Long working hours as a risk factor for atrial fibrillation: a multi-cohort study

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Kivimaki, M. ; Nyberg, S. T. ; Batty, G. D. ; Kawachi, I. ; Jokela, M. ; Alfredsson, L. ; Bjorner, J. B. ; Borritz, M. ; Burr, H. ; Dragano, N. ; Fransson, E. I. ; Heikkila, K. ; Knutsson, A. ; Koskenvuo, M. ; Kumari, M. ; Madsen, I. E. H. ; Nielsen, M. L. ; Nordin, M. ; Oksanen, T. ; Pejtersen, J. H. ; Pentti, J. ; Rugulies, R. ; Salo, P. ; Shipley, M. J. ; Suominen, S. ; Theorell, T. ; Vahtera, J. ; Westerholm, P. ; Westerlund, H. ; Steptoe, A. ... view all 35 authors (2017)
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIV PRESS
  • Journal: volume 38, issue 34, pages 2,621-2,628 (issn: 0195-668X, eissn: 1522-9645)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehx324, doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehx324., pmc: PMC5837794
  • Subject: /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/pubmedpublicationtype/D016448 | Risk factors | Kardiologi | METAANALYSIS | Cohort study | /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/pubmedpublicationtype/D016428 | Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology | Life stress | 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health | Folkhälsovetenskap, global hälsa, socialmedicin och epidemiologi | Editor's Choice | POPULATION | MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION | Atrial fibrillation | Clinical Research | CORONARY-HEART-DISEASE | Journal Article | Multicenter Study | Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems | Science & Technology, Life Sciences & Biomedicine, Cardiac & Cardiovascular Systems, Cardiovascular System & Cardiology, Atrial fibrillation, Life stress, Risk factors, Cohort study, CORONARY-HEART-DISEASE, MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, METAANALYSIS, POPULATION

Aims: Studies suggest that people who work long hours are at increased risk of stroke, but the association of long working hours with atrial fibrillation, the most common cardiac arrhythmia and a risk factor for stroke, is unknown. We examined the risk of atrial fibrill... View more
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