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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Medicine D-index 75 Citations 15,305 198 World Ranking 12134 National Ranking 243

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Internal medicine
  • Management
  • Psychiatry

His main research concerns Gerontology, Cohort study, Job strain, Risk factor and Odds ratio. The various areas that he examines in his Gerontology study include Body mass index, Obesity, Demography, Job satisfaction and Mental health. His Cohort study study incorporates themes from Hazard ratio, Depression, Occupational safety and health, Sick leave and Cohort.

His Job strain research includes elements of Internal medicine, Confidence interval and Job control. His Risk factor research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Meta-analysis, Relative risk and Myocardial infarction. His Odds ratio research includes themes of Cross-sectional study, Overweight and Odds.

His most cited work include:

  • Job strain as a risk factor for coronary heart disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual participant data. (608 citations)
  • Long working hours and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke : a systematic review and meta-analysis of published and unpublished data for 603 838 individuals (312 citations)
  • Self-rated health before and after retirement in France (GAZEL): a cohort study (229 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary scientific interests are in Gerontology, Cohort study, Demography, Job strain and Cohort. His research integrates issues of Body mass index, Obesity, Public health, Occupational safety and health and Sick leave in his study of Gerontology. His Occupational safety and health study combines topics in areas such as Self-rated health and Psychiatry.

His Cohort study research incorporates elements of Epidemiology, Hazard ratio, Prospective cohort study, Depression and Risk factor. As a part of the same scientific family, Hugo Westerlund mostly works in the field of Demography, focusing on Odds ratio and, on occasion, Odds and Cross-sectional study. His Job strain study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Coronary heart disease, Internal medicine, Meta-analysis, Myocardial infarction and Job control.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Gerontology (39.21%)
  • Cohort study (28.78%)
  • Demography (26.98%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Cohort study (28.78%)
  • Gerontology (39.21%)
  • Demography (26.98%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Cohort study, Gerontology, Demography, Job strain and Occupational safety and health. His work deals with themes such as Body mass index, Emotional exhaustion, Depression and Risk factor, which intersect with Cohort study. His Gerontology study also includes fields such as

  • Cohort together with Confidence interval,
  • Quality of life and related Quality of Life Research.

His Demography research integrates issues from Longitudinal study, Workplace bullying, Life expectancy and Socioeconomic status, Socioeconomic inequalities. His work carried out in the field of Job strain brings together such families of science as Internal medicine, Disease, Job control and Social support. His work carried out in the field of Occupational safety and health brings together such families of science as Rehabilitation, Applied psychology, Scale and Disability pension.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Physical inactivity, cardiometabolic disease, and risk of dementia: an individual-participant meta-analysis (62 citations)
  • Association of Healthy Lifestyle With Years Lived Without Major Chronic Diseases (28 citations)
  • Workplace bullying and workplace violence as risk factors for cardiovascular disease: a multi-cohort study. (27 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Internal medicine
  • Management
  • Psychiatry

Hugo Westerlund mainly investigates Demography, Occupational safety and health, Cohort study, Gerontology and Job strain. His Demography study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Life expectancy and Socioeconomic status, Socioeconomic inequalities. The study incorporates disciplines such as Diabetes mellitus, Blood pressure and Emergency medicine in addition to Occupational safety and health.

His Cohort study research incorporates themes from Absolute risk reduction, Workplace bullying, Attributable risk and Harassment. Self-rated health is the focus of his Gerontology research. His Job strain research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Association, Stroke, Internal medicine, Asthma and Type 2 diabetes.

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Best Publications

Job strain as a risk factor for coronary heart disease: a collaborative meta-analysis of individual participant data.

Mika Kivimäki;Mika Kivimäki;Mika Kivimäki;Solja T. Nyberg;G. David Batty;G. David Batty;Eleonor I. Fransson;Eleonor I. Fransson;Eleonor I. Fransson.
The Lancet (2012)

1012 Citations

Long working hours and risk of coronary heart disease and stroke : a systematic review and meta-analysis of published and unpublished data for 603 838 individuals

Mika Kivimäki;Mika Kivimäki;Markus Jokela;Solja T. Nyberg;Archana Singh-Manoux;Archana Singh-Manoux.
The Lancet (2015)

516 Citations

Self-rated health before and after retirement in France (GAZEL): a cohort study

Hugo Westerlund;Hugo Westerlund;Mika Kivimäki;Mika Kivimäki;Archana Singh-Manoux;Archana Singh-Manoux;Maria Melchior.
The Lancet (2009)

350 Citations

Job Strain as a Risk Factor for Leisure-Time Physical Inactivity: An Individual-Participant Meta-Analysis of Up to 170,000 Men and Women: The IPD-Work Consortium

Eleonor I Fransson;Katriina Heikkila;Solja T Nyberg;Marie Zins.
American Journal of Epidemiology (2012)

237 Citations

Effect of retirement on major chronic conditions and fatigue: French GAZEL occupational cohort study

Hugo Westerlund;Jussi Vahtera;Jane E Ferrie;Archana Singh-Manoux.
BMJ (2010)

233 Citations

Job strain as a risk factor for clinical depression: systematic review and meta-analysis with additional individual participant data

Ida E. H. Madsen;S. T. Nyberg;L. L. Magnusson Hanson;J. E. Ferrie.
Psychological Medicine (2017)

231 Citations

Perceived job insecurity as a risk factor for incident coronary heart disease: systematic review and meta-analysis

Marianna Virtanen;Solja T Nyberg;G David Batty;G David Batty;Markus Jokela.
BMJ (2013)

229 Citations

Flexible labor markets and employee health

Jane E Ferrie;Hugo Westerlund;Marianna Virtanen;Jussi Vahtera.
Scandinavian journal of work, environment & health. Supplement (2008)

228 Citations

Overweight, obesity, and risk of cardiometabolic multimorbidity: pooled analysis of individual-level data for 120 813 adults from 16 cohort studies from the USA and Europe

Mika Kivimaki;Mika Kivimaki;Mika Kivimaki;Eeva Kuosma;Jane E. Ferrie;Jane E. Ferrie;Ritva Luukkonen.
The Lancet. Public health (2017)

211 Citations

Demand, control and social climate as predictors of emotional exhaustion symptoms in working Swedish men and women.

Linda L. Magnusson Hanson;Töres Theorell;Gabriel Oxenstierna;Martin Hyde.
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health (2008)

208 Citations

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