Lack of Predictability at Work and Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction: An 18-Year Prospective Study of Industrial Employees

A. Vaananen, A. Koskinen, M. Joensuu, M. Kivimaki, J. Vahtera, Anne Kouvonen, P. Jappinen

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    Abstract

    Objectives. We examined whether the distinctive components of job control-decision authority, skill discretion, and predictability-were related to subsequent acute myocardial infarction (MI) events in a large population of initially heart disease-free industrial employees.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)2264-2271
    Number of pages8
    JournalAmerican Journal of Public Health
    Volume98
    Issue number12
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 01 Dec 2008

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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