Tores Theorell

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Is cultural activity at work related to mental health in employees?
    Tores Theorell
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Fack 710632, R 017, SE 106 54 Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 86:281-8. 2013
  2. pmc Non-listening and self centered leadership--relationships to socioeconomic conditions and employee mental health
    Tores Theorell
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e44119. 2012
  3. pmc Comparison of alternative versions of the job demand-control scales in 17 European cohort studies: the IPD-Work consortium
    Eleonor I Fransson
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:62. 2012
  4. pmc Low Sense of Coherence (SOC) is a mirror of general anxiety and persistent depressive symptoms in adolescent girls - a cross-sectional study of a clinical and a non-clinical cohort
    Eva C Henje Blom
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:58. 2010
  5. pmc Fetal and life course origins of serum lipids in mid-adulthood: results from a prospective cohort study
    Per E Gustafsson
    Dept of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:484. 2010
  6. pmc Is body size at birth related to circadian salivary cortisol levels in adulthood? Results from a longitudinal cohort study
    Per E Gustafsson
    Dept of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:346. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Evaluating life events and chronic stressors in relation to health: stressors and health in clinical work
    Tores Theorell
    Institute for Stress Research, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Adv Psychosom Med 32:58-71. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Managerial leadership is associated with self-reported sickness absence and sickness presenteeism among Swedish men and women
    Anna Nyberg
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 36:803-11. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Workplace bullying, working environment and health
    Gabriel Oxenstierna
    Institute for Stress Research, University of Stockholm, Sweden
    Ind Health 50:180-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial working conditions and depressive symptoms among Swedish employees
    Linda L Magnusson Hanson
    Work Organisation and Health, Stress Research Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:951-60. 2009

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  1. pmc Is cultural activity at work related to mental health in employees?
    Tores Theorell
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Fack 710632, R 017, SE 106 54 Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 86:281-8. 2013
    ..To examine relationships between work-based cultural activities and mental employee health in working Swedes...
  2. pmc Non-listening and self centered leadership--relationships to socioeconomic conditions and employee mental health
    Tores Theorell
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e44119. 2012
    ..The way in which leadership is experienced in different socioeconomic strata is of interest per se, as well as how it relates to employee mental health...
  3. pmc Comparison of alternative versions of the job demand-control scales in 17 European cohort studies: the IPD-Work consortium
    Eleonor I Fransson
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 12:62. 2012
    ..As part of the 'IPD-Work' (Individual-participant-data meta-analysis in working populations) consortium, we compared different versions of the demands and control scales available in 17 European cohort studies...
  4. pmc Low Sense of Coherence (SOC) is a mirror of general anxiety and persistent depressive symptoms in adolescent girls - a cross-sectional study of a clinical and a non-clinical cohort
    Eva C Henje Blom
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:58. 2010
    ..The Sense of Coherence (SOC) scale is assumed to measure a distinct salutogenic construct separated from measures of anxiety and depression. Our aim was to challenge this concept...
  5. pmc Fetal and life course origins of serum lipids in mid-adulthood: results from a prospective cohort study
    Per E Gustafsson
    Dept of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:484. 2010
    ..The aim of the present prospective cohort study was to examine the contributions of birth weight and life course exposures (cumulative socioeconomic disadvantage and adversity) to dyslipidemia and serum lipids in mid-adulthood...
  6. pmc Is body size at birth related to circadian salivary cortisol levels in adulthood? Results from a longitudinal cohort study
    Per E Gustafsson
    Dept of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 10:346. 2010
    ..However, the fetal origin of the adult cortisol regulation has been insufficiently studied. The present study aims to examine if body size at birth is related to circadian cortisol levels at 43 years...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluating life events and chronic stressors in relation to health: stressors and health in clinical work
    Tores Theorell
    Institute for Stress Research, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Adv Psychosom Med 32:58-71. 2012
    ..Standardized well-functioning assessment instruments that could be used in clinical practice exist and should be used...
