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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… Expand
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2014
2014
Occupational contact dermatitis among hairdressers is frequent, owing to daily exposure to irritants and allergens. 
2011
2011
BackgroundThe healthy worker effect (HWE) is a well-known phenomenon. In this study we used the extensive registration of all… Expand
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2010
2010
The linear no-threshold (LNT) dose-effect relationship has been consistently used by most radiation epidemiologists to estimate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
  • Divyang 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… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Epidemiologic studies of occupationally exposed cohorts are useful in identifying and quantifying environmental risks because… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Exposure to ionizing radiation increases the risk of cancer in humans. Nuclear workers receive low doses over a… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • B. Choi
  • Journal of occupational and environmental…
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 36873733
The healthy worker effect (HWE) is a bias that is believed to have strongly affected the validity of previous cohort mortality… Expand
1998
1998
The healthy worker effect (HWE) poses a serious methodological problem to investigators of occupational cohorts in that it may… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
  • Byung Cheol 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… Expand
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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… Expand