[Role of "gender" and "age" factors in the assessment of psychosocial risk and in prevention interventions of hospital personnel]

G Ital Med Lav Ergon. 2010 Jul-Sep;32(3):337-42.
[Article in Italian]


Gender, age and psychosocial risks. The paper reports research experience on nurses with special reference to "gender" and "age". Parameters such as "affectivity" and "work-family conflict" indicate the insufficiency of policies and actions to limit staff shortage and safeguard health till retirement age.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Age Factors
  • Aged
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Nursing Staff, Hospital*
  • Occupational Diseases / epidemiology*
  • Occupational Diseases / prevention & control*
  • Risk Assessment
  • Sex Factors
  • Stress, Psychological / epidemiology*
  • Stress, Psychological / prevention & control*