Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness: Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality

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Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness : Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality. / Holtermann, Andreas; Marott, Jacob Louis; Gyntelberg, Finn; Søgaard, Karen; Mortensen, Ole Steen; Prescott, Eva; Schnohr, Peter.

In: Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2016, p. 291-298.

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Holtermann, A, Marott, JL, Gyntelberg, F, Søgaard, K, Mortensen, OS, Prescott, E & Schnohr, P 2016, 'Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness: Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality', Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health, vol. 42, no. 4, pp. 291-298. https://doi.org/10.5271/sjweh.3563

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Holtermann, A., Marott, J. L., Gyntelberg, F., Søgaard, K., Mortensen, O. S., Prescott, E., & Schnohr, P. (2016). Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness: Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health, 42(4), 291-298. https://doi.org/10.5271/sjweh.3563

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Holtermann A, Marott JL, Gyntelberg F, Søgaard K, Mortensen OS, Prescott E et al. Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness: Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2016;42(4):291-298. https://doi.org/10.5271/sjweh.3563

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Holtermann, Andreas ; Marott, Jacob Louis ; Gyntelberg, Finn ; Søgaard, Karen ; Mortensen, Ole Steen ; Prescott, Eva ; Schnohr, Peter. / Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness : Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality. In: Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2016 ; Vol. 42, No. 4. pp. 291-298.

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abstract = "OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to investigate whether workers with the combination of high occupational physical activity (OPA) and low cardiorespiratory fitness have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality.METHODS: Using multivariable Cox proportional hazards regression, we analyzed 2190 males and 2534 females from the Copenhagen City Heart Study, aged 20-67 years and with no known CVD at study entry in 1991-1994, for the risk of CVD and all-cause mortality from independent, stratified and combinations of self-reported OPA (ie, low, moderate and high) and cardiorespiratory fitness (low, same and higher as peers) at baseline.RESULTS: During a median follow-up of 18.5 years, 257 and 852 individuals died from CVD and any cause, respectively. In the fully-adjusted model, an increased risk for CVD mortality was found for those with low compared to high self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness [hazard ratio (HR) 2.17, 95{\%} confidence interval (95{\%} CI) 1.40-3.38), for those with high compared to low OPA (HR 1.45, 95{\%} CI 1.05-2.00), and for those with high compared to low OPA within the strata of low self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness (HR 2.83, 95{\%} CI 1.24-6.46). Moreover, those with the combination of high OPA and low self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness had an increased risk for CVD mortality compared to those with the combination of low OPA and high self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness (HR 6.22, 95{\%} CI 2.67-14.49). Rather similar, but lower risk estimates were found for all-cause mortality.CONCLUSION: These findings may have important implications for CVD prevention among workers with excessive cardiovascular strain at work.",
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T1 - Self-reported occupational physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness

T2 - Importance for cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality

AU - Holtermann, Andreas

AU - Marott, Jacob Louis

AU - Gyntelberg, Finn

AU - Søgaard, Karen

AU - Mortensen, Ole Steen

AU - Prescott, Eva

AU - Schnohr, Peter

PY - 2016

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N2 - OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to investigate whether workers with the combination of high occupational physical activity (OPA) and low cardiorespiratory fitness have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality.METHODS: Using multivariable Cox proportional hazards regression, we analyzed 2190 males and 2534 females from the Copenhagen City Heart Study, aged 20-67 years and with no known CVD at study entry in 1991-1994, for the risk of CVD and all-cause mortality from independent, stratified and combinations of self-reported OPA (ie, low, moderate and high) and cardiorespiratory fitness (low, same and higher as peers) at baseline.RESULTS: During a median follow-up of 18.5 years, 257 and 852 individuals died from CVD and any cause, respectively. In the fully-adjusted model, an increased risk for CVD mortality was found for those with low compared to high self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness [hazard ratio (HR) 2.17, 95% confidence interval (95% CI) 1.40-3.38), for those with high compared to low OPA (HR 1.45, 95% CI 1.05-2.00), and for those with high compared to low OPA within the strata of low self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness (HR 2.83, 95% CI 1.24-6.46). Moreover, those with the combination of high OPA and low self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness had an increased risk for CVD mortality compared to those with the combination of low OPA and high self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness (HR 6.22, 95% CI 2.67-14.49). Rather similar, but lower risk estimates were found for all-cause mortality.CONCLUSION: These findings may have important implications for CVD prevention among workers with excessive cardiovascular strain at work.

AB - OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to investigate whether workers with the combination of high occupational physical activity (OPA) and low cardiorespiratory fitness have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality.METHODS: Using multivariable Cox proportional hazards regression, we analyzed 2190 males and 2534 females from the Copenhagen City Heart Study, aged 20-67 years and with no known CVD at study entry in 1991-1994, for the risk of CVD and all-cause mortality from independent, stratified and combinations of self-reported OPA (ie, low, moderate and high) and cardiorespiratory fitness (low, same and higher as peers) at baseline.RESULTS: During a median follow-up of 18.5 years, 257 and 852 individuals died from CVD and any cause, respectively. In the fully-adjusted model, an increased risk for CVD mortality was found for those with low compared to high self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness [hazard ratio (HR) 2.17, 95% confidence interval (95% CI) 1.40-3.38), for those with high compared to low OPA (HR 1.45, 95% CI 1.05-2.00), and for those with high compared to low OPA within the strata of low self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness (HR 2.83, 95% CI 1.24-6.46). Moreover, those with the combination of high OPA and low self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness had an increased risk for CVD mortality compared to those with the combination of low OPA and high self-reported cardiorespiratory fitness (HR 6.22, 95% CI 2.67-14.49). Rather similar, but lower risk estimates were found for all-cause mortality.CONCLUSION: These findings may have important implications for CVD prevention among workers with excessive cardiovascular strain at work.

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JO - Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health

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