Job strain and blood pressure in employed men and women: a pooled analysis of four northern italian population samples.

@article{Cesana2003JobSA,
  title={Job strain and blood pressure in employed men and women: a pooled analysis of four northern italian population samples.},
  author={Giancarlo Cesana and Roberto Sega and Marco Mario Ferrario and Paolo Chiodini and Giovanni Corrao and Giuseppe Mancia},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={558-63}
}
OBJECTIVE The extent to which psychosocial stress concurs to raise blood pressure is still uncertain. Here the association between job strain and office blood pressure in a pooled analysis of four population samples from northern Italy is assessed. METHODS Four surveys assessing prevalence of major coronary risk factors were performed in 1986, 1990, 1991, and 1993 in area "Brianza" (Milan), a World Health Organization-MONItoring cardiovascular disease (WHO-MONICA) Project collaborating center… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…