Sickness absence - causes, consequences, and practices : a systematic review

This report is based on a systematic and critical review of the scientific literature. The aim of this report was to: 1. assess the scientific evidence about the positive and negative consequences of being sickness absent 2. review the research on sick leave, current knowledge of its causes, and phy...

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Corporate Author: Statens beredning för medicinsk utvärdering (Sweden)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Stockholm, Sweden Swedish Council on Health Technology Assessment (SBU) 2004, [2004]
Series:SBU yellow report
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This report is based on a systematic and critical review of the scientific literature. The aim of this report was to: 1. assess the scientific evidence about the positive and negative consequences of being sickness absent 2. review the research on sick leave, current knowledge of its causes, and physician sickness-certification practices 3. identify areas where further research is needed
Item Description:English summary of complete report in Swedish: Sjukskrivning - orsaker, konsekvenser och praxis. 2003
Physical Description:1 PDF file (22 pages)
ISBN:9789187890895