Search for dissertations about: "psychosocial work factors"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 168 swedish dissertations containing the words psychosocial work factors.

  1. 1. Psychosocial work factors and burnout a study of a working general population and patients at a stress rehabilitation clinic

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Sofia Norlund; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Burnout; exhaustion disorder; psychosocial work factors; coping; social support; demands; control; job strain; job insecurity; sick leave; return to work; working population; epidemiology; grounded theory; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Background The psychosocial work environment affects our health (e.g., sick leave and mortality rates). Research on psychosocial work factors and burnout has focused on specific workplaces or occupations and rarely evaluated in the general population or used longitudinal designs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Return to Work Assessment of Subjective Psychosocial and Environmental Factors

    University dissertation from Institutionen för samhälls- och välfärdsstudier

    Author : Elin Ekbladh; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Bedömningsinstrument; arbetsterapi; arbetsförmåga; arbetslivsinriktad rehabilitering; sjukfrånvaro; Model of Human Occupation MOHO ; WRI; WEIS; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences Occupational therapy; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap Arbetsterapi;

    Abstract : Introduktion: Sjukfrånvaron i Sverige är hög och kunskap om vad som påverkar återgång i arbete efter sjukskrivning behöver utvecklas. I processen kring återgång i arbete är bedömning av arbetsförmåga en viktig del. READ MORE

  3. 3. Physical load, psychosocial and individual factors in visual display unit work

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Jens Wahlström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; computer work; musculoskeletal symptoms; working; technique; psychosocial factors; physical load; muscular tension; mental; stress;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to explore associations between physicalload, psychosocial and individual factors in visual display unit (VDU)work. Furthermore, the aim was to investigate whether perceived musculartension is a predictor of neck pain among VDU operators. READ MORE

  4. 4. Office illness the worker, the work and the workplace

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Berndt Stenberg; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [1994]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Sick Building Syndrome; Indoor Air Syndrome; facial skin symptoms; constitutional factors; psychosocial factors; indoor air quality; outdoor air flow rate; electromagnetic conditions; VDT work;

    Abstract : The work started with the clinical observations in patients working in buildings with indoor air problems. Signs of seborrhoeic dermatitis, erythematous facial skin conditions and itching conditions on the trunk were noted. Another point of departure was the attribution of facial skin symptoms to VDT work by patients. READ MORE

  5. 5. Psychosocial factors in patients with lumbar disc herniation enhancing postoperative outcome by the identifiction of predictive factors and optimised physiotherapy

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Ann-Christin Johansson; Örebro universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine; Medicin; Lumbar disc herniation; surgery; psychosocial factors; physio-therapy; expectations;

    Abstract : Psychosocial factors have been advanced as an explanation for the development of chronic disability in 20 to 30% of patients treated by lumbar disc surgery.Aims: The overall aim of this thesis was to study the role of psychosocial factors in patients undergoing first-time lumbar disc surgery in relation to the outcome of both surgery and subsequent physiotherapy. READ MORE