The Work, Lipids and Fibrinogen Study
The aim of the WOLF-project is to study whether psychosocial work environment conditions influence the risk of developing hypertension, different lipid disturbances or increased levels of fibrinogen.
- Start Year
- End Year
- The study was supported by a grant from the Swedish Work Environment Fund (grant no 92–0919).
- Study design
- Population cohort
- Follow Up
Alfredsson L, Hammar N, Fransson E, et al. Job strain and major risk factors for coronary heart disease among employed males and females in a Swedish study on work, lipids and fibrinogen. Scand J Work Environ Health. 2002;28(4):238-248. doi:10.5271/sjweh.671
- Sources of Recruitment
Number of participants
- Number of participants
- Number of participants with biosamples
- Supplementary Information
- mployed persons between the ages of 15 and 64 years in the counties of Stockholm, Västernorrland, and Jämtland, Sweden.
Availability of data and biosamples
No coverage data about the variables classifications are available.