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journal article 
Author(s):
Huth, Cornelia; Thorand, Barbara; Baumert, Jens; Kruse, Johannes; Emeny, Rebecca Thwing; Schneider, Andrea; Meisinger, Christa; Ladwig, Karl-Heinz 
Title:
Job strain as a risk factor for the onset of type 2 diabetes mellitus: findings from the MONICA/KORA Augsburg cohort study. 
Abstract:
To examine whether job strain is associated with an increased risk of subsequent Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) development in a population-based study of men and women.Data were derived from the prospective MONICA/KORA Augsburg study. We investigated 5337 working participants aged 29 to 66 years without diabetes at one of the three baseline surveys. Job strain was measured by the Karasek job content questionnaire. High job strain was defined by the quadrant approach, where high job demands com...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Psychosom Med 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
76 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
562-8 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0033-3174 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie