Obesity and occupational injury a prospective cohort study of 69,515 public sector employees

Anne Kouvonen, Mika Kivimäki, Tuula Oksanen, Jaana Pentti, Roberto De Vogli, Marianna Virtanen, Jussi Vahtera

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    Abstract

    Obesity and overweight are suggested to increase the risk of occupational injury but longitudinal evidence to confirm this is rare. We sought to evaluate obesity and overweight as risk factors for occupational injuries.
    Original languageEnglish
    Article numbere77178
    JournalPloS one
    Volume8
    Issue number10
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 16 Oct 2013

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
    • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
    • Medicine(all)

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