TITLE

The role of extended weekends in sickness absenteeism

AUTHOR(S)
Vahtera, J.; Kivimaki, M.; Pentti, J.
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Dec2001, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p818
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that investigated the role of extended weekends in sickness absenteeism. Background on voluntary absenteeism or extended weekend absence; Analysis of the rate of sick leaves for Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Implications for the management of avoidable proportion of absenteeism.
ACCESSION #
9135966

 

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