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A Machinist Who Could Not Take Shift Work Anymore

Kumar Budur

in A Case a Week: Sleep Disorders from the Cleveland Clinic

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Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780195377729
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322985 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195377729.003.0034
A Machinist Who Could Not Take Shift Work Anymore

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Case 32 introduces a 36-year-old man who presented to the sleep clinic and had previously worked first shifts, but now worked night shifts as a machinist for the past 3 months, finding it increasingly difficult for him to stay awake at night and fall asleep during the day.

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Subjects: Neurology ; Sleep Medicine

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