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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… 
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Known since 1885 but studied systematically only in the past four decades, the healthy worker effect (HWE) is a special form of… 
2011
2011
BackgroundThe healthy worker effect (HWE) is a well-known phenomenon. In this study we used the extensive registration of all… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
  • Divyang H. Shah
  • Indian journal of occupational and environmental…
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 43768741
The Healthy Worker Effect (HWE) phenomenon has been under debate since some years. Some epidemiologists regard HWE as an ordinary… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
Despite the increasing attention to the relationship between asthma and work exposures, occupational asthma remains… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Epidemiologic studies of occupationally exposed cohorts are useful in identifying and quantifying environmental risks because… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
The healthy worker effect (HWE), which can mask mortality excesses resulting from occupational exposures, poses a methodological… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
This review article aims to anatomize sources of the healthy worker effect (HWE) and to summarize advantages and limitations of… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • B. C. Choi
  • Journal of occupational medicine. : official…
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 33015740
This article summarizes, compares, and contrasts the definition, sources, magnitude, effect modifiers, and strategies of… 
Review
1989
Review
1989
A cross-sectional analysis of the relation between the estimated healthy worker effect (HWE), as measured by a total Standardized… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • R. Monson
  • Journal of occupational medicine. : official…
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 20681208
Follow-up mortality data from ten groups of employed persons are compared to the mortality rates of the United States general…