The Relationship Between Blood Pressure and Sleep Duration in Turkish Children: A Cross-Sectional Study


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BAL C. , ÖZTÜRK A., ÇİÇEK B., ÖZDEMİR A., ZARARSIZ G., ÜNALAN D., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.10, no.1, pp.51-58, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jcrpe.4557
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.51-58

Abstract

Objective: As in adults, hypertension is also an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease in children. We aimed to evaluate the effect of sleep duration on blood pressure in normal weight Turkish children aged between 11-17 years.