This study investigated whether oral health status is associated with work stress. 164 male workers aged from 35 to 44 years, equally distributed over four socio-economic groups took part in the study.
Three work characteristics related to stress were studied: mental demand, control and variety.
Age, socio-economic status, sugar consumption, frequency of dental attendance, toothbrushing frequency, type of toothpaste used, years of residence in Belo Horizonte and marital quality were considered in the data analysis.
Mots-clés Pascal : Carie dentaire, Homme, Statut socioéconomique, Cavité buccale, Epidémiologie, Stomatologie, Dent pathologie, Stress, Milieu professionnel, Condition travail, Brésil, Amérique du Sud, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Dental carie, Human, Socioeconomic status, Oral cavity, Epidemiology, Stomatology, Dental disease, Stress, Occupational environment, Working condition, Brazil, South America, America
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Code Inist : 002B10C02. Création : 199406.