Studies judged to be of high or medium high quality
Ahola K, Hakanen J. Job strain, burnout, and depressive symptoms: a prospective study among dentists. J Affect Disord 2007;104:103-10.
Andrea H, Bultmann U, van Amelsvoort LG, Kant Y. The incidence of anxiety and depression among employees – the role of psychosocial work characteristics. Depress Anxiety 2009;26:1040-8.
Beseler CL, Stallones L, Hoppin JA, Alavanja MC, Blair A, Keefe T, et al. Depression and pesticide exposures among private pesticide applicators enrolled in the Agricultural Health Study. Environ Health Perspect 2008;116:1713-9.
Bonde JP, Munch-Hansen T, WieclawJ, Westergaard-Nielsen N, Agerbo E. Psychosocial work environment and antidepressant medication: a prospective cohort study. BMC Public Health 2009;9:262.
Burgard SA, Brand JE, House JS. Perceived job insecurity and worker health in the United States. Soc Sci Med 2009;69:777-85.
Clays E, De Bacquer D, Leynen F, Kornitzer M, Kittel F, De Backer G. Job stress and depression symptoms in middle-aged workers – prospective results from the Belstress study. Scand J Work Environ Health 2007;33:252-9.
Clumeck N, Kempenaers C, Godin I, Dramaix M, Kornitzer M, Linkowski P, et al. Working conditions predict incidence of long-term spells of sick leave due to depression: results from the Belstress I prospective study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2009;63:286-9
Dagher RK, McGovern PM, Dowd BE, Lundberg U. Postpartum depressive symptoms and the combined load of paid and unpaid work: a longitudinal analysis. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2011;84:735-43.
De Lange AH, Taris TW, Kompier MAJ, Houtman ILD, Bongers PM. The relationships between work characteristics and mental health: examining normal, reversed and reciprocal relationships in a 4-wavestudy. Work & Stress 2004;18:149-66.
de Lange AH, Taris TW, Kompier MA, Houtman IL, Bongers PM. Effects of stable and changing demand-control histories on worker health. Scand J Work Environ Health 2002;28:94-108.
d’Errico A, Cardano M, LandriscinaT, Marinacci C, Pasian S, Petrelli A, et al. Workplace stress and prescription of antidepressant medications: a prospective study on a sample of Italian workers. Int Arch OccupEnviron Health 2011;84:413-24.
De Santo Iennaco J, Cullen MR, Cantley L, Slade MD, Fiellin M, Kasl SV. Effects of externally rated job demand and control on depression diagnosis claims in an industrial cohort. Am J Epidemiol 2010;171:303-11.
Fandino-Losada A, Forsell Y, Lundberg I. Demands, skill discretion, decision authority and social climate at work as determinants of major depression in a 3-year follow-up study. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2013;86:591-605. Epub 2012 Jul 4.
Godin I, Kittel F, Coppieters Y, Siegrist J. A prospective study of cumulative job stress in relation to mental health. BMC Public Health 2005;5:67.
Goodman WB, Crouter AC. Longitudinal associations between maternal work stress, negative work-family spillover, and depressive symptoms. Fam Relat 2009;58:245-58.
Griffin JM, Fuhrer R, Stansfeld SA, Marmot M. The importance of low control at work and home on depression and anxiety: do these effects vary by gender and social class? Soc Sci Med 2002;54:783-98.
Grynderup MB, Mors O, Hansen AM, Andersen JH, Bonde JP, Kaergaard A, et al. Work-unit measures of organisational justice and risk of depression –a 2-year cohort study. Occup Environ Med 2013;70:380-5.
Grynderup MB, Mors O, Hansen AM, Andersen JH, Bonde JP, Kaergaard A, et al. A two-year follow-up study of risk of depression according to work-unit measures of psychological demands and decision latitude. Scand J Work Environ Health 2012;38:527-36.
Grzywacz JG, Quandt SA, Chen H, Isom S, Kiang L, Vallejos Q, et al. Depressive symptoms among Latino farm workers across the agricultural season: structural and situational influences. Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 2010;16:335-43.
Ibrahim S, Smith P, Muntaner C. A multi-group cross-lagged analysis of work stressors and health using a Canadian National sample. Soc Sci Med 2009;68:49-59.
