This database lists peer-reviewed journal articles, books and book chapters that include an Institute for Work & Health (IWH) scientist or researcher (past or present) as an author. Clicking any title will allow you to view a detailed citation and, if available, an abstract. For journal articles by IWH and non-IWH researchers in the areas of occupational health and safety, return to work, workers' compensation, public health and others within the IWH mandate, see our Research Alerts.
Mofidi A, Tompa E, Mortazavi SB, Esfahanipour A, Demers PA. A probabilistic approach for economic evaluation of occupational health and safety interventions: a case study of silica exposure reduction interventions in the construction sector. BMC Public Health. 2020;20(1):210. doi:10.1186/s12889-020-8307-7.
Biswas A, Smith PM, Gignac MA. Access to showers and change rooms at work associated with active commuting among older workers: findings from a national population survey. Journal of Applied Gerontology. 2020;39(2):214-220. doi:10.1177/0733464818755313.
Smith PM, LaMontagne AD, Lilley R, Hogg-Johnson S, Sim M. Are there differences in the return to work process for work-related psychological and musculoskeletal injuries? A longitudinal path analysis. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s00127-020-01839-3.
Nadalin V, Smith PM. Examining the impact of occupational health and safety vulnerability on injury claim reporting in three Canadian provinces. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1002/ajim.23094.
Orchard C, Carnide N, Smith PM. How does perceived fairness in the workers' compensation claims process affect mental health following a workplace injury?. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2020;30(1):40-48. doi:10.1007/s10926-019-09844-3.
Allen M, Sproule B, Macdougall P, Furlan AD, Murphy L, Borg Debono V, Buckley N. Identifying appropriate outcomes to help evaluate the impact of the Canadian Guideline for Safe and Effective Use of Opioids for Non-Cancer Pain. BMC Anesthesiology. 2020;20(1):6. doi:10.1186/s12871-020-0930-4.
Banta-Green CJ, Williams JR, Sears JM, Floyd AS, Tsui JI, Hoeft TJ. Impact of a jail-based treatment decision-making intervention on post-release initiation of medications for opioid use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2020;207:107799. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.107799.
Leece P, Shantharam Y, Hassam S, Buchman DZ, Hamilton M, Persaud N, Kahan M, Spithoff S, Srivastava A, Sproule BA, Carlin L, Furlan AD. Improving opioid guideline adherence: evaluation of a multifaceted, theory-informed pilot intervention for family physicians. BMJ Open. 2020;10(1):e032167. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032167.
Bultmann U, Arends I, Veldman K, McLeod CB, Van Zon SKR, Amick B. Investigating young adults' mental health and early working life trajectories from a life course perspective: the role of transitions. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 2020;74(2):179-181. doi:10.1136/jech-2019-213245.
Trudel X, Brisson C, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Vezina M, Talbot D, Milot A. Long working hours and the prevalence of masked and sustained hypertension. Hypertension. 2020;75(2):532-538. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.12926.
Smith PM, Cawley C, Williams A, Mustard C. Male/female differences in the impact of caring for elderly relatives on labor market attachment and hours of work: 1997-2015. The Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2020;75(3):694-704. doi:10.1177/0733464818755313.
Sujic R, Luo J, Beaton DE, Bogoch ER, Sale JEM, Jaglal S, Jain R, Mamdani M. Multiple simultaneous fractures are associated with higher all-cause mortality: results from a province-wide fracture liaison service. Osteoporosis International. 2020;31(2):291-296. doi:10.1007/s00198-019-05207-z.
Orchard C, Carnide N, Mustard C, Smith PM. Prevalence of serious mental illness and mental health service use after a workplace injury: a longitudinal study of workers' compensation claimants in Victoria, Australia. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2020;77(3):185-187. doi:10.1136/oemed-2019-105995.
Shahidi FV, Muntaner C, Shankardass K, Quiñonez C, Siddiqi A. The effect of welfare reform on the health of the unemployed: evidence from a natural experiment in Germany. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 2020;74(3):211-218. doi:10.1136/jech-2019-213151.
Premji S, Kosny A, Yanar B, Begum M. Tool for the meaningful consideration of language barriers in qualitative health research. Qualitative Health Research. 2020;30(2):167-181. doi:10.1177/1049732319856303.
Yanar B, Robson LS, Tonima S, Amick B. Understanding the organizational performance metric, an occupational health and safety management tool, through workplace case studies. International Journal of Workplace Health Management. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1108/IJWHM-09-2018-0126.
Nowak LL, Davis AM, Mamdani M, Beaton DE, Schemitsch EH. A concept analysis and overview of outcome measures used for evaluating patients with proximal humerus fractures. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2019;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1080/09638288.2019.1649728.
Kristman VL, Lowey J, Fraser L, Armstrong S, Sawula S. A multi-faceted community intervention is associated with knowledge and standards of workplace mental health: the Superior Mental Wellness @ Work study. BMC Public Health. 2019;18(1):638-649. doi:10.1186/s12889-019-6976-x.
Nowak LL, Davis AM, Mamdani M, Beaton DE, Kennedy C, Schemitsch EH. A systematic review and standardized comparison of available evidence for outcome measures used to evaluate proximal humerus fracture patients. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2019;33(7):e256-e262. doi:10.1097/BOT.0000000000001462.
Lahey PM, Kirsch B, MacDermid J, Tompa E, Gewurtz RE. Active labour market policies for people with disabilities in receipt of public income benefits: a scoping review. Work. 2019;64(2):229-247. doi:10.3233/WOR-192989.
Hylkema TH, Stevens M, Selzer F, Amick B, Katz JN, Brouwer S. Activity impairment and work productivity loss after total knee arthroplasty: a prospective study. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2019;34(11):2637-2645. doi:10.1016/j.arth.2019.06.015.
Breslin FC, Dollack J, Mahood Q, Maas ET, Laberge M, Smith PM. Are new workers at elevated risk for work injury? A systematic review. Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2019;76(9):694-701. doi:10.1136/oemed-2018-105639.
Shafi R, Smith PM, Colantonio A. Assault predicts time away from work after claims for work-related mild traumatic brain injury. Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2019;76(7):471-478. doi:10.1136/oemed-2018-105621.
Sritharan J, Macleod JS, Dakouo M, McLeod CB, Peter A, Demers PA. Breast cancer risk by occupation and industry in women and men: results from the Occupational Disease Surveillance System (ODSS). American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2019;62(3):205-211. doi:10.1002/ajim.22942.
Díaz S, Zhao J, Cronin S, Jaglal S, Bombardier C, Furlan AD. Changes in opioid prescribing behaviors among family physicians who participated in a weekly tele-mentoring program. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2019;9(1):E14. doi:10.3390/jcm9010014.