Lyndall Strazdins

Summary

Affiliation: Australian National University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Combining work and family: rewards or risks for children's mental health?
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 87:99-107. 2013
  2. pmc The impact of employee level and work stress on mental health and GP service use: an analysis of a sample of Australian government employees
    Ruth A Parslow
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University ACTON ACT 0200 Australia
    BMC Public Health 4:41. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Time limits? Reflecting and responding to time barriers for healthy, active living in Australia
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Health Promot Int 26:46-54. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Could better jobs improve mental health? A prospective study of change in work conditions and mental health in mid-aged adults
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:529-34. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Job quality and inequality: parents' jobs and children's emotional and behavioural difficulties
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and the Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 70:2052-60. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Too busy: why time is a health and environmental problem
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University
    N S W Public Health Bull 18:219-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of saliva collection methods on sIgA and cortisol assays and acceptability to participants
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra
    J Immunol Methods 307:167-71. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Women, work and musculoskeletal health
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, ACT 0200, Canberra, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 58:997-1005. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Around-the-clock: parent work schedules and children's well-being in a 24-h economy
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 59:1517-27. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Job strain, job insecurity, and health: rethinking the relationship
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    J Occup Health Psychol 9:296-305. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Combining work and family: rewards or risks for children's mental health?
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 87:99-107. 2013
    ..Jobs which help mothers and fathers to combine employment with caregiving could yield health benefits across generations...
  2. pmc The impact of employee level and work stress on mental health and GP service use: an analysis of a sample of Australian government employees
    Ruth A Parslow
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University ACTON ACT 0200 Australia
    BMC Public Health 4:41. 2004
    ..This study sought to identify the extent to which employee level and work stressors were associated with mental health problems experienced by Australian government employees, and with their use of primary care services...
  3. doi request reprint Time limits? Reflecting and responding to time barriers for healthy, active living in Australia
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Health Promot Int 26:46-54. 2011
    ..Time-sensitive health and active transport interventions are needed, and the methods and approaches we describe could serve as useful, preliminary models...
  4. doi request reprint Could better jobs improve mental health? A prospective study of change in work conditions and mental health in mid-aged adults
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:529-34. 2011
    ..To investigate the extent improvement or deterioration in employee job security, control or workload is associated with a change in mental health...
  5. doi request reprint Job quality and inequality: parents' jobs and children's emotional and behavioural difficulties
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, College of Medicine, Biology and the Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 70:2052-60. 2010
    ..Thus job quality may be another mechanism underlying the intergenerational transmission of health inequality. Our findings also support the argument that a truly family-friendly job must not erode children's health...
  6. ncbi request reprint Too busy: why time is a health and environmental problem
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University
    N S W Public Health Bull 18:219-21. 2007
    ..However, where they increase time demands they may have unanticipated health costs, create disincentives for the uptake of interventions and disadvantage those who are most time poor...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of saliva collection methods on sIgA and cortisol assays and acceptability to participants
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra
    J Immunol Methods 307:167-71. 2005
    ..Cotton-cellulose eyespears could offer methodological advantages for collecting saliva to measure cortisol and sIgA levels, and, because they can be held during sampling, may be useful for research with children and the frail elderly...
  8. ncbi request reprint Women, work and musculoskeletal health
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, ACT 0200, Canberra, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 58:997-1005. 2004
    ..The sex-segregation of women into sedentary, repetitive and routine work, and the persisting gender imbalance in domestic work are interlinking factors that explain gender differences in musculoskeletal disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Around-the-clock: parent work schedules and children's well-being in a 24-h economy
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 59:1517-27. 2004
    ..The findings raise questions about the implications for children of the 24-h economy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Job strain, job insecurity, and health: rethinking the relationship
    Lyndall Strazdins
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    J Occup Health Psychol 9:296-305. 2004
    ..97, CI 1.72-9.16; and poor self-rated health: OR 7.12, CI 2.81-18.01). Job strain and insecurity showed synergistic associations with health, and employees experiencing both could be at heightened health risk...
  11. ncbi request reprint Work demands, job insecurity and sickness absence from work. how productive is the new, flexible labour force?
    Rennie M D'Souza
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:205-12. 2006
    ..We further investigate if having control at work modifies these associations...
  12. doi request reprint Psychosocial job adversity and health in Australia: analysis of data from the HILDA Survey
    Peter Butterworth
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 35:564-71. 2011
    ..This study examines measures of psychosocial job quality developed from the Household Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey, and reports on associations with physical and mental health...
  13. ncbi request reprint The health effects of jobs: status, working conditions, or both?
    Rennie M D'Souza
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
    Aust N Z J Public Health 29:222-8. 2005
    ..This study investigates whether the association of job strain and insecurity with health differs by status...
  14. pmc Longitudinal analysis of ear infection and hearing impairment: findings from 6-year prospective cohorts of Australian children
    Vasoontara Yiengprugsawan
    The Australian National University, National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Acton, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
    BMC Pediatr 13:28. 2013
    ..By using 6-year prospective data, we investigate the onset and impact over time of ear infection in Australian children...
  15. doi request reprint Communication and behavioural disorders among children with hearing loss increases risk of mental health disorders
    Anthony Hogan
    School of Sociology, The Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 35:377-83. 2011
    ..This study examines the mental health and associated risk factors of children with hearing loss...
  16. pmc The limitations of employment as a tool for social inclusion
    Liana S Leach
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, 0200, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:621. 2010
    ..This study investigates how poor health status might act as a barrier to gaining good quality work, and how good quality work is an important pre-requisite for positive health outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cohort profile: The Thai Cohort of 87,134 Open University students
    Adrian C Sleigh
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, ANU College of Medicine and Health Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 37:266-72. 2008
  18. ncbi request reprint The lesser evil: bad jobs or unemployment? A survey of mid-aged Australians
    Dorothy H Broom
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health Canberra, Australian National University, ACT
    Soc Sci Med 63:575-86. 2006
    ..Thus, workplace and industrial relations policies that diminish worker autonomy and security may generate short-term economic gains, but place longer-term burdens on the health of employees and the health-care system...
  19. pmc Oral Health-Related Quality of Life among a large national cohort of 87,134 Thai adults
    Vasoontara Yiengprugsawan
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:42. 2011
    ..To address this knowledge gap for Thailand, we report oral health findings from a national cohort of 87,134 Thai adults aged between 15 and 87 years and residing all over the country...
  20. ncbi request reprint The health of the Australian workforce: 1998-2001
    Rosemary J Korda
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:325-31. 2002
    ..To describe the health of the Australian workforce in relation to occupational status...