Discusses biological rhythms: what they are, how they are controlled by the brain, and the role they play in regulating physiological and cognitive functions. The major focus of the report is the examination of the effects of nonstandard work hours on biological rhythms and how these effects can interact with other factors to affect the health, performance, and safety of workers. Over 100, photos, drawings, charts, and tables.Wlthln any 1 day, 12 hours of work Is more fatlgulng than 8 hours of work Over so veral consecutive days, 12 hours of work per ... however, older, married, and white men, being the majority of full-time workers form the majority of shift workers.
|Author||:||DIANE Publishing Company|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1994-04-01|