  8. doi request reprint Managerial leadership is associated with self-reported sickness absence and sickness presenteeism among Swedish men and women
    Anna Nyberg
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 36:803-11. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between managerial leadership and self-reported sickness absence/presenteeism among Swedish men and women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Workplace bullying, working environment and health
    Gabriel Oxenstierna
    Institute for Stress Research, University of Stockholm, Sweden
    Ind Health 50:180-8. 2012
    ..Dictatorial leadership, lack of procedural justice and attitude of expendability were male and lack of humanity a female risk factor for bullying...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial working conditions and depressive symptoms among Swedish employees
    Linda L Magnusson Hanson
    Work Organisation and Health, Stress Research Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:951-60. 2009
    ..To investigate prospective associations between working conditions and depressive symptoms in Swedish men and women...
  11. doi request reprint The Symptom Checklist-core depression (SCL-CD6) scale: psychometric properties of a brief six item scale for the assessment of depression
    Linda L Magnusson Hanson
    1Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 42:82-8. 2014
    ..We have examined psychometric properties of a brief 6-item version of the Symptom Checklist (SCL), the Symptom Checklist core depression scale (SCL-CD6) and aimed to identify a cut-point for epidemiological research...
  12. doi request reprint Demand, control and social climate as predictors of emotional exhaustion symptoms in working Swedish men and women
    Linda L Magnusson Hanson
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 36:737-43. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Health effects on leaders and co-workers of an art-based leadership development program
    Julia Romanowska
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychother Psychosom 80:78-87. 2011
    ..The purpose of the study was to examine whether an art-based leadership program may have a more beneficial effect than a conventional one on leaders' and their corresponding subordinates' mental and biological stress...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assistant nurses in the Swedish healthcare sector during the 1990s: a hard-hit occupational group with a tough job
    Anna Hertting
    National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine IPM, Stockholm Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Psychosocial Factors and Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 33:107-13. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to explore hospital-based assistant nurses' experiences of psychosocial "stressors", following a period of substantial layoffs (43%) and ongoing healthcare reorganizations...
  15. doi request reprint Managerial leadership is associated with employee stress, health, and sickness absence independently of the demand-control-support model
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Work 37:71-9. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Antidepressant use and associations with psychosocial work characteristics. A comparative study of Swedish and Danish gainfully employed
    Linda L Magnusson Hanson
    Research division of epidemiology, Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 149:38-45. 2013
    ..This study cross-sectionally assesses the prevalence of antidepressant use among employed in Sweden and Denmark and prospectively examines associations between work characteristics and antidepressant use...
  17. pmc Work-related sleep disturbances and sickness absence in the Swedish working population, 1993-1999
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Sleep 31:1169-77. 2008
    ..To examine secular trends in work-related sleep disturbances and their association with sickness absence in the Swedish working population...
  18. pmc Acute stress induces hyperacusis in women with high levels of emotional exhaustion
    Dan Hasson
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e52945. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore if an acute stress will increase auditory sensitivity (hyperacusis) in individuals with high levels of emotional exhaustion (EE)...
  19. pmc Psychosocial working conditions and cognitive complaints among Swedish employees
    Cecilia U D Stenfors
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e60637. 2013
    ..Additional prospective analyses were run adjusting for baseline cognitive complaints...
  20. doi request reprint Low salivary cortisol levels in infants of families with an anthroposophic lifestyle
    Fredrik Stenius
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Science and Education Södersjukhuset, Sachs Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Södersjukhuset AB, S 11883 Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1431-7. 2010
    ..It can be concluded that low salivary cortisol levels in infants from anthroposophic families may be related to an environment with a lower degree of exposure to stress, which could influence the development of allergic diseases...
  21. doi request reprint Parental academic involvement in adolescence, academic achievement over the life course and allostatic load in middle age: a prospective population-based cohort study
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm SE 106 91, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 67:508-13. 2013
    ..We sought to elucidate the role of parental involvement at age 16 on the life course development of allostatic load...
  22. pmc The demand control model and circadian saliva cortisol variations in a Swedish population based sample (The PART study)
    Magnus Alderling
    Division of Occupational Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 6:288. 2006
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between job strain and saliva cortisol levels in a population-based study in which a number of potential confounders could be adjusted for...
