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Effects of Sleep and Fatigue on Soldiers Health Promoting Behaviors in Korean Army
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  • Journal title : Korean Journal of Adult Nursing
  • Volume 28, Issue 1,  2016, pp.106-115
  • Publisher : Korean Society of Adult Nursing
  • DOI : 10.7475/kjan.2016.28.1.106
 Title & Authors
Effects of Sleep and Fatigue on Soldiers Health Promoting Behaviors in Korean Army
Hong, Eunji; Choi-Kwon, Smi;
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 Abstract
Purpose: This study aimed to investigate sleep, fatigue, and the level of health promoting behaviors in Korean army soldiers. The factors influencing on health promoting behaviors of soldiers were also identified. Methods: A cross-sectional descriptive survey design was used. Data was collected from 269 soldiers in four military units of Korea in July 2015. Verran and Snyder-Halpern Sleep Scale, Fatigue Severity Scale, and Health Promoting Lifestyle Profile-II were used. Results: The health promoting behaviors were significantly different by perceived health status (p<.001) and presence of fatigue (p<.001). There were significant correlations between quality of sleep, fatigue, and health promoting behaviors of the subjects. In a multiple linear regression analysis, the level of health promoting behaviors were lower in the subjects with high level of fatigue (p<.001) and with fair perceived health status (p
 Keywords
Soldier;Sleep;Fatigue;Health promoting behaviors;
 Language
Korean
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