Houtman-ILD; Kompier-MAJ; Stenberg-C; Holder-J; Tallur-K; Lasser-J; Kahn-JP; Beaton-RD; Braverman-M; Freudenberger-HJ; Heaney-CA; Haratani-T
Encyclopedia of Occupational Health and Safety, 4th Edition. JM Stellman ed., Geneva, Switzerland: International Labour Organization, 1998 Jan; :5.1-5.20
This chapter provides an overview of major types of mental health disorder that can be associated with work-mood and affective disorders (e.g., dissatisfaction), burnout, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), psychoses, cognitive disorders and substance abuse. The clinical picture, available assessment techniques, aetiological agents and factors, and specific prevention and management measures will be provided The relationship with work, occupation or branch of industry will be illustrated and discussed where possible.
Mental-health; Workers; Worker-health; Occupational-health; Injury-prevention; Work-environment; Health-hazards; Mortality-rates; Mortality-data; Psychological-disorders; Psychological-effects; Psychological-factors; Psychological-reactions; Psychological-stress
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Stellman-JM; Hurrell-JJ; Murphy-LR; Sauter-SL; Levi-L
Encyclopedia of Occupational Health and Safety