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*  Conclusions, Implications, and Discussion | SpringerLink
Eisen, E. A., & Robins, J. M. (2006). Healthy worker effect. In Encyclopedia of enviornmetrics. Wiley. doi: 10.1002/ ... Arrighi, H. M., & Hertz-Picciotto, I. (1994). The evolving concept of healthy worker survivor effect. Epidemiology, 5(2), 189- ... Elo, I. T., & Preston, S. H. (1992). Effects of early-life conditions on adult mortality: A review. Pop Index, 58(2), 186-212. ... When BMI is dropped from analyses, the between-league effects disappear.. Much like previous research of elite athletes, ...
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-77203-5_11
*  CISDOC database
The healthy worker survivor effect and mortality at two automotive engine manufacturing plants Topics: bladder tumour; cancer; ... Despite evidence of a strong healthy worker effect among women in this industry, the study found excesses of lung cancer among ... healthy worker effect; heart diseases; length of exposure; lung cancer; mortality; motor vehicle industry; prostatic cancer; ... Effect of overtime work on cognitive function in automotive workers Topics: aptitude tests; behaviour study; cognitive ...
http://www.ilo.org/dyn/cisdoc2/cismain.listDocs?p_lang=en&p_bsubject=910&p_page=3&p_pagesize=50&p_template=NORMALPAGE
*  March 2012 - Volume 23 - Issue 2 : Epidemiology
Commentary: Structural Nested Models, G-Estimation, and the Healthy Worker Effect The Promise (Mostly Unrealized) and the ... of Standard Methods With G-estimation of Accelerated Failure-time Models to Address The Healthy-worker Survivor Effect: ... Short-term Effects of Air Pollution on Pulse Pressure Among Nonsmoking Adults. Chen, Szu-Ying; Su, Ta-Chen; Lin, Yu-Lun; More ... Using Marginal Structural Models to Estimate the Direct Effect of Adverse Childhood Social Conditions on Onset of Heart Disease ...
https://journals.lww.com/epidem/Abstract/2012/03000/href
*  NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20031817 - The 15-country collaborative study of cancer risk among radiation workers in the...
A strong healthy worker effect was observed in most countries. This study provides the largest body of direct evidence to date ... Employee-health; Worker-health; Cancer-rates; Radiation; Radiation-contamination; Radiation-exposure; Radiation-effects; ... The main analyses included 407,391 nuclear industry workers employed for at least 1 year in a participating facility who were ... The study included nearly 600,000 workers employed in 154 facilities in 15 countries. This paper describes the design, methods ...
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20031817.html
*  Anders Knutsson
Knutsson, A. & Åkerstedt, T. (1992). The healthy-worker effect : Self-selection among Swedish shift workers. Work & Stress, vol ... Knutsson, A. , Damber, L. & Järvholm, B. (2000). Cancers in concrete workers: results of a cohort study of 33,668 workers. ... Knutsson, A. (2017). Mortality of shift workers. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health, vol. 43: 2, ss. 97-98. ... Landström, U. , Knutsson, A. & Lennernäs, M. (2000). Field studies on the effects of food content on wakefulness. Nutrition and ...
https://www.miun.se/Personal/andersknutsson/
*  NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20041910 - Mortality in the California Farmer Health Study cohort.
A low smoking prevalence and healthy worker effect are likely contributors. Although farmers were more likely to d ... A low smoking prevalence and healthy worker effect are likely contributors. Although farmers were more likely to die from ... Agricultural-workers; Farmers; Statistical-analysis; Injuries; Skin-cancer; Respiration; Respiratory-irritants; Respiratory- ...
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20041910.html
*  Fundamentals of Epidemiology II : Lecture Materials
Describe the concept of healthy worker effect » Lecture 14: Case-Control Studies (Kanchanaraksa) Describe the design elements ... Identify the consequences of the biases that may affect epidemiologic studies Describe the strategies used to minimize the ... Define bias and specify the different types of biases that may affect epidemiologic studies ... Define biases that may affect the apparent outcome of a screening program ...
http://ocw.jhsph.edu/index.cfm/go/viewCourse/course/fundepiii/coursePage/lectureNotes/
*  Glossary
Healthy worker effect: Workers usually exhibit lower overall death rates than the general population, due to the fact that the ... It affects the metabolism of glucose, fats and protein, regulates the immune function, and has many other actvities. Cross- ... It also has an effect on the metabolism of fat, carbohydrate, and protein.. Glial (or neuroglial): The supporting structure of ... Death rates in the general population may be inappropriate for comparison if this effect is not taken into account. Heat shock ...
http://rfcom.ca/glossary/index.shtml
*  Circadian Disruption, Sleep Loss, and Prostate Cancer Risk: A Systematic Review of Epidemiologic Studies | Cancer Epidemiology,...
