Evaluation of a multicomponent workplace health promotion program conducted in Japan for improving employees' cardiovascular disease risk factors.

@article{Muto2001EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a multicomponent workplace health promotion program conducted in Japan for improving employees' cardiovascular disease risk factors.},
  author={Takashi Muto and Kuniaki Yamauchi},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={33 6},
  pages={571-7}
}
BACKGROUND The long-term effectiveness of multicomponent worksite health promotion programs targeting cardiovascular disease risk factors remains unclear in Japan. This study was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of such a health promotion program consisting of a main program provided over 4 days and a follow-up program provided over 1 year. METHODS The subjects of this randomized controlled trial were male employees working for a building maintenance company in Japan. The intervention… CONTINUE READING