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  1. Fulltext. The healthy worker project : a work-site intervention for weight control and smoking cessation.

    Article - En anglais



    A randomized trial was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of a work-site health promotion program in reducing obesity and the prevalence of cigarette smoking. methods.

    Thirty-two work sites were randomized to treatment or no treatment for 2 years.

    Treatment consisted of health education classes combined with a payroll-based incentive system.

    Evaluation was based on cohort and cross-sectional surveys.


    Of 10 000 total employees in treatment work sites, 2041 and 270 participated in weight control and smoking cessation programs, respectively.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Obésité, Education sanitaire, Lieu travail, Sevrage toxique, Tabagisme, Etat nutritionnel, Prévention, Programme sanitaire, Etude cohorte, Etude transversale, Trouble nutrition, Minnesota, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme, Evaluation

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Obesity, Health education, Work place, Poison withdrawal, Tobacco smoking, Nutritional status, Prevention, Sanitary program, Cohort study, Cross sectional study, Minnesota, United States, North America, America, Human, Evaluation

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0356031

    Code Inist : 002B30A03A. Création : 199406.