Erika Scott's scientific contributions

Publications (3)

Work-related stress has long been recognized as an essential factor affecting employees' health and wellbeing. Repeated exposure to acute occupational stressors puts workers at high risk for depression, obesity, hypertension, and early death. Assessment of the effects of acute stress on workers' wellbeing usually relies on subjective self-reports,...
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Cardiovascular Risk Factors Among Maine’s Logging Workforce Background Despite technology and mechanization reducing some workplace hazards, logging is still one of the most dangerous civilian occupations in the United States. Less is known about their overall health status as evidence about health has mostly been gathered through surveys and quest...