Healthy Worker Effect

Known as: Healthy Worker Effects, Effects, Healthy Worker, effect healthy workers 
Phenomenon of workers' usually exhibiting overall death rates lower than those of the general population due to the fact that the severely ill and… (More)

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1976-2017
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2013
2013
Use of the general population as a reference might cause serious underestimation of the risk of cancer in working populations… (More)
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2013
2013
OBJECTIVES The healthy worker effect usually leads to underestimation of the association between occupational exposure and asthma… (More)
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2010
2010
The linear no-threshold (LNT) dose-effect relationship has been consistently used by most radiation epidemiologists to estimate… (More)
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2009
2009
The Healthy Worker Effect (HWE) phenomenon has been under debate since some years. Some epidemiologists regard HWE as an ordinary… (More)
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2006
2006
We investigated the "healthy worker effect" (HWE) in major league baseball. Ages of death of major league baseball players who… (More)
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1999
1999
The aim of this study was to determine whether the healthy worker effect and its component parts operate similarly for women and… (More)
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1993
1993
  • Evelina Dahl
  • Journal of epidemiology and community health
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STUDY OBJECTIVE This study aimed to examine whether the high mortality in lower salaried men in Norway was related to an inflow… (More)
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1992
1992
  • B. C. Choi
  • Journal of occupational medicine. : official…
  • 1992
This article summarizes, compares, and contrasts the definition, sources, magnitude, effect modifiers, and strategies of… (More)
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1988
1988
The authors examined the components and modifiers of the healthy worker effect using mortality data from three occupational… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
The age-standardized mortality ratio (SMR) is a relative index of mortality, expressing the mortality experience of the study… (More)
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