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The varying degrees of sleep behaviors

We concluded that medical students in our university have various degrees of sleep problems and this can affect their performance both in school and even after graduating as a doctor. It is therefore paramount to introduce sleep hygiene as a subject in medicine.

The article was published by
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Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice
Volume / Volumen: 17
Number / Número: 2
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 232-236
Year / Año: 2014
Month / Mes: march

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Principal institution where the research took place
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College Of medicine University of Nigeria Enugu Campus, Enugu, Enugu, Nigeria

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Las diferentes conductas relacionadas con el sueño.
Patrones de Sueño entre Estudiantes de Medicina de una Universidad Nigeriana

Concluimos que los estudiantes de medicina de nuestra universidad tienen diferentes grados de trastornos del sueño, lo cual puede afectar su rendimiento durante la formación y una vez graduados como médicos. Por lo tanto, es fundamental introducir la higiene del sueño como una materia más en la carrera de medicina.
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Bibliographic references
Referencias bibliográficas

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Other articles written by the author Josephat Chinawa
Otros artículos de Josephat Chinawa

Ekwochi U, Chinawa JM, Obi I, Obu HA, Agwu S. Use and/or misuse of antibiotics in management of diarrhea among children in Enugu, Southeast Nigeria. J Trop Pediatr 59:314-6, 2013.
Eke CB, Obu HA, Chinawa JM, Adimora GN, Obi IE. Perception of child adoption among parents/care-givers of children attending pediatric outpatients' clinics in Enugu, South East, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice 2:17, 2014.
Chinawa JM, Obu HA, Uwaezuoke SN. Foreign body in vagina: an uncommon cause of vaginitis in children. Ann Med Health Sci Res 3:102-4, 2013.
Chinawa JM, Chinawa AT, Obu HA, Chukwu BF, Eke CB. Performance of medical students in paediatric examinations and associated factors. Curr Pediatr Res 17:101-105, 2013.
Mad AJ, Ubesie A, Ocheni S, Chinawa J, Madu KA, Goodswill O, Nonyelu IC, Eze A. Priapism in homozygous sickle cell patients: important clinical and laboratory associations. Med Princ Pract 2:15, 2014.
Chinawa JM, Ujunwa FA, Eze CU. Situs invertus totalis in a child with chronic sinusitis. Open Journal of Pediatrics 3:236-238, 2013.
Adiele DK, Chinawa JM, Arodiwe IO, Gouthami V, Murthy KS, Eze JC, et al. Atrial septal defects: Pattern, clinical profi le, surgical techniques and outcome at Innova heart hospital: A 4-year review. Niger Med J 55:126-9, 2014.
Chinawa JM, Obu H. Condylomata acuminata in an infant: A case report. Curr Pediatr Res 17(2):123-124, 2013.
Emodi IJ, Ikefuna AN, Ubesie AC, Chukwu BF, Chinawa JM. Assessment of clinical features and haematocrit levels in detection of hypoxaemia in sick children. African Journal of Respiratory Medicine 1:11-13, 2011.
Chinawa JM, Ubesie A, Chukwu BF, Ikefuna AN, Emodi IJ. Prevalence of hypoxemia among children with sickle cell anemia during steady state and crises: A cross-sectional study. Niger J Clin Pract 16:91-5, 2013.

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Josephat Chinawa was invited by SIIC on
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2014, may 9
  The authors' report was accepted on
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2024, february 22
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2024, february 22
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2024, may 22

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Medical Education
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/ Pediatría

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Health Care Management
Administración Hospitalaria

Public Health
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Sleep Practice Among Medical Students in Pediatrics Department of University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku/Ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria

Author / Autor
Josephat Chinawa1

1 Doctor, Department Of Pediatrics University Of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku/ozalla, Enugu, Nigeria, Enugu, Nigeria, Lecturer And Consultant

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