BongKyoo Choi

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of body mass index with waist circumference and skinfold-based percent body fat in firefighters: adiposity classification and associations with cardiovascular disease risk factors
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, 100 Theory, Suite 100, Irvine, CA, 92617, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 89:435-48. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Validity test of the IPD-Work consortium approach for creating comparable job strain groups between Job Content Questionnaire and Demand-Control Questionnaire
    BongKyoo Choi
    University of California, Irvine, United States of America Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 28:321-33. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Recommendations for individual participant data meta-analyses on work stressors and health outcomes: comments on IPD-Work Consortium papers
    Bong Kyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, 100 Theory, Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 41:299-311. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Occupation-differential construct validity of the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ) psychological job demands scale with physical job demands items: a mixed methods research
    BongKyoo Choi
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Ergonomics 55:425-39. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial working conditions and active leisure-time physical activity in middle-aged us workers
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 23:239-53. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Sedentary work, low physical job demand, and obesity in US workers
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, 92617, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:1088-101. 2010
  7. pmc Synergistic interaction effect between job control and social support at work on general psychological distress
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, 5201 California Avenue, Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:77-89. 2011
  8. pmc Cross-language differential item functioning of the job content questionnaire among European countries: the JACE study
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Int J Behav Med 16:136-47. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Exploring occupational and health behavioral causes of firefighter obesity: a qualitative study
    Marnie Dobson
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:776-90. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Short-term test-retest reliability of the Job Content Questionnaire and Effort-Reward Imbalance Questionnaire items and scales among professional firefighters
    BongKyoo Choi
    a Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Ergonomics 57:897-911. 2014

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of body mass index with waist circumference and skinfold-based percent body fat in firefighters: adiposity classification and associations with cardiovascular disease risk factors
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, 100 Theory, Suite 100, Irvine, CA, 92617, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 89:435-48. 2016
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  2. doi request reprint Validity test of the IPD-Work consortium approach for creating comparable job strain groups between Job Content Questionnaire and Demand-Control Questionnaire
    BongKyoo Choi
    University of California, Irvine, United States of America Center for Occupational and Environmental Health
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 28:321-33. 2015
    ..This study aims to test the validity of the IPD-Work Consortium approach for creating comparable job strain groups between the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ) and the Demand-Control Questionnaire (DCQ)...
  3. doi request reprint Recommendations for individual participant data meta-analyses on work stressors and health outcomes: comments on IPD-Work Consortium papers
    Bong Kyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, 100 Theory, Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 41:299-311. 2015
    ..Finally, we discuss the inappropriate conclusions and recommendations in the Consortium publications and provide alternative recommendations, including a comprehensive perspective on worksite intervention studies. ..
  4. doi request reprint Occupation-differential construct validity of the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ) psychological job demands scale with physical job demands items: a mixed methods research
    BongKyoo Choi
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Ergonomics 55:425-39. 2012
    ..Additionally, interviews with eight university workers revealed that workers interpreted the two psychological demands items differently by the nature of their tasks. The scale validity was occupation-differential...
  5. doi request reprint Psychosocial working conditions and active leisure-time physical activity in middle-aged us workers
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 23:239-53. 2010
    ..This study was to examine whether psychosocial work characteristics such as job control, psychological job demands, and their combinations are associated with leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) in US workers...
  6. doi request reprint Sedentary work, low physical job demand, and obesity in US workers
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, 92617, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:1088-101. 2010
    ..Little is known about the role of low physical activity at work (sedentary work or low physical job demand) in the increasing prevalence of obesity of US workers...
  7. pmc Synergistic interaction effect between job control and social support at work on general psychological distress
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, 5201 California Avenue, Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:77-89. 2011
    ..To examine whether there is a synergistic interaction effect between job control and social support at work on general psychological distress and whether it differs by the level of job demands...
  8. pmc Cross-language differential item functioning of the job content questionnaire among European countries: the JACE study
    BongKyoo Choi
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Int J Behav Med 16:136-47. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Exploring occupational and health behavioral causes of firefighter obesity: a qualitative study
    Marnie Dobson
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
    Am J Ind Med 56:776-90. 2013
    ..Firefighters, as an occupational group, have one of the highest prevalence rates of obesity. A qualitative study investigated occupational and health behavioral determinants of obesity among firefighters...
  10. doi request reprint Short-term test-retest reliability of the Job Content Questionnaire and Effort-Reward Imbalance Questionnaire items and scales among professional firefighters
    BongKyoo Choi
    a Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
    Ergonomics 57:897-911. 2014
    ..The responses of professional firefighters to the JCQ and ERIQ items and scales were stable during an 8-week period, particularly when dichotomous item responses were used. ..
  11. doi request reprint A cross-national study on the multidimensional characteristics of the five-item psychological demands scale of the Job Content Questionnaire
    BongKyoo Choi
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854, USA
    Int J Behav Med 15:120-32. 2008
    ..The five-item psychological demands scale of the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ) has been assumed to be one-dimensional in practice...
  12. ncbi request reprint Testing two methods to create comparable scale scores between the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ) and JCQ-like questionnaires in the European JACE Study
    Robert Karasek
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Int J Behav Med 14:189-201. 2007
    ..Scale comparative properties of "JCQ-like" questionnaires with respect to the JCQ have been little known...
  13. doi request reprint Work-related risk factors for neck pain in the US working population
    Haiou Yang
    Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, University of California, Irvine, CA and Department of Neurology, University of California, Irvine, CA, and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA School of Health Sciences, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Fukuoka, Japan and Labor Occupational Safety and Health Program, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:184-92. 2015
    ..This study uses the Taylor linearized variance estimation method to compute weighted unadjusted and adjusted prevalence of neck pain by occupation, with a cross-section data set from the 2009 to 2012 National Health Interview Survey...