The ageing shift worker: a prospective cohort study on need for recovery, disability, and retirement intentions

Fleur Gommans, Nicole Jansen, Dave Stynen, Andries de Grip, IJmert Kant
2015 Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health  
Different shift work types are associated with adverse outcomes across the worker career. This study illustrates that shift work exposure duration and the healthy worker effect have an impact on these findings, probably resulting in an underestimation of the results. Measures to prevent adverse outcomes should be tailored for different types of shift work across the work career. Affiliation:
doi:10.5271/sjweh.3497 pmid:25849304 fatcat:wtlrl6ikpjb25k5wq3d5k65uea