The importance of physical and psychosocial risk factors for disease / disorder of the muscles and joints-a prospective study of women in health care and school

This study is part of the collection Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Inger Arvidsson - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Catarina Nordander - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Jenny Gremark-Simonsen - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Anna Larsson - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Description:

Primary outcome variables: pain neck / shoulder and elbow / hand.
Primary exposures: Physical exertion (ergonomic factors) and psychosocial work environment (demand-control, fatigue, etc.).
Monitoring will take place 2 ½ years after baseline.

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Inger Arvidsson - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Catarina Nordander - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Jenny Gremark-Simonsen - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Anna Larsson - Lund University and Region Skåne, Department of Occupation and Environmental Medicine,Department of Laboratory Medicine and och Occupation and Environmental Medicine, Laboratory Medicine Skåne

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0075

Purpose:

To elucidate the importance of physical and psychosocial work factors for disorders of the muscles and joints and to develop intervention of ergonomic conditions that reduce risk.

Description:

Primary outcome variables: pain neck / shoulder and elbow / hand.
Primary exposures: Physical exertion (ergonomic factors) and psychosocial work environment (demand-control, fatigue, etc.).
Monitoring will take place 2 ½ years after baseline.

Time period(s) investigated:

2008-10 — 2012-12

2011-11 — 2015-02

Unit of analysis:

Contact person for questions about the data:

Inger Arvidsson

Is part of collection at SND:

Scania Metadatabase for Epidemiology (SME)

Dataset EXT 0075-001

The importance of physical and psychosocial risk factors for disease / disorder of the muscles and joints-a prospective study of women in health care and school: Baseline

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 2008-10 — 2012-12

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2008-10 — 2012-12

Number of individuals/objects:

1598

Response rate/participation rate:

77%

Dataset EXT 0075-002

The importance of physical and psychosocial risk factors for disease / disorder of the muscles and joints-a prospective study of women in health care and school: Follow up

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 2011-11 — 2015-02

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2011-11 — ongoing