[Pre-employment examinations for preventing occupational injury and disease in workers].

Abstract

BACKGROUND Many employers and other stakeholders believe that health examinations of job applicants prevent occupational diseases and sickness absence. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the effectiveness of pre-employment examinations of job applicants in preventing occupational injury, disease and sickness absence compared to no intervention or alternative… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008881

Topics

3 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@article{Mahmud2010PreemploymentEF, title={[Pre-employment examinations for preventing occupational injury and disease in workers].}, author={Norashikin Mahmud and Eva Schonstein and Frederieke G Schaafsma and Marika M Lehtola and Jean Baptiste Fassier and Michiel Felix Reneman and Jos Verbeek}, journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews}, year={2010}, volume={12}, pages={CD008881} }