Anatomy of the healthy worker effect: a critical review. J Occup Med 1983;25:283-9. ... Healthy worker effect might have deflated relative risk estimates (55, 56) relative to the comparison group; alternatively, ... Occupational cohort studies: the influence of design characteristics on the healthy worker effect. Int J Epidemiol 1989;18:970- ... shift workers and compared with occupations with less than 30% shift workers and daytime workers, respectively. Classification ...
http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/21/7/1002.full
*  Welder's maculopathy? | SpringerLink
This phenomenon could be attributed to the so-called healthy worker effect. Conclusion: Welding arc maculopathy seems to be ...
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00420-005-0013-3
*  RSI/WRMSD in the third decade after restructuring of banking: new associated factors?
... due to the healthy worker effect, in which the individuals who continue to work are the healthy ones. Workers with greater ... A review of the healthy worker effect in occupational epidemiology. Occup Med (Lond). 1999;49(4):225-9. DOI:10.1093/occmed/49.4 ... healthy worker effect is taken into consideration. This is a type of selection bias found in epidemiological studies on ... a view to better understanding of how RSI/WRMSD affects workers.. Bank workers have particularly experienced job instability ...
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0034-89102012000500015&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Systematic review and meta-analysis of mortality in crop protection product manufacturing workers | Occupational &...
Hence, here the evidence of a healthy worker effect10 is more equivocal than in many other analyses of occupational workers, ... although the magnitude of the effect estimates varied. There was marked lack of a healthy worker effect in the phenoxy ... A review of the healthy worker effect in occupational epidemiology.Occup Med1999;49:225-9. ... Long-term health effects of aldrin and dieldrin: a study of exposure, health effects and mortality of workers engaged in the ...
http://oem.bmj.com/content/66/1/7
*  Reliability and Validity of the Work Role Functioning Questionnaire (Spanish Version) | springermedizin.de
Shah D. Healthy worker effect phenomenon. Indian J Occup Environ Med. 2009;13:77-9. PubMedCentralPubMedCrossRef ... Decline of functional capacity in healthy aging workers. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012;93:2326-32. PubMedCrossRef ... How do Workers with Common Mental Disorders Experience a Multidisciplinary Return-to-Work Intervention? A Qualitative Study. ... van den Berg TI, Elders LA, de Zwart BC, Burdorf A. The effects of work-related and individual factors on the work ability ...
https://www.springermedizin.de/reliability-and-validity-of-the-work-role-functioning-questionna/8929160
*  Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health - List of articles
Healthy worker effect in cohort studies on chronic bronchitis. Radon K, Goldberg M, Becklake M Original article 2002;28(4):278- ... Diabetes mellitus among Swedish art glass workers -- an effect of arsenic exposure?. Rahman M, Wingren G, Axelson O Short ... The effects of rest breaks, work shift start time, and sleep on the onset of severe injury among workers in the People's ... Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and genotoxic effects on nonsmoking Swedish road pavement workers. Järvholm B, ...
https://www.sjweh.fi/index.php?page=list-articles&keyword_id=2&start=0&show_all=1
*  Bias & Confounding [M.Tevfik DORAK]
Healthy worker effect (HWE): The overall mortality experience of an employed population is typically better than that of the ... Potential effects of sources of bias may be:. 1. Positive bias: The observed measure of effect (e.g., odds ratio) is larger ... 3. Toward the null: The observed measure of effect is closer to 1.0 than the true measure of effect (results from non- ... 4. Away from the null: The observed measure of effect is farther from 1.0 than the true measure of effect (results from ...
http://dorakmt.tripod.com/epi/bc.html
*  Welcome to CDC stacks | Occupational Exposure to Aerosolized Brevetoxins during Florida Red Tide Events: Effects on a Healthy...
