CME/CE: High Strain Job Increases Stroke Risk

Publication Date:
Sun, 11/01/2015
By: Alere Staff

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MedPage Today

ACTIVE DATE

October 15, 2015 – October 15, 2017

CREDIT

Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

DESCRIPTION

A meta-analysis of six prospective cohort studies has revealed people working in high demand, low control jobs appear to be at an increased risk of stroke. The association between exposure to high job strain and an increased risk of stroke was particularly pronounced in ischemic stroke and in women.

LINK

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Cardiology/Strokes/54124