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Is it hard sleeping in the telemetry unit?
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Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Hospital= poor sleep
Being in the hospital interferes with normal sleep patterns.
The lights are on, there are buzzers and bells and nurses and others entering the room at all times of the day and night, in telemetry you have wires attached to you. Sleep is poorer for everyone in the hospital.

In brief: Hospital= poor sleep
Being in the hospital interferes with normal sleep patterns.
The lights are on, there are buzzers and bells and nurses and others entering the room at all times of the day and night, in telemetry you have wires attached to you. Sleep is poorer for everyone in the hospital.
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
especially when there are staff members who forget that sleep is an integral part of the healing process
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
i agree wholeheartedly, this includes the night owl physicians that see patients at night.
Dr. Valerie Cacho
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
In brief: Yes
Sleeping in the hospital is difficult as there are numerous noises and interruptions.

In brief: Yes
Sleeping in the hospital is difficult as there are numerous noises and interruptions.
Dr. Valerie Cacho
Dr. Valerie Cacho
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