Epidemiologie van de arbeidsongeschiktheid, cohort 1987 Epidemiology of incapacity for work, 1987 cohort

The project Epidemiology of Incapacity for Work was initiated and executed by the Dutch Communal Medical Service ( GMD , Gemeenschappelijke Medische Dienst ) to provide systematic insight in the characteristics of the incapacitated population of recipients of disablement insurance benefits and changes of these characteristics in time, to provide insight in problems of the implementation of the Disablement Insurance Act for the GMD and to enlarge knowledge of current problems concerning social insurances and related fields. Topics: physical condition / illness / physical disorders / health complaints / difficulties with everyday activities / trouble with motoric or sensory functions / evaluation of one's health / comparison with last year's situation / future expectations / medical treatments: number of medical doctors, number of visits, still under treatment, use of medicines, drugs prescribed, development of medical consumption, use of tranquillizers, consensus and cooperation between doctors / resumption of work, necessary provisions for resuming work / if respondent resumed work or will do so soon: data on job and employer, persons and institutions that played important role in resuming work / history of illness / effects on productivity / absenteeism / illness caused by job / hospitalization, received disablement benefits in the past / kind of job / job history / age when started working / voluntary breaks in working life / number of employers last 10 years / unemployment history / changes of work for health reasons/ characteristics of last job: physical and mental stress, dangers, working conditions, executive function, working hours, organizational climate, atmosphere at work, satisfaction with employer and job / attitudes regarding work / most important aspects of work / data on company respondent worked for: size, financial situation, reorganizations, availability of early retirement scheme ( VUT ), company doctor / contacts with company doctor / provisions for disabled within company: different work, shorter working hours / possibilities for reemployment / contacts with GMD personnel ( doctor, ergonomist, social worker ), nature of these contacts, satisfaction with contacts / adaption to unemployment situation, recreational activities, memberships and social activities, social contacts / attitudes with regard to receiving benefits / work ethic / reintegration into labour market / voluntary work / prospects of future work / conditions to be fulfilled / eagerness to get to work again / preferred working conditions / recent steps taken to get to work again / reasons for not being successful / extra education or training / help needed / family situation / financial situation / able to manage financially / need to economize / which expenses / financial expectations / VOEG, short version of standard questionnaire for perceived health / The second wave updated the data of the first and registered changes. If respondent had gone back to work detailed data of current working situation and the process of reintegration were collected. Further topics: pro's and con's of not having to work / women only: role of women, women and work, financial independence / willingness to undergo choice of career test, psychological test, revalidation. Wave 2 contained an annex to be filled out by respondent regarding psychological issues: depression, neurotic disorder, sense of efficacy versus powerlessness. Background variables: basic characteristics/ residence/ housing situation/ household characteristics/ occupation/employment/ income/capital assets/ education/ politics/ religion/ readership, mass media, and 'cultural' exposure/ organizational membership

DOI https://doi.org/10.17026/dans-2z6-fth7
PID https://nbn-resolving.org/urn:nbn:nl:ui:13-0zm-s2k
Metadata Access https://easy.dans.knaw.nl/oai?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=oai_datacite&identifier=oai:easy.dans.knaw.nl:easy-dataset:32744
Creator Stelt, H.G. van der, Kers, W.C., GAK Nederland BV * Amsterdam (primary investigator)
Publisher Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)
Contributor Directie UWV (depositor); Intomart bv * Hilversum (data collector)
Publication Year 1988
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Language Dutch; Flemish
Resource Type Dataset
Discipline Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Aquaculture; Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Aquaculture and Veterinary Medicine; Life Sciences; Medicine; Social Sciences; Social and Behavioural Sciences; Soil Sciences
Spatial Coverage netherlands