Jensen HK, Wieclaw J, Munch-Hansen T, Thulstrup AM, Bonde JP. Does dissatisfaction with psychosocial work climate predict depressive, anxiety and substance abuse disorders? A prospective study of Danish public service employees. J Epidemiol Community Health 2010;64:796-801.
Kivimaki M, Vahtera J, Elovainio M, Virtanen M, Siegrist J. Effort-reward imbalance, procedural injustice and relational injustice as psychosocial predictors of health: complementary or redundant models? Occup Environ Med 2007;64:659-65.
Kivimäki M, Virtanen M, Vartia M, Elovainio M, Vahtera J, Keltikangas-Jarvinen L. Workplace bullying and the risk of cardiovascular disease and depression. Occup Environ Med 2003;60:779- 83.
Kouvonen A, Oksanen T, Vahtera J, Stafford M, Wilkinson R, Schneider J, et al. Low workplace social capital as a predictor of depression: the Finnish Public Sector Study. Am J Epidemiol 2008;167:1143-51.
Lang J, Bliese PD, Lang JW, Adler AB. Work gets unfair for the depressed: cross-lagged relations between organizational justice perceptions and depressive symptoms. J Appl Psychol 2011;96:602-18.
Levin A, Besser A, Albert L, Smith D, Neria Y. The effect of attorneys’ work with trauma- exposed clients on PTSD symptoms, depression, and functional impairment: a cross-lagged longitudinal study. Law Hum Behav 2012;36:538-47.
Magnusson Hanson LL, Theorell T, Bech P, Rugulies R, Burr H, Hyde M, et al. Psychosocial working conditions and depressive symptoms among Swedish employees. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2009;82:951-60.
Mantyniemi A, Oksanen T, Salo P, Virtanen M, Sjosten N, Pentti J, et al. Job strain and the risk of disability pension due to musculoskeletal disorders, depression or coronary heart disease: a prospective cohort study of 69,842 employees. Occup Environ Med 2012;69:574-81.
Niedhammer I, Goldberg M, Leclerc A, Bugel I, David S. Psychosocial factors at work and subsequent depressive symptoms in the Gazel cohort. Scand J Work Environ Health 1998;24:197-205.
Oksanen T, Kouvonen A, Vahtera J, Virtanen M, Kivimäki M. Prospective study of workplace social capital and depression: are vertical and horizontal components equally important? J Epidemiol Community Health 2010;64:684-9.
Parker SK. Longitudinal effects of lean production on employee outcomes and the mediating role of work characteristics. J Appl Psychol 2003;88:620-34.
Paterniti S, Niedhammer I, Lang T, Consoli SM. Psychosocial factors at work, personality traits and depressive symptoms. Longitudinal results from the GAZEL Study. Br J Psychiatry 2002;181:111-7.
Plaisier I, de Bruijn JG, de Graaf R, ten Have M, Beekman AT, Penninx BW. The contribution of working conditions and social support to the onset of depressive and anxiety disorders among male and female employees. Soc Sci Med 2007;64:401-10.
Rugulies R, Aust B, Madsen IE, Burr H, Siegrist J, Bultmann U. Adverse psychosocial working conditions and risk of severe depressive symptoms. Do effects differ by occupational grade? Eur J Public Health 2013;23:415-20. Epub 2012 Jun 8.
Rugulies R, Madsen IE, Hjarsbech PU, Hogh A, Borg V, Carneiro IG, et al. Bullying at work and onset of a major depressive episode among Danish female eldercare workers. Scand J Work Environ Health 2012;38:218-27.
Rugulies R, Thielen K, Nygaard E, Diderichsen F. Job insecurity and the use of antidepressant medication among Danish employees with and without a history of prolonged unemployment: a 3.5-year follow-up study. J Epidemiol Community Health 2010;64:75-81.
Rugulies R, Bultmann U, Aust B, Burr H. Psychosocial work environment and incidence of severe depressive symptoms: prospective findings from a 5-yearfollow-up of the Danish work environment cohort study. Am J Epidemiol 2006;163:877-87.
Schonfeld IS. Stress in 1st-year women teachers: the context of social support and coping. Genet Soc Gen Psychol Monogr 2001;127:133-68.
