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van Poppel, M.N.M. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), Koes, B.W. (author)
Objective. To update the evidence on the effectiveness of lumbar supports, education and exercise in the primary prevention of low back pain at the workplace. Methods. A computerized search for controlled clinical trials published between 1997 and 2002 was conducted, and the methodological quality of the studies was assessed using a criteria...
article 2004
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Hooftman, W.E. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), van Mechelen, W. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Objective: The aim was to determine whether men and women with the same job are equally exposed to work-related physical and psychosocial risk factors for musculoskeletal complaints. Methods: Men (n = 491) and women (n = 342) in 8 jobs with both female and male workers completed a questionnaire on exposure to work-related risk factors. Gender,...
article 2005
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Hooftman, W.E. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), van de Wal, B.G. (author), Knol, D. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), Burdof, A. (author), van Mechelen, W. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Sixth International Scientific Conference on Prevention of Work-Related Musculosketal Disorders (PREMUS) Boston, USA, 27-30 august 2007.
conference paper 2007
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Wijnhoven, H.A.H. (author), de Vet, H.C.W. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), de Heer, K. (author), Picavet, H.S.J. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
article 2008
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Hooftman, W.E. (author), van der Beek, A.J. (author), van de Wal, B.G. (author), Knol, D.L. (author), Bongers, P.M. (author), Burdorf, A. (author), van Mechelen, M. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
The aim of the study was to determine whether men and woman with equal tasks perform these tasks in the same way. Video recordings of 37 male and 43 female workers in six task groups were observed, from which data regarding frequency and duration of exposure to awkward postures were derived. These data were also compared to self-reported...
article 2009
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Verdonk, P. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), van Veldhoven, M.J.P.M. (author), Boelens, L.R.M. (author), Koppes, L.L.J. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Purpose: This study aims to establish the prevalence of high work-related fatigue (need for recovery, NFR) among employees and to explain group differences categorized by gender, age, and education. The study particularly aims to clarify prevalence and explanatory factors in highly educated women. Methods: In 2005 and 2006, large representative...
article 2009
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Hooftman, W. (author)
Long-term work absence is an issue of concern among employers and employees in the Netherlands. Disparities between occupations in terms of sick leave cannot be explained by differences in the characteristics of the workers, the job, the company or the working conditions. After adjusting for these factors, occupation remains an independent...
report 2009
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van den Heuvel, S.G. (author), Geuskens, G.A. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), Koppes, L.L.J. (author), van den Bossche, S.N.J. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
Introduction Productivity loss is an increasing problem in an aging working population that is decreasing in numbers. The aim of this study is to identify work-related and health-related characteristics associated with productivity loss, due to either sickness absence or reduced performance at work. Methods In this cross-sectional study, data of...
article 2010
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TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author), Steenbeek, R. (author), Hooftman, W. (author), Geuskens, G. (author), Wevers, C. (author)
Gezondheidsproblemen kunnen leiden tot een verminderde arbeidsparticipatie. Hoeveel kost dit niet-werken vanwege gezondheidsproblemen? En welk bedrag aan gezondheidszorgkosten is daarbij vermijdbaar?
other 2010
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TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author), Nijhuis, F. (author), Hoefsmit, N. (author), Houkes, I. (author), Wevers, C. (author), Buijs, P. (author), Steenbeek, R. (author), van Genabeek, J. (author), Hooftman, W. (author), Geuskens, G. (author), Berg, M. (author), van Krieken, N. (author), de Smit, S. (author), Maenhout, J. (author)
Dit document is de samenvatting van thema 1 van het onderzoeksprogramma Arbeid en Gezondheidszorg. Thema 1 bestaat uit de volgende deelprojecten: a) Beschrijving van de vraagzijde, ontwikkelingen en uitdagingen (Universiteit Maastricht) b) Beschrijving van de aanbodzijde, ontwikkelingen en uitdagingen (Plexus) c) Objectiveren van de kosten van...
book 2010
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Hooftman, W. (author), Houtman, I.L.D. (author)
Occupations involving ‘heavy work’ may be exempt from the proposal by the Dutch government to increase the retirement age from 65 to 67 years. The concept of heavy work is multi-dimensional; it should not be solely about physically heavy work but should at least also take account of the psychosocial workload. It will be difficult to identify...
report 2010
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Klein Hesselink, J. (author), Hooftman, W. (author), de Weerd, M. (author)
public lecture 2011
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Hooftman, W. (author), van Zwieten, M. (author), de Vroome, E. (author)
report 2011
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Hooftman, W.E. (author), Ybema, J.F. (author), Bakhuys Roozeboom, M.M.C. (author), Koppes, L.L.J. (author)
This study examines the differences in the determinants of registered long-term sickness absence when using prospectively or retrospectively gathered absence data. Two databases, the long-term sickness absence registration of the Dutch Workers Insurance Authority (UWV) and data from the Netherlands Working Conditions Survey (NWCS) 2005 and 2006...
article 2011
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Driessen, M. (author), Hooftman, W. (author)
article 2011
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Kraan, K.O. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), de Jong, T. (author)
Deze beknopte rapportage vormt het vervolg op de rapportages over de eerste en tweede meting waarin de vragenlijstontwikkeling zijn beschreven, en de schaalkwaliteiten, en methodologie. Ook zijn hierin de beschrijvende resultaten en de gehanteerde vragenlijsten opgenomen (Kraan Hooftman & De Jong, 2009; Kraan, Hooftman, De Jong & Dhondt, 2010)....
