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Shift work and age as interactive predictors of body mass index among offshore workers.

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OBJECTIVES: This study investigated shift pattern (day shifts versus day-night rotation) and its interactions with age, and with years of shiftwork exposure, as predictors of body mass index (BMI). METHODS: Survey data were collected from offshore personnel working day shifts (N=787) or day-night shifts (N=787); information was obtained about shift pattern and years of shiftwork exposure, height, weight, demographic factors, and smoking habits. Hierarchical multiple regression was used to te...

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10.5271/sjweh.648

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Journal:
Scandinavian journal of work, environment and health More from this journal
Volume:
28
Issue:
1
Pages:
64-71
Publication date:
2002-02-01
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EISSN:
1795-990X
ISSN:
0355-3140
Language:
English
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pubs:17870
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uuid:672d517b-edda-4f79-a087-6b523cffcfe3
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pubs:17870
Source identifiers:
17870
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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