Journal articles

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.


Boonen A, Webers C, Butink M, Barten B, Betteridge N, Black DC, Bremander A, Boteva B, Brzezinska O, Chauhan L, Copsey S, Guimaraes V, Gignac MA. 2021 EULAR points to consider to support people with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases to participate in healthy and sustainable paid work. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 2023;82(1):57-64. doi:10.1136/ard-2022-222678.
Dobrowolski C, McGinley J, Fazzari M, Su J, Bingham KS, Anderson N, Ruttan L, Beaton DE. Association of mycophenolate and azathioprine use with cognitive function in systemic lupus. Rheumatology. 2023;62(5):1860-1869. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/keac540.
Dobson KG , Mustard C, Carnide N, Furlan AD, Smith PM. Association of persistent pain with the incidence of chronic conditions following a disabling work-related injury. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2023;epub ahead of print. doi:10.5271/sjweh.4096.
Kokorelias KM, Cronin SM, Munce SEP, Eftekhar P, McGilton KS, Vellani S, Colella TJF, Kontons P, Grigorovich A, Furlan AD. Conceptualization of frailty in rehabilitation interventions with adults: a scoping review. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2023;45(1):117-153. doi:10.1080/09638288.2021.2012844.
Jones AM, Fan J, Thomas-Olson L, Zhang W, McLeod CB. Continuation of telework in the post-pandemic era: healthcare employees' preference and determinants. Healthcare Management FORUM. 2023;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1177/08404704231170733.
Khoo T, Jones B, Chin A, Terrett A, Voshaar M, Hoogland W, March L, Beaton DE. Defining independence: a scoping review by the OMERACT patient perspective of remission in rheumatoid arthritis group. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2023;58:152152. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2022.152152.
Di Giuseppe G, Pagalan L, Jetha A, Pechlivanoglou P, Pole JD. Financial toxicity among adolescent and young adult cancer survivors: a systematic review of educational attainment, employment, and income. Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology. 2023;183:103914. doi:10.1016/j.critrevonc.2023.103914.
Jetha A, Tucker L, Shahidi FV, Backman C, Kristman VL, Hazel EM, Perlin L, Proulx L, Chen C, Gignac MA. How does job insecurity and workplace activity limitations relate to rheumatic disease symptom trajectories in young adulthood? A longitudinal study. Arthritis Care & Research. 2023;75(1):14-21. doi:10.1002/acr.24982.
Barraclough ML, Diaz-Martinez JP, Knight A, Bingham K, Su J, Kakvan M, Grajales CM, Tartaglia MC, Ruttan L, Wither J, Choi MY, Bonilla D, Anderson N, Appenzeller S, Parker B, Katz P, Beaton DE. In-person versus virtual administration of the American College of Radiology gold standard cognitive battery in systemic lupus erythematosus: are they interchangeable?. Lupus. 2023;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1177/09612033231168477.
Buchman DZ, Lo S, Ding P, Dosani N, Fazelzad R, Furlan AD, Isenberg SR, Spithoff S, Tedesco A, Zimmermann C, Lau J. Palliative care for people who use drugs during communicable disease epidemics and pandemics: a scoping review on access, policies, and programs and guidelines. Palliative Medicine. 2023;37(4):426-443. doi:10.1177/02692163221143153.
O'Connor AW, Wong ES, Nelson KM, Sears JM, Helfrich CD. Patient enrollment growth and burnout in primary care at the veterans health administration. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2023;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s11606-023-08034-5.
Cashin AG, Wand BM, O'Connell NE, Lee H, Rizzo RR, Bagg MK, O’Hagan E, Maher CG, Furlan AD. Pharmacological treatments for low back pain in adults: an overview of Cochrane Reviews. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2023;4(4):CD013815. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD013815.pub2.
Hammond A, Tennant A, Ching A, Parker J, Prior Y, Gignac MA. Psychometric testing of the British English Workplace Activity Limitations Scale in four rheumatic and musculoskeletal conditions. Rheumatology Advances in Practice. 2023;7(1):rkad028. doi:10.1093/rap/rkad028.
Sandhu HK, Booth K, Furlan AD, Shaw J, Carnes D, Taylor SJC, Abraham C. Reducing opioid use for chronic pain with a group-based intervention: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2023;329(20):1745-1756 . doi:10.1001/jama.2023.6454.
Shahidi FV, Jetha A, Kristman VL, Smith PM, Gignac MA. The employment quality of persons with disabilities: findings from a national survey. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2023;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s10926-023-10113-7.
Jetha A, Shamaee A, Tompa E, Smith PM, Bultmann U, Bonaccio S, Tucker LB, Norman C, Banks CG, Gignac MA. The future of work in shaping the employment inclusion of young adults with disabilities: a qualitative study. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. 2023;42(9):75-91. doi:10.1108/EDI-06-2022-0154.