IntroductionAlcohol consumption is an important risk factor for conditions like cancer, cardiovascular disease, and mental and behavioral disorders . It is also associated with considerable economic costs, which include sick leave and impaired productivity at work .Among a multitude of risk factors, several studies have highlighted associations between specific work‐related factors — like job strain , long work hours , and effort‐reward imbalance — and alcohol consumption. Concurrently, workplaces provide opportunities to deliver alcohol‐related interventions (e.g., via health promotion programs, alcohol policies, or screening and brief interventions) . While some studies have revealed small effects on alcohol consumption , others failed to demonstrate any beneficial effects among subjects offered such interventions relative to controls . In Germany, health insurance companies have been legally obligated to offer and reimburse for preventative measures to reduce alcohol consumption since the late eighties. As a result, a variety of public and occupational services have been established during the past decades. Still, a general problem with such services are low utilization rates . This is a common issue for both public and occupational alcohol‐related health services. Reasons for this include preferences for self‐help attempts and fears of stigmatization . It therefore would be of
Addiction – Wiley
Published: Jan 1, 2018
Keywords: ; ; ; ; ; ; ;
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.
Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.
It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera