Predictors and consequences of unemployment among construction workers: prospective cohort study

  title={Predictors and consequences of unemployment among construction workers: prospective cohort study},
  author={P. Leino-Arjas and J. Liira and P. Mutanen and A. Malmivaara and E. Matikainen},
  pages={600 - 605}
  • P. Leino-Arjas, J. Liira, +2 authors E. Matikainen
  • Published 1999
  • Medicine
  • BMJ
  • Abstract Objective: To study predictors and consequences of unemployment. Design: Prospective cohort study. Setting: 11 construction companies in southern Finland. Participants: 586 male employees, aged 40-59 years at baseline in 1991 and not retired during a 4 year follow up. Main outcome measures: Long term unemployment, stress symptoms, disease, alcohol consumption, exercise activity, and body mass index. Results: In a multiple logistic regression model, long term unemployment (>24 months v… CONTINUE READING
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