Posts tagged risk factors
Presenteeism in academic employees—occupational and individual factors

There is growing evidence that presenteeism can be damaging for individuals and organizations. It is, therefore, important to identify the prevalence of working while sick in different working environments and the factors that contribute to such behaviour. To examine the prevalence of self-reported presenteeism in academic staff working in UK universities and colleges and the extent to which job demands, control, support and work engagement are risk factors.

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Obstetric risk factors for postnatal depression in urban and rural community samplesds

Objective: The objective of this study was to examine obstetric risk factors for postnatal depression in an urban and rural community sample, with concurrent consideration of personality, psychiatric history and recent life events.Methods: This was a prospective study with women planning to give birth in one of the four participating hospitals recruited antenatally.

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