Occupational Exposure to Aerosolized Brevetoxins during Florida Red Tide Events: Effects on a Healthy Worker Population ... We recruited a group of 28 healthy lifeguards who are occupationally exposed to red tide toxins during their daily work-related ... There is also limited information describing human health effects from environmental exposures to brevetoxins. Our objective ... We also examined how mild exercise affected the reported symptoms and spirometry tests during unexposed and exposed periods ...
https://stacks.cdc.gov/view/cdc/3863
*  hydrocarbons
Healthy Worker Effect, Occupational Exposure to PM and Cardiopulmonary Mortality. ELLEN AURA EISEN; Fiscal Year: 2013 ... Queen- and worker-laid eggs differ in their surface hydrocarbons in a way similar to the way fertile queens differ from workers ... Mechanisms for Cardiovascular Effects of air pollutants: Effect of Age and Sex. BRITT HOLMEN; Fiscal Year: 2010 ... Mechanisms for Cardiovascular Effects of air pollutants: Effect of Age and Sex. BRITT HOLMEN; Fiscal Year: 2010 ...
https://www.labome.org/topics/chemicals/organic/hydrocarbons-10118.html
*  Health status of male steel workers at an electric arc furnace (EAF) in Trentino, Italy | Journal of Occupational Medicine and...
The group of exposed workers was compared to the general population and to a small control group of 32 workers from the same ... Morbidity study: rates of exemption from health fee for the seven major diseases of 235 exposed workers were compared to the ... Mortality study: a cohort of 331 exposed workers (6731 person-years) was studied from 19/03/1979 to 31/12/2009 (mean follow up ... Mortality study: an excess mortality was found in the exposed workers as compared to the general population (SMR 1.13; 95 % CI ...
https://occup-med.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12995-016-0095-8
*  Benzene Exposure and Risk of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma | Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
... "healthy-worker effect." The healthy-worker effect, however, would predict that the workers experience deficits in mortality and ... showing clear evidence of a healthy-worker effect. To adjust for the health worker effect, we considered lymphatic and ... A substantial healthy-worker effect was evident in many of the studies and a comprehensive reevaluation of these studies with ... We explored this remarkably consistent finding further by adjusting for the healthy-worker effect in the study of Dagg et al. ( ...
http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/16/3/385.full
*  Anders Hjern | Profilsida | Karolinska Institutet
Selective migration contributes to a healthy worker effect in the farming population. Braback L, Hjern A, Rasmussen F. JOURNAL ... Effects of war and organized violence on children: a study of Bosnian refugees in Sweden. Angel B, Hjern A, Ingleby D. The ... School effects on risk of non-fatal suicidal behaviour: a national multilevel cohort study. Jablonska B, Ostberg V, Hjern A, ... The effect of childhood socioeconomic position on alcohol-related disorders later in life: a Swedish national cohort study. ...
https://ki.se/people/andehj
*  Burnout syndrome and associated factors among health professionals of a public hospital
... which may have had impacts on the workers' responses. Also, our findings may have been affected by the healthy worker effect, ... Standardized mortality ratios and the healthy worker effect: scratching beneath the surface. J Occup Med. 1976;18:165-8. [ ... once the workers most severely affected do not manage to keep their jobs or are usually absent from work for health reasons. In ... CONCLUSION: The study allowed to define a risk profile for BS, namely male, young, undergraduate workers, with a low income, ...
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S2237-60892012000200008&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  Ergonomic stressors and upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders in automobile manufacturing: a one year follow up study |...
... and underestimation of effect due to potential selection bias ("healthy worker effect").4 Further, knowledge remains sparse as ... Also suggestive of a "healthy worker effect" was the slight decrease in persistence of UE disorders from baseline to follow up ... Workers with baseline physical exposures above the middle of the scale (13-25) were 2.4 times more likely to be in high strain ... However, among workers who stayed in the same jobs, there was a marked exposure-response trend in crude rates of new disorders ...
http://oem.bmj.com/content/61/8/668
*  Africa at LSE - Lessons from the Effective Promotion of Maternal Health Care in Zambia
The 'healthy worker effect': do healthy people climb the occupational ladder? January 17, 2018 ... Commitment also seems to be enhanced when workers feel that their efforts are valued and appreciated. But when supportive ... Far more significant, for health workers and district managers, was the growing pressure from central government to improve ... supervision and workers' intrinsic commitment wavers, capacity-building efforts (donor clinical or managerial training ...
http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/2012/10/17/lessons-from-the-effective-promotion-of-maternal-health-care-in-zambia/