Affiliation: Harvard University
- Effects of job strain on fatigue: cross-sectional and prospective views of the job content questionnaire and effort--reward imbalance in the GAZEL cohortGrace Sembajwe
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Occup Environ Med 69:377-84. 2012....
- A hazardous substance exposure prevention rating method for intervention needs assessment and effectiveness evaluation: the Small Business Exposure IndexAnthony D LaMontagne
McCaughey Centre VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
Environ Health 8:10. 2009....
- National income, self-reported wheezing and asthma diagnosis from the World Health SurveyG Sembajwe
Dept of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Eur Respir J 35:279-86. 2010..These findings support the need for continued global respiratory illness surveillance for disease prevention, health policy and management...
- The influence of sociodemographic characteristics on agreement between self-reports and expert exposure assessmentsGrace Sembajwe
Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Ind Med 53:1019-31. 2010....
- Ergonomic practices within patient care units are associated with musculoskeletal pain and limitationsJack T Dennerlein
Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Ind Med 55:107-16. 2012..With the high prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) for patient care unit workers, prevention efforts through ergonomic practices within units may be related to symptoms associated with typical work-related MSDs...
- Occupational injuries among nurses and aides in a hospital settingLeslie I Boden
Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
Am J Ind Med 55:117-26. 2012..Recent studies have quantified risks and demonstrated a higher risk for aides than for nurses. However, no detailed studies to date have used OSHA injury definitions to allow for better comparability across studies...
- Social disparities in the burden of occupational exposures: results of a cross-sectional studyMargaret M Quinn
Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
Am J Ind Med 50:861-75. 2007....
- The association of major depressive episodes with income inequality and the human development indexManuel Cifuentes
Work Environment Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell, One University Avenue, Kitson Hall 200, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
Soc Sci Med 67:529-39. 2008..39), one would expect to see an increase in the prevalence of MDE from 4.0% to 6.2%. These findings raise important questions about the role of income inequality on social forces that can lead to depression...
- The role of the work context in multiple wellness outcomes for hospital patient care workersGlorian Sorensen
Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
J Occup Environ Med 53:899-910. 2011..To examine the relationships among low back pain (LBP), inadequate physical activity, and sleep deficiency among patient care workers, and of these outcomes to work context...