Quantification of the healthy worker effect: a nationwide cohort study among electricians in Denmark

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The healthy worker effect (HWE) is a well-known phenomenon. In this study we used the extensive registration of all Danish citizens to describe the magnitude of HWE among all Danish electricians and evaluated strategies for minimizing HWE bias of the association between occupation and mortality.
Original languageEnglish
JournalB M C Public Health
Volume11
Pages (from-to)571
ISSN1471-2458
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Research areas

  • Adult, Bias (Epidemiology), Cohort Studies, Denmark, Electricity, Employment, Facility Design and Construction, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Mortality, Occupational Exposure, Occupational Health, Registries

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