Johan H Andersen

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Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Assessment of fatigue in chronic disease: a bibliographic study of fatigue measurement scales
    Niels Henrik Hjollund
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:12. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint [Computer use and carpal tunnel syndrome: a 1-year follow-up study]
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Herning Sygehus, arbejdsmedicinsk klinik
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:2804-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for more severe regional musculoskeletal symptoms: a two-year prospective study of a general working population
    Johan H Andersen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, Herning, and Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Arthritis Rheum 56:1355-64. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of work injuries amongst Danish adolescents and their association with work environment factors
    Kurt Rasmussen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Danish Ramazzini Centre, Regional Hospital Herning, Denmark
    Am J Ind Med 54:143-52. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for persistent elbow, forearm and hand pain among computer workers
    Christina F Lassen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup, Nordre Ringvej, Glostrup, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:122-31. 2005
  6. pmc Risk factors for neck and upper extremity disorders among computers users and the effect of interventions: an overview of systematic reviews
    Johan H Andersen
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Regional Hospital Herning, Herning, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 6:e19691. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Impact of work, health and health beliefs on new episodes of pain-related and general absence-taking
    Poul Frost
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Arhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 37:569-76. 2009
  8. pmc Does computer use pose a hazard for future long-term sickness absence?
    Johan H Andersen
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, 7400 Herning, Denmark
    J Negat Results Biomed 9:1. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Job strain and the risk of depression: is reporting biased?
    Henrik A Kolstad
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Arhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 173:94-102. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Going ill to work--what personal circumstances, attitudes and work-related factors are associated with sickness presenteeism?
    Claus D Hansen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, Herning, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 67:956-64. 2008

