Ola Leijon

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validity of a self-administered questionnaire for assessing physical work loads in a general population
    Ola Leijon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Occupational Medicine, Karolinska, Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Occup Environ Med 44:724-35. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Awkward work postures: association with occupational gender segregation
    Ola Leijon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 47:381-93. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Educational differences in disability pension among Swedish middle-aged men: role of factors in late adolescence and work characteristics in adulthood
    Elin Johansson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:901-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported neck-shoulder-arm pain and concurrent low back pain or psychological distress: time-trends in a general population, 1990-2006
    Ola Leijon
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1863-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Target groups for prevention of neck/shoulder and low back disorders: an exploratory cluster analysis of working and living conditions
    Ola Leijon
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Work 27:189-204. 2006
  6. pmc Different working and living conditions and their associations with persistent neck/shoulder and/or low back disorders
    Ola Leijon
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 64:115-21. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Excessive physical demands in modern worklife and characteristics of work and living conditions of persons at risk
    Lena K Karlqvist
    National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:363-77. 2003

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Validity of a self-administered questionnaire for assessing physical work loads in a general population
    Ola Leijon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Occupational Medicine, Karolinska, Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Occup Environ Med 44:724-35. 2002
    ..The questions concerning bent/twisted work posture and repetitive movements need to be re-designed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Awkward work postures: association with occupational gender segregation
    Ola Leijon
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Ind Med 47:381-93. 2005
    ..Segregation of men and women into different jobs is often cited as one of the most plausible explanations for gender differences in exposure and musculoskeletal disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Educational differences in disability pension among Swedish middle-aged men: role of factors in late adolescence and work characteristics in adulthood
    Elin Johansson
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:901-7. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported neck-shoulder-arm pain and concurrent low back pain or psychological distress: time-trends in a general population, 1990-2006
    Ola Leijon
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1863-8. 2009
    ..Analysis of repeated cross-sectional surveys...
  5. ncbi request reprint Target groups for prevention of neck/shoulder and low back disorders: an exploratory cluster analysis of working and living conditions
    Ola Leijon
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Norrbacka, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Work 27:189-204. 2006
    ..The identification of these subgroups in the population may facilitate a selective prevention approach...
  6. pmc Different working and living conditions and their associations with persistent neck/shoulder and/or low back disorders
    Ola Leijon
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 64:115-21. 2007
    ..The underlying purpose of this contextual approach was to identify target groups for primary/secondary prevention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Excessive physical demands in modern worklife and characteristics of work and living conditions of persons at risk
    Lena K Karlqvist
    National Institute for Working Life, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:363-77. 2003
    ..This study attempted to identify work and leisure-time conditions and life-style factors associated with excess metabolic levels (metabolic demands exceeding one-third of a person's aerobic capacity) at work among men and women...