Job strain and leisure-time physical activity in female and male public sector employees

Anne Kouvonen, M. Kivimaki, M. Elovainio, M. Virtanen, A. Linna, J. Vahtera

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    Abstract

    Background. High work stress could decrease physical activity but the evidence of the relationship has remained equivocal, The present study examined the association between job strain and leisure-time physical activity in a large sample of employees.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)532-539
    Number of pages8
    JournalPreventive Medicine
    Volume41
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Aug 2005

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    • Medicine(all)

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    Kouvonen, A., Kivimaki, M., Elovainio, M., Virtanen, M., Linna, A., & Vahtera, J. (2005). Job strain and leisure-time physical activity in female and male public sector employees. Preventive Medicine, 41(2), 532-539. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2005.01.004