Sökning: "domestic workload"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 avhandlingar innehållade orden domestic workload.

  1. 1. Domestic Workload and Multiple Roles. Epidemiological findings on health and sickness absence in women

    Författare :Carin Staland Nyman; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Domestic work; domestic workload; multiple roles; sickness absence; psychiatric disorders; self-rated health; women;

    Sammanfattning : Aim: The objective of this thesis was to analyse the importance of specific exposures in women’s lives to health and sickness absence; more precisely to study the association between domestic work, multiple roles and the experience of being sick-listed, and self-rated health, psychiatric disorders and sickness absence. Method: The thesis was based on two datasets. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Impact of Stressful Postures on the Physical Workload in Nursing

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Sonja Freitag; KTH.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; nurses; musculoskeletal disorders; trunk posture; perceived exertion; ergonomics;

    Sammanfattning : Nursing staff have an elevated risk of developing musculoskeletal disorders, in particular in the lower back area. Statistics produced by leading industrial nations show that back problems are the world’s number one work-related health problem, and that healthcare workers suffer from a greater occurrence of such problems than workers in other professions. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Working conditions and musculoskeletal pain in public sector employees : A study of female dominated workplaces in health care and educational services

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience

    Författare :Ylva Fjell; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Gender; public sector; musculoskeletal pain; physical workload; psychosocial work factors; leadership styles; multiple roles; health promotion; self-rated health; sick leave; unpaid work.;

    Sammanfattning : In Sweden, musculoskeletal disorders constitute a considerable public health problem, also in public sector employees and especially among women, and these complaints often result in long-term sick leave and disability pension. The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate public sector employees, to elucidate specific factors both at their workplaces and in the private sphere, that are associated with (ill) health, in particular with musculoskeletal pain. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Socioeconomic development initiatives and women’s welfare in rural Bangladesh

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Författare :Rabiul Karim; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Socioeconomic development initiatives (SDIs) are not only regarded as vehicles for poverty eradication but as promotion of women‟s welfare in terms of their economic independence, empowerment, and safety from domestic violence (DV), particularly in male-dominated low-income countries. It is often assumed that women‟s participation in SDIs will increase their income and independence. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Health and working conditions among low-educated women

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience

    Författare :Raymond Dahlberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis examinations of conditions at work and at home, and health in loweducated women have been measured by questionnaires, interviews, observations and direct measurements. The overall aim was to gain a deeper understanding of loweducated women's conditions at work and in the domestic sphere, and how this affects their health. LÄS MER