Marie B Jørgensen

Summary

Affiliation: National Research Centre for the Working Environment
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness, cardiovascular workload and risk factors among cleaners; a cluster randomized worksite intervention
    Mette Korshøj
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 12:645. 2012
  2. pmc Physical activities at work and risk of musculoskeletal pain and its consequences: protocol for a study with objective field measures among blue-collar workers
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen, DK, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:213. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Independent effect of physical workload and childhood socioeconomic status on low back pain among health care workers in Denmark
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E359-66. 2013
  4. pmc Physical fitness as a predictor of herniated lumbar disc disease - a 33-year follow-up in the Copenhagen male study
    Marie B Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, DK 2100, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:86. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Implementation of physical coordination training and cognitive behavioural training interventions at cleaning workplaces--secondary analyses of a randomised controlled trial
    Marie B Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ergonomics 55:762-72. 2012
  6. pmc Effects on musculoskeletal pain, work ability and sickness absence in a 1-year randomised controlled trial among cleaners
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:840. 2011
  7. pmc A randomised controlled trial among cleaners--effects on strength, balance and kinesiophobia
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:776. 2011
  8. pmc Neck pain and postural balance among workers with high postural demands - a cross-sectional study
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:176. 2011
  9. pmc Successful reach and adoption of a workplace health promotion RCT targeting a group of high-risk workers
    Marie B Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:56. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The association between health and sickness absence among Danish and non-Western immigrant cleaners in Denmark
    Isabella G Carneiro
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 86:397-405. 2013