  23. ncbi request reprint Physiological changes associated with downsizing of personnel and reorganisation in the health care sector
    Anna Hertting
    Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychother Psychosom 71:117-22. 2002
    ..The personnel reductions (1995-1997) in the studied regional hospital corresponded to one fifth of the personnel...
  24. ncbi request reprint Organizational instability and cardiovascular risk factors in white-collar employees: an analysis of correlates of structural instability of workplace organization on risk factors for coronary heart disease in a sample of 3,904 white collar employees in t
    Hugo Westerlund
    National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 14:37-42. 2004
    ..The economic crisis in Sweden in the 1990s led to major reorganization at many workplaces, which appears to have had negative consequences for occupational and public health...
  25. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of hormonal reactions accompanying life events in recently resettled refugees
    Hans Peter Sondergaard
    National Swedish Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychother Psychosom 72:49-58. 2003
    ..Refugees constitute a growing section of the general population in many countries. It is therefore important to study which factors in everyday life are important to recently resettled refugees after they have been granted residence...
  26. ncbi request reprint How valid is a short measure of effort-reward imbalance at work? A replication study from Sweden
    Constanze Leineweber
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Occup Environ Med 67:526-31. 2010
    ..There is an urgent need for validated measures of health-adverse psychosocial work environments. We tested the validity of a newly developed short version of the original questionnaire measuring effort-reward imbalance at work (ERI)...
  27. pmc Stress and prevalence of hearing problems in the Swedish working population
    Dan Hasson
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 11:130. 2011
    ..Here we describe the prevalence of two common hearing problems, i.e. hearing complaints and tinnitus, in relation to different work-and health-related stressors...
  28. ncbi request reprint Are trends in work and health conditions interrelated? A study of Swedish hospital employees in the 1990s
    Inga Lill Petterson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Occup Health Psychol 10:110-20. 2005
    ..Job satisfaction and support were decreasing. A stable short-term sick leave rate over years related to lack of support...
  29. pmc Life-course accumulation of neighborhood disadvantage and allostatic load: empirical integration of three social determinants of health frameworks
    Per E Gustafsson
    Per E Gustafsson and Anne Hammarström are with the Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Miguel San Sebastian and Urban Janlert are with the Departments of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umeå University Töres Theorell and Hugo Westerlund are with the Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Public Health 104:904-10. 2014
    ..07; P = .248). Conclusions. Our findings suggested that neighborhood disadvantage acted cumulatively over the life course on biological wear and tear, and exemplified the gains of integrating social determinants of health frameworks. ..
  30. doi request reprint Destructive managerial leadership and psychological well-being among employees in Swedish, Polish, and Italian hotels
    Anna Nyberg
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Work 39:267-81. 2011
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional exploratory study was to investigate destructive managerial leadership in the hotel industry in Sweden, Poland, and Italy in relation to psychological well-being among employees...
  31. doi request reprint Subjective social status: its determinants and association with health in the Swedish working population (the SLOSH study)
    Michiko Miyakawa
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Public Health 22:593-7. 2012
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  32. pmc Cross-lagged relationships between workplace demands, control, support, and sleep problems
    Linda L Magnusson Hanson
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Sleep 34:1403-10. 2011
    ..This study examines longitudinal, bidirectional relationships between work characteristics and sleep problems...
  33. pmc Saliva cortisol and exposure to aircraft noise in six European countries
    Jenny Selander
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 117:1713-7. 2009
    ..Several studies show an association between exposure to aircraft or road traffic noise and cardiovascular effects, which may be mediated by a noise-induced release of stress hormones...
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and physiological correlates of self-reported hearing problems in male and female musicians in symphony orchestras
    Dan Hasson
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Psychophysiol 74:93-100. 2009
    ..These findings provide evidence for a relationship between long-term stress and self-reported hearing problems and demonstrate a protective role of parasympathetic and anabolic activity on hearing status...
