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What does HWE stand for?

HWE stands for Healthy Worker Effect

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9) Studies demonstrating protective or no effect tended to measure metabolic demands with no account for worker aerobic capacity, did not control for other occupational factors (such as work organization), did not adjust for changing occupational metabolic demands over time, and did not consider preclinical signs of atherosclerosis progression (ie, carotid artery intimal thickening which is less likely to suffer from healthy worker effect (1a)) or intermediary steps such as fatigue.