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Document ID (ISN)72157
CIS number 99-344
ISSN - Serial title 0271-3586 - American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 1998
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Trinkhoff A.M., Storr C.L.
Title Work schedule characteristics and substance use in nurses
Bibliographic information Sep. 1998, Vol.34, No.3, p.266-271. Illus. 27 ref.
Abstract Administrative attention to the interplay of work schedules on workers along with consideration of competing family/home demands could lead to more healthful scheduling. In addition to substance use, working longer night and rotating shifts might be related to other health behaviors and conditions that should be examined in the future. Topics: alcoholism; drug dependence; night work; nursing personnel; questionnaire survey; shift work; smoking; social aspects; work organization; work time schedules; work-rest schedules.
Descriptors (primary) drug dependence; work organization; nursing personnel; smoking; alcoholism
Descriptors (secondary) shift work; night work; social aspects; work-rest schedules; questionnaire survey; work time schedules
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Psychology and sociology
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Smoking
Health care services
Alcohol and drug abuse