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dc.contributor.authorPortela, Luciana Fernandes
dc.contributor.authorRotenberg, Lúcia
dc.contributor.authorAlmeida, Ana Luiza Pereira
dc.contributor.authorLandsbergis, Paul
dc.contributor.authorGriep, Rosane Härter
dc.date.accessioned2015-10-07T18:53:18Z
dc.date.available2015-10-07T18:53:18Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.citationPORTELA, Luciana Fernandes; et al. The Influence of Domestic Overload on the Association between Job Strain and Ambulatory Blood Pressure among Female Nursing Workers. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health, v.10, p.6397-6408, 2013.
dc.identifier.issn1660-4601
dc.identifier.urihttps://www.arca.fiocruz.br/handle/icict/11912
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherMDPI
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.otherAmbulatório
dc.subject.otherPressão sanguínea
dc.subject.otherMulheres
dc.subject.otherTrabalho
dc.subject.otherGênero
dc.subject.otherSaúde
dc.subject.otherEstresse no trabalho
dc.titleThe Influence of Domestic Overload on the Association between Job Strain and Ambulatory Blood Pressure among Female Nursing Workers
dc.typeArticle
dc.identifier.doi10.3390/ijerph10126397
dc.description.abstractenEvidence suggests that the workplace plays an important etiologic role in blood pressure (BP) alterations. Associations in female samples are controversial, and the domestic environment is hypothesized to be an important factor in this relationship. This study assessed the association between job strain and BP within a sample of female nursing workers, considering the potential role of domestic overload. A cross-sectional study was conducted in a group of 175 daytime workers who wore an ambulatory BP monitor for 24 h during a working day. Mean systolic and diastolic BP were calculated. Job strain was evaluated using the Demand-Control Model. Domestic overload was based on the level of responsibility in relation to four household tasks and on the number of beneficiaries. After adjustments no significant association between high job strain and BP was detected. Stratified analyses revealed that women exposed to both domestic overload and high job strain had higher systolic BP at home. These results indicate a possible interaction between domestic overload and job strain on BP levels and revealed the importance of domestic work, which is rarely considered in studies of female workers.
dc.creator.affilliationFundação Oswaldo Cruz. Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. Laboratório de Educação em Ambiente e Saúde. Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil.
dc.creator.affilliationFundação Oswaldo Cruz. Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. Laboratório de Educação em Ambiente e Saúde. Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil.
dc.creator.affilliationFundação Oswaldo Cruz. Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. Laboratório de Educação em Ambiente e Saúde. Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil.
dc.creator.affilliationState University of New York. Downstate Medical Center. School of Public Health. Brooklyn, NY, USA.
dc.creator.affilliationFundação Oswaldo Cruz. Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. Laboratório de Educação em Ambiente e Saúde. Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil.
dc.subject.enBlood pressure
dc.subject.enAmbulatory
dc.subject.enJob strain
dc.subject.enWomen
dc.subject.enWork
dc.subject.enGender
dc.subject.enHealth
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