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Document ID (ISN)110420
CIS number 09-1230
ISSN - Serial title 0355-3140 - Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Albin M., Jakobsson K.
Title Occupational health epidemiology in the Nordic countries - Status and trends
Bibliographic information 2009, No.7, Suppl.1, p.41-47. Illus. 52 ref.
Abstract This review describes the current status and trends in occupational health research in the Nordic countries, which rank among the top five globally in terms of research output in this field. Issues discussed include the social aspects of workforce ageing, migration, mental ill-health among younger women, oxidative stress and genetic factors.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; research; epidemiology; Nordic Countries
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; older workers; free radicals; enzyme activity; mental health; social aspects; genetic effects; women; migrant workers; young persons; ageing
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Older workers
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Epidemiology