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Common mental disorders, unemployment and psychosocial job quality: is a poor job better than no job at all?

Butterworth, P.; Leach, L. S.; McManus, S.; Stansfeld, S. A.

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BACKGROUND: Employment is associated with health benefits over unemployment, but the psychosocial characteristics of work also influence health. There has, however, been little research contrasting the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among people who are unemployed with those in jobs of differing psychosocial quality. METHOD: Analysis of data from the English Adult Psychiatric Morbidity Survey (APMS) considered the prevalence of common mental disorders (CMDs) among 2603 respondents aged...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012-11-22
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/12765
Source: Psychological Medicine
DOI: 10.1017/S0033291712002577

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