Tage S Kristensen

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Occupational Health
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi The Copenhagen Psychosocial Questionnaire--a tool for the assessment and improvement of the psychosocial work environment
    Tage S Kristensen
    The National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:438-49. 2005
  2. ncbi Challenges for research and prevention in relation to work and cardiovascular diseases
    T S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 25:550-7. 1999
  3. ncbi Socioeconomic status and psychosocial work environment: results from a Danish national study
    Tage S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 59:41-8. 2002
  4. pmc Intervention studies in occupational epidemiology
    T S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Lerso Parkalle 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 62:205-10. 2005
  5. ncbi Burnout among employees in human service work: design and baseline findings of the PUMA study
    Marianne Borritz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:49-58. 2006
  6. doi Impact of burnout and psychosocial work characteristics on future long-term sickness absence. Prospective results of the Danish PUMA Study among human service workers
    Marianne Borritz
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 52:964-70. 2010
  7. ncbi Predictors of disability pension over a 10-year period for men and women
    Karen Albertsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:78-85. 2007
  8. ncbi Multilevel analysis of individual and contextual factors as predictors of return to work
    Merete Labriola
    Research Unit on Absence and Early Retirement, National Institute of Occupational Health, Lerso Parkall 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1181-8. 2006
  9. ncbi Sociodemographic status, stress, and risk of prostate cancer. A prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 17:498-502. 2007
  10. ncbi Psychosocial work environment predictors of short and long spells of registered sickness absence during a 2-year follow up
    Martin L Nielsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 48:591-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi The Copenhagen Psychosocial Questionnaire--a tool for the assessment and improvement of the psychosocial work environment
    Tage S Kristensen
    The National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:438-49. 2005
    ..The purpose of the COPSOQ concept is to improve and facilitate research, as well as practical interventions at workplaces...
  2. ncbi Challenges for research and prevention in relation to work and cardiovascular diseases
    T S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 25:550-7. 1999
    ..It is concluded that research on CVD and work can play an important part in the development of integrated prevention strategies for the next century...
  3. ncbi Socioeconomic status and psychosocial work environment: results from a Danish national study
    Tage S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 59:41-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the associations between socioeconomic status (SES ) and a number of psychosocial work environment factors with a potential impact on inequality in health...
  4. pmc Intervention studies in occupational epidemiology
    T S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Lerso Parkalle 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 62:205-10. 2005
  5. ncbi Burnout among employees in human service work: design and baseline findings of the PUMA study
    Marianne Borritz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 34:49-58. 2006
    ..To present the theoretical framework, design, methods, and baseline findings of the first Danish study on determinants and consequences of burnout, and the impact of workplace interventions in human service work organizations...
  6. doi Impact of burnout and psychosocial work characteristics on future long-term sickness absence. Prospective results of the Danish PUMA Study among human service workers
    Marianne Borritz
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 52:964-70. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine if burnout and psychosocial factors predicted long-term sickness absence (>2 weeks) at work unit level...
  7. ncbi Predictors of disability pension over a 10-year period for men and women
    Karen Albertsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:78-85. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi Multilevel analysis of individual and contextual factors as predictors of return to work
    Merete Labriola
    Research Unit on Absence and Early Retirement, National Institute of Occupational Health, Lerso Parkall 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1181-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine if individual and contextual levels of work environment factors predict return to work (RTW)...
  9. ncbi Sociodemographic status, stress, and risk of prostate cancer. A prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Epidemiol 17:498-502. 2007
    ..We aim to assess if socioeconomic status, stress, and marital status are associated with prostate cancer risk in a population with free access to health care...
  10. ncbi Psychosocial work environment predictors of short and long spells of registered sickness absence during a 2-year follow up
    Martin L Nielsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 48:591-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the impact of psychosocial work environment factors on short and long absence spells...
