|Document ID (ISN)||110289|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0340-0131 - International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health
|Convention or series no.
||Vanroelen C., Levecque K., Louckx F.
||Psychosocial working conditions and self-reported health in a representative sample of wage-earners: A test of the different hypotheses of the demand-control-support model
||Feb. 2009, Vol.82, No.3, p.329-342. 68 ref.
||This article presents an in-depth examination of Karasek's demand-control-support-model, using data from the questionnaire survey of a representative sample of 11,099 workers in Belgium. The outcome measures were self-reported persistent fatigue, musculoskeletal complaints and emotional well-being. Quantitative job demands and supervisor support had the strongest effects. Other findings are discussed.
||Belgium; symptoms; mental health; musculoskeletal diseases; psychology of work organization; fatigue
||subjective assessment; stress factors; questionnaire survey; conditions of work
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
||Psychology and sociology
|Broad subject area(s)
||Stress, psychosocial factors
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Psychology of work organization