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Online-first articles

Original article   pdf
Effects of leisure-time and occupational physical activities on 20-year incidence of acute myocardial infarction: mediation and interaction
Wang A, Arah OA, Kauhanen J, Krause N
 
Review   pdf
Workplace bullying and sickness absence: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the research literature
Nielsen MB, Indregard AMR, Øverland S
 
Editorial   pdf
Organizational stress management interventions: Is it the singer not the song?
Kompier M, Aust B
 
Original article   pdf
Pre-retirement physical working conditions and changes in physical health functioning during retirement transition process
Mänty M, Kouvonen A, Lallukka T, Lahti J, Lahelma E, Rahkonen O
 
Original article   pdf
Internet- and mobile-based stress management for employees with adherence-focused guidance: efficacy and mechanism of change
Ebert DD, Lehr D, Heber E, Riper H, Cuijpers P, Berking M
 
Original article   pdf
The risk of cataract in relation to metal arc welding
Slagor RM, La Cour M, Bonde JP
 
Review   pdf
Process variables in organizational stress management intervention evaluation research: a systematic review
Havermans BM, Schelvis RMC, Boot CRL, Brouwers EPM, Anema JR, van der Beek AJ
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Year 2016

Original article 2016;42(4):273-279   pdf
Effects of graded return-to-work: a propensity-score-matched analysis
Bethge M
Review 2016;42(3):181-191   pdf full text
Interventions to reduce sedentary behavior and increase physical activity during productive work: a systematic review
Commissaris DACM et.al.
Short communication 2016;42(2):170-174   pdf full text
Mid-life job insecurity associated with subjective well-being in old age: results from the population-based MONICA/KORA study
Barrech A et.al.
Review 2016;42(1):3-16   pdf full text
Systematic review of qualitative literature on occupational health and safety legislation and regulatory enforcement planning and implementation
MacEachen E et.al.

Year 2015

Original article 2015;41(6):511-518   pdf full text
Changes in working conditions and physical health functioning among midlife and ageing employees
Mänty M et.al.
Reviews 2015;41(5):425-440   pdf full text
A systematic review of the sleep, sleepiness, and performance implications of limited wake shift work schedules
Short MA et.al.
Original article 2015;41(4):338-346   pdf full text
Explaining educational differences in sickness absence: a population-based follow-up study
Kaikkonen R et.al.
Original article 2015;41(3):223-233   pdf full text
Results of a feasibility study: barriers and facilitators in implementing the Sherbrooke model in France
Fassier J-B et.al.
Original article 2015;41(2):111-123   pdf full text
How compatible are participatory ergonomics programs with occupational health and safety management systems?
Yazdani A et.al.
Original article 2015;41(1):16-23   pdf full text
How do retirement dynamics influence mental well-being in later life? A 10-year panel study
Dingemans E , Henkens K

Year 2014

Review 2014;40(6):543-556   pdf full text
Health-related interventions among night shift workers: a critical review of the literature
Neil-Sztramko SE et.al.
Review 2014;40(5):441-456   pdf full text
A reciprocal interplay between psychosocial job stressors and worker well-being? A systematic review of the “reversed” effect
Tang K
Original article 2014;40(4):335-342   pdf full text
Heavy work and disability pension – a long term follow-up of Swedish construction workers
Järvholm B et.al.
Review 2014;40(3):215-229   pdf full text
Occurrence of delayed-onset post-traumatic stress disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies
Utzon-Frank N et.al.
Review 2014;40(2):109-132   pdf full text
Adverse effects of psychosocial work factors on blood pressure: systematic review of studies on demand–control–support and effort–reward imbalance models
Gilbert-Ouimet M et.al.
Review 2014;40(1):5-18   pdf full text
The association between long working hours and health: A systematic review of epidemiological evidence
Bannai A , Tamakoshi A

Recent most cited articles in Scopus

The following list includes most cited articles published during the previous 36 months.

Review 2014;40(1):5-18   pdf full text
41 citationsThe association between long working hours and health: A systematic review of epidemiological evidence
Bannai A, Tamakoshi A
 
Review 2013;39(5):431-447   pdf full text
40 citationsNight-shift work and breast cancer – a systematic review and meta-analysis
Ijaz S, Verbeek J, Seidler A, Lindbohm M-L, Ojajärvi A, Orsini N, Costa G, Neuvonen K
 
Original article 2013;39(5):495-505   pdf full text
35 citationsPrevalence and incidence of carpal tunnel syndrome in US working populations: pooled analysis of six prospective studies
Dale AM, Harris-Adamson C, Rempel D, Gerr F, Hegmann K, Silverstein B, Burt S, Garg A, Kapellusch J, Merlino L, Thiese MS, Eisen EA, Evanoff B
 
Review 2014;40(1):19-35   pdf full text
25 citationsOccupational chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic literature review
Omland Ø, Würtz ET, Aasen TB, Blanc P, Brisman J, Miller MR, Pedersen OF, Schlünssen V, Sigsgaard T, Ulrik CS, Viskum S
 
Consensus report 2015;41(1):5-15   pdf full text
24 citationsAsbestos, asbestosis, and cancer, the Helsinki criteria for diagnosis and attribution 2014: recommendations
Wolff H, reporter, Vehmas T, reporter, Oksa P, reporter, Rantanen J, reporter, Vainio H, reporter
 
Review 2013;39(6):535-549   pdf full text
18 citationsPsychosocial work characteristics and sleep quality: a systematic review of longitudinal and intervention research
Van Laethem M, Beckers DGJ, Kompier MAJ, Dijksterhuis A, Geurts SAE
 
Original article 2014;40(3):295-304   pdf full text
17 citationsRotating-shift nurses after a day off: peripheral clock gene expression, urinary melatonin, and serum 17-β-estradiol levels
Bracci M, Manzella N, Copertaro A, Staffolani S, Strafella E, Barbaresi M, Copertaro B, Rapisarda V, Valentino M, Santarelli L
 
Original article 2013;39(6):578-588   pdf full text
15 citationsWork-related risk factors for incidence of lateral epicondylitis in a large working population
Herquelot E, Guéguen A, Roquelaure Y, Bodin J, Sérazin C, Ha C, Leclerc A, Goldberg M, Zins M, Descatha A
 
Original article 2014;40(1):36-46   pdf full text
14 citationsMusculoskeletal pain in Europe: the role of personal, occupational, and social risk factors
Farioli A, Mattioli S, Quaglieri A, Curti S, Violante FS, Coggon D
 
Review 2014;40(2):109-132   pdf full text
12 citationsAdverse effects of psychosocial work factors on blood pressure: systematic review of studies on demand–control–support and effort–reward imbalance models
Gilbert-Ouimet M, Trudel X, Brisson C, Milot A, Vézina M