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Volume 2015, Article ID 172064, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/172064
Research Article

The Association between Psychological Distress and Self-Reported Sleep Duration in a Population-Based Sample of Women and Men

Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, Mailstop F78, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA

Received 3 September 2015; Revised 10 November 2015; Accepted 11 November 2015

Academic Editor: Liborio Parrino

Copyright © 2015 Timothy J. Cunningham et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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