  11. doi Perceived stress and cause-specific mortality among men and women: results from a prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:481-91; discussion 492-6. 2008
    ..51, 95% CI: 0.28, 0.92). Future preventive strategies may be targeted toward stress as a risk factor for premature death among middle-aged, presumably healthy men...
  12. ncbi Psychosocial work environment and registered absence from work: estimating the etiologic fraction
    Martin L Nielsen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Ind Med 49:187-96. 2006
    ..Evidence is growing that an adverse psychosocial work environment increases sickness absence, but little is known on the magnitude of this problem or the impact of specific factors...
  13. doi What characterizes persons with high levels of perceived stress in Denmark? A national representative study
    Line Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 36:369-79. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi Are work-related stressors associated with diagnosis of more advanced stages of incident breast cancers?
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 19:297-303. 2008
    ..To assess the relation between work-related stressors and breast cancer incidence and prognostic characteristics (estrogen receptor status, grade, lymph node status, size, stage) at the time of diagnosis...
  15. doi Do managers experience more stress than employees? Results from the Intervention Project on Absence and Well-being (IPAW) study among Danish managers and their employees
    Janne Skakon
    Institute of Psychology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Work 38:103-9. 2011
    ..To examine whether managers' perceived stress and work strain is higher than perceived stress and work strain among employees...
  16. doi Is the demand-control model still a usefull tool to assess work-related psychosocial risk for ischemic heart disease? Results from 14 year follow up in the Copenhagen City Heart study
    Bo Netterstrøm
    Copenhagen City Heart Study, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 23:217-24. 2010
    ..To test the usefulness of the Demand-Control Model as predictor for ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  17. ncbi Smoking and height as risk factors for prevalence and 5-year incidence of hearing loss. A questionnaire-based follow-up study of employees in Denmark aged 18-59 years exposed and unexposed to noise
    Hermann Burr
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Audiol 44:531-9. 2005
    ..These prospective findings indicate that smoking is an independent risk factor for incidence of hearing loss. Very short stature predicted prevalence of hearing loss only in a subpopulation...
  18. ncbi Trends in the Danish work environment in 1990-2000 and their associations with labor-force changes
    Hermann Burr
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:270-9. 2003
    ..The aims of this study were (i) to describe the trends in the work environment in 1990-2000 among employees in Denmark and (ii) to establish whether these trends were attributable to labor-force changes...
  19. ncbi Psychosocial work characteristics as predictors for burnout: findings from 3-year follow up of the PUMA Study
    Marianne Borritz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 47:1015-25. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the impact of psychosocial work characteristics on burnout...
  20. doi Cortisol, estrogens and risk of ischaemic heart disease, cancer and all-cause mortality in postmenopausal women: a prospective cohort study
    Naja Hulvej Rod
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, Task Consult, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Epidemiol 39:530-8. 2010
    ..We aim to address a relation between the ratio of cortisol to estrogens (C/E) and risk of ischaemic heart disease (IHD), hormone-dependent cancers and all-cause mortality among postmenopausal women...
  21. pmc Burnout as a predictor of self-reported sickness absence among human service workers: prospective findings from three year follow up of the PUMA study
    M Borritz
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 63:98-106. 2006
    ..A Poisson regression model with a scale parameter was used to account for over dispersion. A linear regression model was used for analysing changes in burnout and absence between baseline and follow up...
  22. ncbi Indoor climate, psychosocial work environment and symptoms in open-plan offices
    J Pejtersen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Indoor Air 16:392-401. 2006
    ..Open-plan offices may not be suited for all job types. PRACTICAL IMPLICATION: Open-plan offices may be a risk factor for adverse environmental perceptions and symptoms...
  23. ncbi Standing at work and varicose veins
    F Tuchsen
    Department of Surveillance and Epidemiology, National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:414-20. 2000
    ..This study attempts to determine whether or not prolonged standing at work involves an excess risk for the occurrence of varicose veins...
  24. ncbi Social class and self-rated health: can the gradient be explained by differences in life style or work environment?
