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The World Health Organization Health and Work Performance Questionnaire (HPQ)
This report describes the World Health Organization Health and Work Performance Questionnaire (HPQ), a self-report instrument designed to estimate the workplace costs of health problems in terms ofExpand
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U.S. primary care physicians' diet-, physical activity-, and weight-related care of adult patients.
BACKGROUND Overweight and obesity are substantial problems in the U.S., but few national studies exist on primary care physicians' (PCPs') clinical practices regarding overweight and obesity. Expand
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Chronic Medical Conditions and Work Performance in the Health and Work Performance Questionnaire Calibration Surveys
Associations between chronic conditions and work performance (absenteeism, presenteeism, and critical incidents) were studied in reservation agents, customer service representatives, executives, andExpand
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Best Practice Design Principles of Worksite Health and Wellness Programs
Best Practice Design Principles of Worksite Health and Wellness Programs R ecently, a series of opinion papers, Web blogs, newspaper, and formal research articles have scrutinized the approach to andExpand
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An Integrated Framework For The Prevention And Treatment Of Obesity And Its Related Chronic Diseases.
Improved patient experience, population health, and reduced cost of care for patients with obesity and other chronic diseases will not be achieved by clinical interventions alone. We offer here a newExpand
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Development of assessment tools to measure organizational support for employee health.
OBJECTIVE To develop systems that measure and effect organizational support for employee health. METHODS Multiple studies and developmental projects were reviewed that show the process ofExpand
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The Problem With Too Much Sitting: A Workplace Conundrum
R ecently, stories abound in the popular press on the health risks associated with too much sitting. News anchors talk up the impact of sitting on premature death, story lines read ‘‘Sitting kills^Expand
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An Optimal Lifestyle Metric: Four Simple Behaviors That Affect Health, Cost, and Productivity
An Optimal Lifestyle Metric: Four Simple Behaviors That Affect Health, Cost, and Productivity There is widespread agreement among the scientific community, public health practitioners, clinical careExpand
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ACSM'S Worksite Health Handbook, Second Edition: A Guide to Building Healthy and Productive Companies
Today’s worksite health promotion practitioners, including exercise physiologists, personal fitness trainers, occupational health nurses, health educators, and dietitians, among others, are facedExpand
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