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The Relation between the Markers of Sleep Quality and Decision-taking in Adults: a Comparative Study Across Gender and Health Status

Show simple item record Dr. Alhuwailah , Amthal H. Dr. Shuwaikh, Hanaa A. M. 2018-08-02T06:18:00Z 2018-08-02T06:18:00Z 2016
dc.identifier.issn 1726-3678
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to find the relation between and decisiontaking in adults and discovering the role of the markers of sleep quality as predictors of decision-taking according to gender. In order to verify the hypotheses of study, a battery of questionnaires including decision-making, a list of sleep quality, the scale of health status and demographic questionnaire have been used. After fulfilling the psychometric requirements of the battery, the data were collected from a sample of )274( adults )108 males, 166 females(, their ages ranged from 20-25 years, with a mean of 20 )SD =1.63( for males, and with a mean of 20.86 )SD =0.48( for females. The findings of the study were as follows: (1) The presence of sleep quality markers accompanied by a decrease in the ability of decision-taking in adults. (2) The absence of sleep quality markers (lack of sleep, insomnia, difficulty sleeping, inadequate sleep( accompanied by gender's ability of decisiontaking. (3) There is no significant difference between males and females in the relation between markers of sleep quality and decision-taking. )4( There is a difference between markers of sleep quality and decision-taking according to health status (good or bad). (5) The lack of sleep, difficulty sleeping, and insufficient sleep were the strongest predictor of inability to decision-taking in adults. en_US
dc.language.iso other en_US
dc.publisher University of Bahrain en_US
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dc.subject quality of sleep
dc.subject lack of sleep
dc.subject nightmares
dc.subject insomnia
dc.subject difficulty breathing
dc.subject excessive sleeping
dc.subject difficulty sleeping
dc.subject insufficient sleep
dc.subject nocturnal panic
dc.subject naps sleep
dc.subject sleepwalking
dc.subject decision-taking
dc.subject health status
dc.title The Relation between the Markers of Sleep Quality and Decision-taking in Adults: a Comparative Study Across Gender and Health Status en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.volume 17
dc.issue 03
dc.source.title Journal of Educational & Psychological Sciences
dc.abbreviatedsourcetitle JEPS

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