Kaori Fujishiro

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi What does "occupation" represent as an indicator of socioeconomic status?: exploring occupational prestige and health
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:2100-7. 2010
  2. doi "Doing what I do best": The association between skill utilization and employee health with healthy behavior as a mediator
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med . 2017
  3. pmc Communicating risks after exposure has ended: former workers' perspectives on PCBs
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, 4676 Columbia Pkwy R 15 Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    New Solut 23:347-67. 2013
  4. pmc Current employment status, occupational category, occupational hazard exposure and job stress in relation to telomere length: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 70:552-60. 2013
  5. pmc Occupational gradients in smoking behavior and exposure to workplace environmental tobacco smoke: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:136-45. 2012
  6. doi Translating questionnaire items for a multi-lingual worker population: the iterative process of translation and cognitive interviews with English-, Spanish-, and Chinese-speaking workers
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:194-203. 2010
  7. pmc Factorial invariance, scale reliability, and construct validity of the job control and job demands scales for immigrant workers: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Pkwy R 15, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:533-40. 2011
  8. pmc Associations of occupation, job control and job demands with intima-media thickness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:319-26. 2011
  9. pmc Associations of workplace aggression with work-related well-being among nurses in the Philippines
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:861-7. 2011
  10. doi Is perceived racial privilege associated with health? Findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:840-4. 2009

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Publications18

  1. doi What does "occupation" represent as an indicator of socioeconomic status?: exploring occupational prestige and health
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:2100-7. 2010
    ..Our findings not only suggest multiple ways that occupation is associated with health, but also highlight the utility of occupational prestige as an SES indicator that explicitly represents social standing...
  2. doi "Doing what I do best": The association between skill utilization and employee health with healthy behavior as a mediator
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med . 2017
    ..Drawing from self-determination theory, we postulate that high levels of skill utilization are positively associated with physical health and that some of the effect is mediated by health behavior...
  3. pmc Communicating risks after exposure has ended: former workers' perspectives on PCBs
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIOSH, 4676 Columbia Pkwy R 15 Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    New Solut 23:347-67. 2013
    ..A long-term relationship between workers and researchers would provide opportunities to cultivate better understanding of the hazard and facilitate the process of worker notification. ..
  4. pmc Current employment status, occupational category, occupational hazard exposure and job stress in relation to telomere length: the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 70:552-60. 2013
    ..Accelerated cellular aging could be a common pathway linking occupational exposure to several health outcomes...
  5. pmc Occupational gradients in smoking behavior and exposure to workplace environmental tobacco smoke: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:136-45. 2012
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  6. doi Translating questionnaire items for a multi-lingual worker population: the iterative process of translation and cognitive interviews with English-, Spanish-, and Chinese-speaking workers
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:194-203. 2010
    ..Developing multi-language questionnaire items is a complex process; however, very little has been documented in the literature...
  7. pmc Factorial invariance, scale reliability, and construct validity of the job control and job demands scales for immigrant workers: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Pkwy R 15, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:533-40. 2011
    ..For a better understanding of immigrants' job stress, the concept of job demands should be expanded and immigrants' expectations for job control explored...
  8. pmc Associations of occupation, job control and job demands with intima-media thickness: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Occup Environ Med 68:319-26. 2011
    ..This study examined associations between various occupational characteristics and carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) in a multi-ethnic sample...
  9. pmc Associations of workplace aggression with work-related well-being among nurses in the Philippines
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:861-7. 2011
    ..We examined whether workplace aggression was associated with self-rated health and work-related injury and illness among nurses in the Philippines...
  10. doi Is perceived racial privilege associated with health? Findings from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
    Kaori Fujishiro
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:840-4. 2009
    ..Impacts of perceived racial privilege deserve more attention in the literature on racism and health...
  11. ncbi Justice at work, job stress, and employee health
    Kaori Fujishiro
    University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Educ Behav 36:487-504. 2009
    ..Directions for future research are suggested, along with strategies for overcoming challenges inherent in this multidisciplinary area of research. Implications for work-site health interventions are discussed...
  12. pmc Associations of work hours, job strain, and occupation with endothelial function: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Luenda E Charles
    From the Biostatistics and Epidemiology Branch Drs Charles, Fekedulegn, Burchfiel, and Andrew, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Morgantown, WV Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Dr Landsbergis, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, NY, and State University of New York Downstate School of Public Health, Brooklyn, NY Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation, and Field Studies Drs Baron and Fujishiro, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, OH Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Dr Kaufman, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Biostatistics Ms Stukovsky, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy Dr Foy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC and School of Public Health Dr Diez Roux, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA Research was conducted at the Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Occup Environ Med 56:1153-60. 2014
    ..To investigate associations of work hours, job control, job demands, job strain, and occupational category with brachial artery flow-mediated dilation (FMD) in 1499 Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis participants...
  13. pmc Job Strain, Occupational Category, Systolic Blood Pressure, and Hypertension Prevalence: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Paul A Landsbergis
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Dr Landsbergis, Mr Koutsouras, State University of New York Downstate School of Public Health, Brooklyn School of Public Health Dr Diez Roux, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies Dr Fujishiro, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio Barry Commoner Center for Health and the Environment Dr Baron, Queens College, New York Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Dr Kaufman, University of Washington, Seattle Department of Preventive Medicine Dr Meyer, Mount Sinai School of Medicine Department of Medicine Dr Shimbo, Columbia University, New York Department of Biostatistics Ms Shrager, University of Washington, Seattle and Department of Epidemiology Dr Szklo, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Occup Environ Med 57:1178-84. 2015
    ..To assess associations of occupational categories and job characteristics with prevalent hypertension...
  14. pmc Associations of work hours with carotid intima-media thickness and ankle-brachial index: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Luenda E Charles
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, HELD BEB, MS L 4050, 1095 Willowdale Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505 2888, USA
    Occup Environ Med 69:713-20. 2012
    ..Long working hours may be associated with cardiovascular disease (CVD). The objective was to investigate cross-sectional associations of work hours with carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and ankle-brachial index (ABI)...
  15. doi 0101 Work Hours, Job Strain, and Occupation with Endothelial Function: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Luenda Charles
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Occup Environ Med 71:A73. 2014
    ..To investigate associations of work hours, job control, job demands, job strain, and occupational category with endothelial function, a predictor of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  16. pmc Occupational characteristics and the progression of carotid artery intima-media thickness and plaque over 9 years: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Kaori Fujishiro
    Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations, and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Occup Environ Med 72:690-8. 2015
    ..This study examines associations of occupational category as an SEP marker and selected occupational exposures with progression of the subclinical carotid artery disease...
  17. pmc Workplace harassment, stress, and drinking behavior over time: gender differences in a national sample
    Kathleen M Rospenda
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1601 W Taylor Street, 4th Floor, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Addict Behav 33:964-7. 2008
    ..This study confirms the importance of examining the associations between different types of stressors and drinking-related outcomes in gendered contexts...
  18. ncbi The effect of ergonomic interventions in healthcare facilities on musculoskeletal disorders
    Kaori Fujishiro
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Illinois 60612 7260, USA
    Am J Ind Med 48:338-47. 2005
    ..While laboratory studies have clearly documented the efficacy of ergonomic devices, few studies have examined their effectiveness in the healthcare workplace...