Environmental Modifications to Reduce Blood Pressure Among On-Duty Firefighters
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2019-02-06T14:25:43Z
Author DetailsDillon J. Dzikowicz, BS, RN; Mary G. Carey, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN -- School of Nursing, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationEpsilon
Level of EvidenceN/A
Hypertension (HTN) and disturbed sleep are prevalent problems among on-duty firefighters, and lifestyle modifications are difficult for firefighters to sustain. Our pilot data suggest the intervention using environmental modifications improves sleep quality and reduces HTN prevalence, and may be a sustainable intervention for firefighters to maintain.
DescriptionCreating Healthy Work Environments 2019:Innovating Healthy Clinical and Academic Environments: Optimizing Patient Outcomes and Professional Well-Being, February 22-24, 2019. New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Conference NameCreating Healthy Work Environments 2019
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationNew Orleans, Louisiana, USA
NotesItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
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