy & psychology > 150 Psychology
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Deposited on:10 Oct 2014 11:17
Last modified:26 Feb 2015 19:05
Item ID:30862
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