Robert A. Karasek

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Part I discusses the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ), designed to measure scales assessing psychological demands, decision latitude, social support, physical demands, and job insecurity. Part II(More)
Associations between psychosocial job characteristics and past myocardial infarction (MI) prevalence for employed males were tested with the Health Examination Survey (HES) 1960-61, N = 2,409, and(More)
BACKGROUND Scale comparative properties of "JCQ-like" questionnaires with respect to the JCQ have been little known. PURPOSE Assessing validity and reliability of two methods for generating(More)
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to investigate whether job strain, psychological demands, and decision latitude are independent determinants of disability pension rates over a 12-year follow-up(More)