Relationship between psychosocial factors at work and incidence of perceived health problems in the GERICOTS cohort.

@article{Edm2011RelationshipBP,
  title={Relationship between psychosocial factors at work and incidence of perceived health problems in the GERICOTS cohort.},
  author={Jean-Louis Edm{\'e} and J Facq and Paul Frimat and Michel V{\'e}zina},
  journal={Revue d'epidemiologie et de sante publique},
  year={2011},
  volume={59 5},
  pages={295-304}
}
BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between the incidence of health problems and the psychosocial work environment in a French occupational cohort. METHODS Among the 2062 employees in the North of France who participated in the GERICOTS survey between 1999 and 2004, 1154 subjects who kept the same full-time shift in the same firm during the study period (797 men and 357 women) were included. Job strain was assessed using Karasek's model--the strain… CONTINUE READING