  35. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors in research on work conditions and health in Sweden
    Tores Theorell
    National Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 33:20-6. 2007
  36. doi request reprint Job strain and depressive symptoms in men and women: a prospective study of the working population in Sweden
    Tores Theorell
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:78-82. 2014
    ..The aim was to analyse whether men and women differ with regard to the prospective relationship between adverse psychosocial work environment and depressive symptoms during a 2-year period...
  37. ncbi request reprint Does singing promote well-being?: An empirical study of professional and amateur singers during a singing lesson
    Christina Grape
    National Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Integr Physiol Behav Sci 38:65-74. 2003
    ..In summary, in this study, singing during a singing lesson seemed to promote more well-being and less arousal for amateurs compared to professional singers, who seemed to experience less well-being and more arousal...
  38. ncbi request reprint Language acquisition in relation to cumulative posttraumatic stress disorder symptom load over time in a sample of re-settled refugees
    Hans Peter Sondergaard
    National Swedish Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychother Psychosom 73:320-3. 2004
    ..To study the effects of symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and dissociation as well as cumulative symptom load on language learning during the introduction phase in re-settled refugees...
  39. doi request reprint Joint effects of job strain and road-traffic and occupational noise on myocardial infarction
    Jenny Selander
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Unit of Occupational Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 39:195-203. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the joint effect of job strain and both road-traffic and occupational noise on myocardial infarction (MI)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Workplace expansion, long-term sickness absence, and hospital admission
    Hugo Westerlund
    National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 363:1193-7. 2004
    ..Downsizing has in previous studies, as well as in public debate, been associated with increased sickness absence. No studies have, however, looked at the long-term relation between workplace expansion and morbidity...
  41. ncbi request reprint The correlation between the hyperacusis questionnaire and uncomfortable loudness levels is dependent on emotional exhaustion
    Martin Benka Wallén
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Audiol 51:722-9. 2012
    ..To validate the hyperacusis questionnaire (HQ) in different strata of emotional exhaustion (EE)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Conflicts at work--the relationship with workplace factors, work characteristics and self-rated health
    Gabriel Oxenstierna
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    Ind Health 49:501-10. 2011
    ..After adjustment for socioeconomic conditions the odds ratio for low self-rated health associated with ongoing conflict at work was 2.09 (1.60-2.74). The results provide a good starting point for intervention and prevention work...
  43. pmc Factor structure and longitudinal measurement invariance of the demand control support model: an evidence from the Swedish Longitudinal Occupational Survey of Health (SLOSH)
    Holendro Singh Chungkham
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e70541. 2013
    ..To examine the factor structure and to evaluate the longitudinal measurement invariance of the demand-control-support questionnaire (DCSQ), using the Swedish Longitudinal Occupational Survey of Health (SLOSH)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Elevated blood levels of dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate vary with symptom load in posttraumatic stress disorder: findings from a longitudinal study of refugees in Sweden
    Hans Peter Sondergaard
    CTD Center for Torture and Trauma Survivors, Karolinska Vägen, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychother Psychosom 71:298-303. 2002
    ..The present study is part of a longitudinal study of recently resettled refugees with the aim of learning which factors in their daily life influence health as measured by self-report and stress-responsive hormones...
  45. doi request reprint Lifestyle and salivary cortisol at the age of 12 and 24 months
    Jackie Swartz
    Uppsala University, Department of Neuroscience, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 101:979-84. 2012
    ..To analyse salivary cortisol levels in 12- and 24-month-olds from families with an anthroposophic lifestyle and comparisons ('partly anthroposophic' and 'non-anthroposophic')...
  46. ncbi request reprint Physiological correlates of eye movement desensitization and reprocessing
    Ulf O E Elofsson
    National Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health IPM and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Anxiety Disord 22:622-34. 2008
    ..In conclusion, eye movements during EMDR activate cholinergic and inhibit sympathetic systems. The reactivity has similarities with the pattern during REM-sleep...