Shields M. Stress and depression in the employed population. Health Rep 2006;17:11-29.
Shields M. Long working hours and health. Health Rep 1999;11:33-48 (Eng); 37-55 (Fre).
Sinokki M, Hinkka K, Ahola K, Koskinen S, Kivimäki M, Honkonen T, et al. The association of social support at work and in private life with mental health and antidepressant use: the Health 2000 Study. J Affect Disord 2009;115:36-45.
Stansfeld SA, Shipley MJ, Head J, Fuhrer R. Repeated job strain and the risk of depression: longitudinal analyses from the Whitehall II study. Am J Public Health 2012;102:2360-6.
Stoetzer U, Ahlberg G, Johansson G, Bergman P, Hallsten L, Forsell Y, et al. Problematic interpersonal relationships at work and depression: a Swedish prospective cohort study. J Occup Health 2009;51:144-51.
Theorell T, Nyberg A, Leineweber C, Magnusson Hanson LL, Oxenstierna G, Westerlund H. Non-listening and self centered leadership – relationships to socioeconomic conditions and employee mental health. PLoS One 2012;7:e44119.
Wang J, Schmitz N. Does job strain interact with psychosocial factors outside of the workplace in relation to the risk of major depression? The CanadianNational Population Health Survey. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2011;46:577-84.
Wang J, Schmitz N, Dewa C, Stansfeld S. Changes in perceived job strain and the risk of major depression: results from a population-based longitudinal study. Am J Epidemiol 2009;169:1085- 91.
Wang J. Work stress as a risk factor for major depressive episode(s). Psychol Med 2005;35:865- 71.
Wang J. Perceived work stress and major depressive episodes in a population of employed Canadians over 18 years old. J Nerv Ment Dis 2004;192:160-3.
Varma A, Marott JL, Stoltenberg CD, Wieclaw J, Kolstad HA, Bonde JP. With long hours of work, might depression then lurk? A nationwide prospective follow-up study among Danish senior medical consultants. Scand J Work Environ Health 2012;38:418-26.
Weisskopf MG, Moisan F, TzourioC, Rathouz PJ, Elbaz A. Pesticide exposure and depression among agricultural workers in France. Am J Epidemiol 2013;178:1051-8.
Wieclaw J, Agerbo E, Mortensen PB, Burr H, Tuchsen F, Bonde JP. Psychosocial working conditions and the risk of depression and anxiety disorders in the Danish workforce. BMC Public Health 2008;8:280.
Wieclaw J, Agerbo E, Mortensen PB, Burr H, Tuchsen F, Bonde JP. Work related violence and threats and the risk of depression and stress disorders. J Epidemiol Community Health 2006;60:771-5.
Virtanen M, Stansfeld SA, Fuhrer R, Ferrie JE, Kivimäki M. Overtime work as a predictor of major depressive episode: a 5-year follow-up of the Whitehall II study. PLoS One 2012;7:e30719.
Virtanen M, Ferrie JE, Singh-Manoux A, Shipley MJ, Stansfeld SA, Marmot MG, et al. Long working hours and symptoms of anxiety and depression: a 5-year follow-up of the Whitehall II study. Psychol Med 2011;41:2485-94.
Virtanen M, Batty GD, Pentti J, Vahtera J, Oksanen T, Tuisku K, et al. Patient overcrowding in hospital wards as a predictor of diagnosis-specific mental disorders among staff: a 2-year prospective cohort study. J ClinPsychiatry 2010;71:1308-12.
Virtanen M, Honkonen T, KivimäkiM, Ahola K, Vahtera J, Aromaa A, et al. Work stress, mental health and antidepressant medication findings from the Health 2000 Study. J Affect Disord 2007;98:189-97.
Ybema JF, van den Bos K. Effects of organizational justice on depressive symptoms and sickness absence: a longitudinal perspective. Soc Sci Med 2010;70:1609-17.
Ylipaavalniemi J, Kivimaki M, Elovainio M, Virtanen M, Keltikangas-Jarvinen L, Vahtera J. Psychosocial work characteristics and incidence of newly diagnosed depression: a prospective cohort study of three different models. Soc Sci Med 2005;61:111-22.