The relationship between work stress and oral health status.
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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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0199980
Code Inist : 002B10C02. Création : 199406.