    V Borg
    Department of Psychology and Sociology, National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 51:1019-30. 2000
    ..Approximately two thirds of the social gradient with regard to worsening of SRH could be explained by the work environment and life style factors. The largest contribution came from the work environment factors...
  25. ncbi Hospitalizations among employees in the Danish hotel and restaurant industry
    Harald Hannerz
    Department of Epidemiology and Surveillance, National Institute of Occupational Health, Lersø Parkallé 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur J Public Health 12:192-7. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to provide a broad picture of the morbidity among employees in the Danish hotel and restaurant industry...
  26. ncbi Self-rated health and semen quality among 3,457 young Danish men
    Tina K Jensen
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Fertil Steril 88:1366-73. 2007
    ..To study the relationship between self-rated health (SRH) and semen quality...
  27. ncbi Perceived stress and risk of ischemic heart disease: causation or bias?
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 17:391-7. 2006
    ....
  28. doi Perceived stress as a risk factor for changes in health behaviour and cardiac risk profile: a longitudinal study
    Naja Hulvej Rod
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 266:467-75. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term effects of stress on changes in health behaviour and cardiac risk profile in men and women...
  29. ncbi Workplace levels of psychosocial factors as prospective predictors of registered sickness absence
    Karl Bang Christensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Environ Med 47:933-40. 2005
    ..We sought to investigate whether workplace levels of psychosocial work environment factors predict individual sickness absence...
  30. ncbi Job stress and cardiovascular disease: a theoretic critical review
    T S Kristensen
    National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Occup Health Psychol 1:246-60. 1996
    ....
  31. doi Perceived stress and risk of colorectal cancer in men and women: a prospective cohort study
    N R Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 263:192-202. 2008
    ..We aim to assess the relationship between stress and risk of primary colorectal cancer in men and women...
  32. ncbi Psychological job demands increase the risk of ischaemic heart disease: a 14-year cohort study of employed Danish men
    Bo Netterstrøm
    Clinic of Occupational Medicine, Hillerød Hospital, Helsevej 2, 3400 Hillerød, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:414-20. 2006
    ..To test the relationship between job strain and the incidence of ischaemic heart disease (IHD) prospectively in the Danish working population...
  33. ncbi Analyzing sickness absence with statistical models for survival data
    Karl Bang Christensen
    National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 33:233-9. 2007
    ..Since sickness absence data deal with events occurring over time, the use of statistical models for survival data has been reviewed, and the use of frailty models has been proposed for the analysis of such data...
  34. ncbi Antecedents and consequences of work-family conflict: a prospective cohort study
    Nicole W H Jansen
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 45:479-91. 2003
    ..Work-family conflict was further shown to be a strong risk factor for the onset of elevated need for recovery from work and fatigue...
  35. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Chinese version of Copenhagen burnout inventory among employees in two companies in Taiwan
    Wan Yu Yeh
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Behav Med 14:126-33. 2007
    ..However, the two C-CBI scales were highly correlated in the present population and appeared to measure overlapping concepts. Some comments and suggestions were raised for further improvement...
  36. ncbi Relationship of nurse burnout with personality characteristics and coping behaviors
    Masahiro Shimizutani
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Ind Health 46:326-35. 2008
    ..These findings need to be further endorsed by intervention studies...
  37. ncbi Impact of worktime arrangements on work-home interference among Dutch employees
    Nicole W H Jansen
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Scand J Work Environ Health 30:139-48. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi Self-reported stress and risk of endometrial cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Psychosom Med 69:383-9. 2007
    ..Psychological stress may affect the synthesis and metabolism of estrogens and thereby be related to risk of endometrial cancer...
  39. pmc Self reported stress and risk of breast cancer: prospective cohort study
    Naja Rod Nielsen
    National Institute of Public Health, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, DK 1399 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    BMJ 331:548. 2005
    ..To assess the relation between self reported intensity and frequency of stress and first time incidence of primary breast cancer...