report 2011
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Klein Hesselink, J. (author), Hooftman, W. (author), de Weerd, M. (author), Koppes, L. (author)
De brochure ‘Ziekteverzuim in Nederland in 2009’ bevat kerncijfers over ziekteverzuim. De brochure is geschreven voor verschillende doelgroepen en is in het bijzonder relevant voor werkgevers, werknemers, vertegenwoordigers van werkgevers en werknemers, arboprofessionals, andere ondersteuners van bedrijven en overheden. Bent u bijvoorbeeld...
other 2011
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Fransson, E.I. (author), Heikkilä, K. (author), Nyberg, S.T. (author), Zins, M. (author), Westerlund, H. (author), Westerholm, P. (author), Väänänen, A. (author), Virtanen, M. (author), Vahtera, J. (author), Theorell, T. (author), Suominen, S. (author), Singh-Manoux, A. (author), Siegrist, J. (author), Sabia, S. (author), Rugulies, R. (author), Pentti, J. (author), Oksanen, T. (author), Nordin, M. (author), Nielsen, M.L. (author), Marmot, M.G. (author), Magnusson Hanson, L.L. (author), Madsen, I.E.H. (author), Lunau, T. (author), Leineweber, C. (author), Kumari, M. (author), Kouvonen, A. (author), Koskinen, A. (author), Koskenvuo, M. (author), Knutsson, A. (author), Kittel, F. (author), Jöckel, K.-H. (author), Joensuu, M. (author), Houtman, I.L. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), Goldberg, M. (author), Geuskens, G.A. (author), Ferrie, J.E. (author), Erbel, R. (author), Dragano, N. (author), de Bacquer, D. (author), Clays, E. (author), Casini, A. (author), Burr, H. (author), Borritz, M. (author), Bonenfant, S. (author), Bjorner, J.B. (author), Alfredsson, L. (author), Hamer, M. (author), Batty, G.D. (author), Kivimäki, M. (author)
Unfavorable work characteristics, such as low job control and too high or too low job demands, have been suggested to increase the likelihood of physical inactivity during leisure time, but this has not been verified in large-scale studies. The authors combined individual-level data from 14 European cohort studies (baseline years from 1985-1988...
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Kivimäki, M. (author), Nyberg, S.T. (author), Batty, G.D. (author), Fransson, E.I. (author), Heikkilä, K. (author), Alfredsson, L. (author), Bjorner, J.B. (author), Borritz, M. (author), Burr, H. (author), Casini, A. (author), Clays, E. (author), de Bacquer, D. (author), Dragano, N. (author), Ferrie, J.E. (author), Geuskens, G.A. (author), Goldberg, M. (author), Hamer, M. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), Houtman, I.L. (author), Joensuu, M. (author), Jokela, M. (author), Kittel, F. (author), Knutsson, A. (author), Koskenvuo, M. (author), Koskinen, A. (author), Kouvonen, A. (author), Kumari, M. (author), Madsen, I.E.H. (author), Marmot, M.G. (author), Nielsen, M.L. (author), Nordin, M. (author), Oksanen, T. (author), Pentti, J. (author), Rugulies, R. (author), Salo, P. (author), Siegrist, J. (author), Singh-Manoux, A. (author), Suominen, S.B. (author), Väänänen, A. (author), Vahtera, J. (author), Virtanen, M. (author), Westerholm, P.J.M. (author), Westerlund, H. (author), Zins, M. (author), Steptoe, A. (author), Theorell, T. (author)
Background Published work assessing psychosocial stress (job strain) as a risk factor for coronary heart disease is inconsistent and subject to publication bias and reverse causation bias. We analysed the relation between job strain and coronary heart disease with a meta-analysis of published and unpublished studies. Methods We used individual...
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Heikkilä, K. (author), Nyberg, S.T. (author), Fransson, E.I. (author), Alfredsson, L. (author), de Bacquer, D. (author), Bjorner, J.B. (author), Bonenfant, S. (author), Borritz, M. (author), Burr, H. (author), Clays, E. (author), Casini, A. (author), Dragano, N. (author), Erbel, R. (author), Geuskens, G.A. (author), Goldberg, M. (author), Hooftman, W.E. (author), Houtman, I.L. (author), Joensuu, M. (author), Jöckel, K.H. (author), Kittel, F. (author), Knutsson, A. (author), Koskenvuo, M. (author), Koskinen, A. (author), Kouvonen, A. (author), Leineweber, C. (author), Lunau, T. (author), Madsen, I.E.H. (author), Hanson, L.L.M. (author), Marmot, M.G. (author), Nielsen, M.L. (author), Nordin, M. (author), Pentti, J. (author), Salo, P. (author), Rugulies, R. (author), Steptoe, A. (author), Siegrist, J. (author), Suominen, S. (author), Vahtera, J. (author), Virtanen, M. (author), Väänänen, A. (author), Westerholm, P. (author), Westerlund, H. (author), Zins, M. (author), Theorell, T. (author), Hamer, M. (author), Ferrie, J.E. (author), Singh-Manoux, A. (author), David Batty, G. (author), Kivimäki, M. (author)
Background: Tobacco smoking is a major contributor to the public health burden and healthcare costs worldwide, but the determinants of smoking behaviours are poorly understood. We conducted a large individual-participant meta-analysis to examine the extent to which work-related stress, operationalised as job strain, is associated with tobacco...
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