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Publications29

  1. pmc Assessment of fatigue in chronic disease: a bibliographic study of fatigue measurement scales
    Niels Henrik Hjollund
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:12. 2007
    ..There may be differences in characteristics of fatigue between diseases and generic measurement instruments may facilitate documentation of such differences, which may be of clinical importance...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Computer use and carpal tunnel syndrome: a 1-year follow-up study]
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Herning Sygehus, arbejdsmedicinsk klinik
    Ugeskr Laeger 166:2804-7. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for more severe regional musculoskeletal symptoms: a two-year prospective study of a general working population
    Johan H Andersen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, Herning, and Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Arthritis Rheum 56:1355-64. 2007
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  4. doi request reprint Incidence of work injuries amongst Danish adolescents and their association with work environment factors
    Kurt Rasmussen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Danish Ramazzini Centre, Regional Hospital Herning, Denmark
    Am J Ind Med 54:143-52. 2011
    ..The objective was to examine the incidence of work accidents that required medical attention among Danish adolescents and to identify possible work environment factors associated with such accidents...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for persistent elbow, forearm and hand pain among computer workers
    Christina F Lassen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup, Nordre Ringvej, Glostrup, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:122-31. 2005
    ..This study examined the influence of work-related and personal factors on the prognosis of "severe" elbow, forearm, and wrist-hand pain among computer users...
  6. pmc Risk factors for neck and upper extremity disorders among computers users and the effect of interventions: an overview of systematic reviews
    Johan H Andersen
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Regional Hospital Herning, Herning, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 6:e19691. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Impact of work, health and health beliefs on new episodes of pain-related and general absence-taking
    Poul Frost
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Arhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 37:569-76. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of physical and psychosocial workloads, and self-reported health aspects and health beliefs, on the risk of new episodes of pain-related and general sickness absence...
  8. pmc Does computer use pose a hazard for future long-term sickness absence?
    Johan H Andersen
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, 7400 Herning, Denmark
    J Negat Results Biomed 9:1. 2010
    ..We have earlier found that computer use did not predict persistent pain in the neck and upper limb, and it seems that computer use neither predicts future long-term sickness absence of all causes...
  9. doi request reprint Job strain and the risk of depression: is reporting biased?
    Henrik A Kolstad
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Arhus, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 173:94-102. 2011
    ..68, 1.56), respectively, for psychological demands and decision latitude. These findings indicate that reporting bias inflates associations between job strain and the occurrence of depression, if studies rely on individual self-reports...
  10. doi request reprint Going ill to work--what personal circumstances, attitudes and work-related factors are associated with sickness presenteeism?
    Claus D Hansen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, Herning, Denmark
    Soc Sci Med 67:956-64. 2008
    ..However, the relatively low explanatory power of these combined factors suggests that there are still many unknowns in this field of research...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk of shoulder tendinitis in relation to shoulder loads in monotonous repetitive work
    Poul Frost
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Am J Ind Med 41:11-8. 2002
    ..Few studies relate the occurrence of shoulder disorders to quantified ergonomic exposures. This study evaluates the hypothesis that shoulder loads in repetitive work might contribute to the occurrence of shoulder tendinitis...
  12. doi request reprint Cross-cultural adaption and measurement properties of the Danish version of the Shoulder Pain and Disability Index
    David H Christiansen
    Danish Ramazzini Centre, Department of Occupational Medicine, Regional Hospital Herning, Denmark
    Clin Rehabil 27:355-60. 2013
    ..To cross-culturally adapt the Danish version of the Shoulder Pain and Disability Index and to evaluate its measurement properties in terms of reliability and known-group validity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Individual factors and GP approach as predictors for the outcome of rehabilitation among long-term sick listed cases
    Kurt Rasmussen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, DK 7400 Herning, Denmark
    J Occup Rehabil 15:227-35. 2005
    ..The presence of a high level of symptoms and complaints of pain and stress had no effect on the outcome of rehabilitation in this cohort...
  14. pmc Validity of questionnaire self-reports on computer, mouse and keyboard usage during a four-week period
    Sigurd Mikkelsen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 64:541-7. 2007
    ..To examine the validity and potential biases in self-reports of computer, mouse and keyboard usage times, compared with objective recordings...
  15. ncbi request reprint Physical, psychosocial, and individual risk factors for neck/shoulder pain with pressure tenderness in the muscles among workers performing monotonous, repetitive work
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, Herning, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:660-7. 2002
    ..Cross-sectional study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Computer use and carpal tunnel syndrome: a 1-year follow-up study
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Herning Hospital, Herning, Denmark
    JAMA 289:2963-9. 2003
    ..Computer use is increasingly common among many working populations, and concern exists about possible adverse effects of computer use, such as carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Symptoms are not disorders, and dissatisfaction is not ergonomics
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Occup Med (Lond) 54:274; author reply 275. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Elbow and wrist/hand symptoms among 6,943 computer operators: a 1-year follow-up study (the NUDATA study)
    Christina Funch Lassen
    Department of Occupational Medicine, The Copenhagen County Hospital in Glostrup, 2600 Glostrup, Denmark
    Am J Ind Med 46:521-33. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to examine relations between computer work aspects and elbow and wrist/hand pain conditions and disorders...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neck and shoulder symptoms and disorders among Danish computer workers
    Lars Peter Andreas Brandt
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark
    Scand J Work Environ Health 30:399-409. 2004
    ..Neck and shoulder pain and disorders were studied among frequent computer users, and the associated effect of mouse and keyboard use was evaluated...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of health related job loss: a two-year follow-up study in a general working population
    Jens Peder Lind Haahr
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Regional Hospital Herning, Gl Landevej 61, 7400, Herning, Denmark
    J Occup Rehabil 17:581-92. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify predictors of health related job loss (HRJL) in a cohort of Danish employees...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reduction of pain-related disability in working populations: a randomized intervention study of the effects of an educational booklet addressing psychosocial risk factors and screening workplaces for physical health hazards
    Poul Frost
    Department of Occupational Medicine, Arhus University Hospital, Arhus C, Denmark
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1949-54. 2007
    ..Cluster randomized controlled trial with 6 and 8 quarters of follow-up...
  22. pmc The role of physical examinations in studies of musculoskeletal disorders of the elbow
    Ann Isabel Kryger
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Copenhagen University Hospital, Bispebjerg, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 64:776-81. 2007
    ..To present data on pain and physical findings from the elbow region, and to discuss the role of diagnostic criteria in epidemiological studies of epicondylitis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Register-based follow-up of social benefits and other transfer payments: accuracy and degree of completeness in a Danish interdepartmental administrative database compared with a population-based survey
    Niels Henrik Hjollund
    Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 35:497-502. 2007
    ..A Danish database, DREAM, allows weekly follow-up of any public transfer payment. This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility of the register for use in public health research...
  24. ncbi request reprint [The potential for whiplash injury is enormous!]
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:1162; author reply 1163. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint [Back pain and the workplace]
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Herning Sygehus, arbejdsmedicinsk klinik
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:493-6. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint [Health examinations in connection with night work]
    Jens Peter E Bonde
    Arhus Universitetshospital, arbejdsmedicinsk klinik
    Ugeskr Laeger 169:2005-7. 2007
    ..This article argues that individual health examinations should be integrated into primary preventive activities at the workplace...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Activity-based registration of computer use in epidemiological studies. Danish Society of Occupational and Environmental Medicine]
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    arbejdsmedicinsk klinik, Herning Sygehus, DK 7400 Herning
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:1377. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint [Shift work and pregnancy]
    Johan Hviid Andersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 169:891. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint [The influence of physical work conditions on adverse pregnancy outcomes]
    Maria Stentebjerg
    Herning Sygehus, arbejdsmedicinsk klinik, Herning
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:4188-95. 2006
    ..In relation to work with standing or walking postures, it seems that especially prolonged standing is critical for pregnant women. There is no study that deals with the influence of pulling or pushing on pregnancy outcomes...