Need for recovery in the working population: description and associations with fatigue and psychological distress.

@article{Jansen2002NeedFR,
  title={Need for recovery in the working population: description and associations with fatigue and psychological distress.},
  author={Nicole W. H. Jansen and I Jmert Kant and Piet A van den Brandt},
  journal={International journal of behavioral medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={322-40}
}
This study examined the concept of need for recovery, that is the need to recuperate from work-induced fatigue, experienced after a day of work. The study explored the relationship between need for recovery from work, prolonged fatigue, and psychological distress in the working population. A cross-sectional study was carried out. Data of the Maastricht Cohort Study on fatigue at work were used (n = 12,095). Some degree of need for recovery was found in nearly all employees. Need for recovery… CONTINUE READING