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Publications23

  1. pmc Cardiorespiratory fitness, cardiovascular workload and risk factors among cleaners; a cluster randomized worksite intervention
    Mette Korshøj
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 12:645. 2012
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study is to examine whether a worksite aerobic exercise intervention will reduce the relative workload and cardiovascular risk factors by an increased cardiorespiratory fitness...
  2. pmc Physical activities at work and risk of musculoskeletal pain and its consequences: protocol for a study with objective field measures among blue-collar workers
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen, DK, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:213. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Independent effect of physical workload and childhood socioeconomic status on low back pain among health care workers in Denmark
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E359-66. 2013
    ..Prospective cohort study...
  4. pmc Physical fitness as a predictor of herniated lumbar disc disease - a 33-year follow-up in the Copenhagen male study
    Marie B Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, DK 2100, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:86. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between aerobic (physical) fitness and risk of hospitalisation due to HLDD in a long-term follow up...
  5. doi request reprint Implementation of physical coordination training and cognitive behavioural training interventions at cleaning workplaces--secondary analyses of a randomised controlled trial
    Marie B Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ergonomics 55:762-72. 2012
    ..In order to succeed in improving the health of high-risk populations such as cleaners and to correctly interpret intervention effects, more research on implementation is needed. Trial registration: ISRCTN96241850...
  6. pmc Effects on musculoskeletal pain, work ability and sickness absence in a 1-year randomised controlled trial among cleaners
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:840. 2011
    ..The purpose of this trial was to evaluate the effect of either physical coordination training or cognitive behavioural training on musculoskeletal pain, work ability and sickness absence among cleaners...
  7. pmc A randomised controlled trial among cleaners--effects on strength, balance and kinesiophobia
    Marie Birk Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 11:776. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of a 3-month workplace trial with interventions to improve physical or cognitive behavioural resources among cleaners...
  8. pmc Neck pain and postural balance among workers with high postural demands - a cross-sectional study
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:176. 2011
    ..We therefore hypothesised, that cleaners with neck pain suffer from postural dysfunction. This cross-sectional study tested if cleaners with neck pain have an impaired postural balance compared with cleaners without neck pain...
  9. pmc Successful reach and adoption of a workplace health promotion RCT targeting a group of high-risk workers
    Marie B Jørgensen
    The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:56. 2010
    ..Cleaners are rarely introduced to workplace health promotion programs. The study's objective was to evaluate the reach and adoption of a workplace randomized controlled trial (RCT) among cleaners in Denmark...
  10. doi request reprint The association between health and sickness absence among Danish and non-Western immigrant cleaners in Denmark
    Isabella G Carneiro
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 86:397-405. 2013
    ..The aim of the study is to investigate the association between health and sickness absence among Danish and non-Western immigrant cleaners in Denmark...
  11. doi request reprint Associations between psychosocial work environment and hypertension among non-Western immigrant and Danish cleaners
    Kasper Olesen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 85:829-35. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the association between psychosocial work environment and hypertension among non-Western immigrant cleaners and Danish cleaners...
  12. doi request reprint Participation of Danish and immigrant cleaners in a 1-year worksite intervention preventing physical deterioration
    Charlotte D N Rasmussen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ergonomics 55:256-64. 2012
    ..This study indicates that a worksite health promotion intervention among a female-dominated, high-risk occupation such as cleaning can be equally appealing for Danes and immigrants...
  13. pmc Worksite interventions for preventing physical deterioration among employees in job-groups with high physical work demands: background, design and conceptual model of FINALE
    Andreas Holtermann
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 10:120. 2010
    ..e. cleaners, health-care workers, construction workers and industrial workers) characterized by high physical work demands, musculoskeletal disorders, poor work ability and sickness absence...
  14. doi request reprint Does self-assessed physical capacity predict development of low back pain among health care workers? A 2-year follow-up study
    Charlotte D N Rasmussen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:272-6. 2013
    ..Prospective cohort study...
  15. doi request reprint Muscle activity during functional coordination training: implications for strength gain and rehabilitation
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Center for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Strength Cond Res 24:1732-9. 2010
    ..Functional coordination training may therefore be a good choice for prevention or rehabilitation of musculoskeletal pain or injury in the neck, shoulder, or trunk muscles...
  16. pmc The relationship between low back pain and leisure time physical activity in a working population of cleaners--a study with weekly follow-ups for 1 year
    Tobias Jespersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:28. 2012
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Effect of specific resistance training on musculoskeletal pain symptoms: dose-response relationship
    Mogens T Pedersen
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Strength Cond Res 27:229-35. 2013
    ..The training volume per session should be optimized by securing a load at 10-15 repetition maximum and adhering to principles of progressive overload...
  18. doi request reprint Effects of kettlebell training on postural coordination and jump performance: a randomized controlled trial
    Kenneth Jay
    National Research Center for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Strength Cond Res 27:1202-9. 2013
    ..Future studies should investigate whether kettlebell training can reduce the risk of low back injury in occupations with manual material handling or patient handling where sudden perturbations often occur...
  19. doi request reprint The effect of worksite physical activity intervention on physical capacity, health, and productivity: a 1-year randomized controlled trial
    Mogens T Pedersen
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 51:759-70. 2009
    ..To investigate the effect of two contrasting physical activity worksite interventions versus a reference intervention (REF) on various health outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint Psychosocial work environment among immigrant and Danish cleaners
    Kasper Olesen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 85:89-95. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate such differences among cleaners with the hypothesis that the non-Western compared with Danish cleaners would report a generally poorer psychosocial work environment...
  21. doi request reprint Health disparities between immigrant and Danish cleaners
    Marie B Jørgensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:665-74. 2011
    ..The main aim was to investigate differences in objective and self-reported health measures between immigrant and Danish cleaners...
  22. doi request reprint Rapid muscle activation and force capacity in conditions of chronic musculoskeletal pain
    Lars L Andersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 23:1237-42. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate rapid muscle activation and force capacity of chronically painful muscles...
  23. doi request reprint A randomized controlled intervention trial to relieve and prevent neck/shoulder pain
    Lars L Andersen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 40:983-90. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the effect of three different workplace interventions on long-term compliance, muscle strength gains, and neck/shoulder pain in office workers...