Occupational lifting of heavy loads and preterm birth: a study within the Danish National Birth Cohort

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Stine Bjerrum Runge, Jacob Krabbe Pedersen, Susanne Wulff Svendsen, Mette Juhl, Jens Peter Bonde, Anne-Marie Nybo Andersen

To examine the association between occupational lifting during pregnancy and preterm birth. The risk of preterm birth was estimated for total burden lifted per day and number of medium and heavy loads lifted per day.
Original languageEnglish
JournalOccupational and Environmental Medicine
Volume70
Issue number11
Pages (from-to)782-8
Number of pages7
ISSN1351-0711
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2013

    Research areas

  • Adult, Cohort Studies, Denmark, Female, Humans, Infant, Newborn, Lifting, Logistic Models, Occupational Exposure, Odds Ratio, Pregnancy, Premature Birth, Proportional Hazards Models, Self Report, Young Adult

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