  47. pmc Subjective cognitive complaints and the role of executive cognitive functioning in the working population: a case-control study
    Cecilia U D Stenfors
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e83351. 2013
    ..Thus, the present study aimed to test the relation between SCC and executive cognitive functioning in a population-based sample of employees...
  48. ncbi request reprint A first-line nurse manager's goal-profile
    Gunilla Johansson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 16:149-59. 2007
    ..e. prioritization of goals in her work as a first-line nurse manager, through use of an action-theoretic and confirmatory theory...
  49. pmc Social adversity in adolescence increases the physiological vulnerability to job strain in adulthood: a prospective population-based study
    Hugo Westerlund
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e35967. 2012
    ..We therefore investigated if early life exposure to adversity increases the individual's physiological vulnerability job strain in adulthood...
  50. doi request reprint Possibilities and limitations of the Polar RS800 in measuring heart rate variability at rest
    Martin Benka Wallén
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Appl Physiol 112:1153-65. 2012
    ..Since the Polar system did not identify errors satisfactorily, or return valid values of HRV for certain groups, it is concluded that, whenever possible, traditional ECGs should be used for both gathering and editing of HRV data...
  51. ncbi request reprint Morphometric and psychometric comparisons between non-substance-abusing patients with posttraumatic stress disorder and normal controls
    Reza Emdad
    Karolinska Institute, and National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychother Psychosom 75:122-32. 2006
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Downsizing and reorganization: demands, challenges and ambiguity for registered nurses
    Anna Hertting
    National Institute for Psychosocial Medicine IPM, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 45:145-54. 2004
    ..A large hospital in Sweden was selected for the study, in which downsizing had occurred between 1995 and 1997. The number of staff in the hospital was reduced by an average of 20%, and 10% were relocated to other departments...
  53. ncbi request reprint Coping style and social support in men and women suffering from cluster headache or migraine
    Vanja Blomkvist
    National Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Headache 42:178-84. 2002
    ..To investigate similarities and differences between patients with cluster headache and patients with migraine...
  54. ncbi request reprint Job strain and major risk factors for coronary heart disease among employed males and females in a Swedish study on work, lipids and fibrinogen
    Lars Alfredsson
    Division of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:238-48. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the relationship of job strain (high psychological job demands and low decision latitude) to hypertension, serum lipids, and plasmafibrinogen...
  55. doi request reprint Workplace aesthetics: Impact of environments upon employee health?
    Elisabet Schell
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Torsburgsvägen 2, Stockholm, Sweden
    Work 39:203-13. 2011
    ..The study results show a relation between work place aesthetics and health and well-being. Future work health promotion and prevention may benefit from the inclusion of an assessment of workplace aesthetics...
  56. ncbi request reprint Paid and unpaid work, and its relation to low back and neck/shoulder disorders among women
    Malin Josephson
    Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Women Health 37:17-30. 2003
    ..The present results did not strengthen the hypothesis that a high amount of hours of work is an independent risk factor for musculoskeletal disorders...
  57. ncbi request reprint Caring about--caring for: moral obligations and work responsibilities in intensive care nursing
    Agneta Cronqvist
    Karolinska Instituet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nurs Ethics 11:63-76. 2004
    ..In conclusion there is a need to support nurses in difficult intensive care situations, for example, by mentoring, as a step towards developing moral action knowledge in the context of intensive care nursing...
  58. ncbi request reprint Pre-migration trauma and HIV-risk behavior
    Jennifer Steel
    Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Transcult Psychiatry 40:91-108. 2003
    ..Integration of multiple psychosocial and health issues is recommended for comprehensive treatment and prevention programs...
  59. ncbi request reprint Differences between patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and with chronic fatigue at an infectious disease clinic in Stockholm, Sweden
    Birgitta Evengard
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institute at Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 57:361-8. 2003
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Salivary cortisol levels and allergy in children: the ALADDIN birth cohort
    Fredrik Stenius
    Department of Clinical Science and Education, Karolinska Institutet, Sodersjukhuset, Sachs Children s Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 128:1335-9. 2011
    ..Several environmental factors can influence the salivary cortisol level, which is used as a measure of activity of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis...