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.
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.
Khoo T, Jones B, Chin A, Terrett A, Voshaar M, Hoogland W, March L, Beaton D. 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.
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.


Sharpe K, McGrail K, Mustard C, McLeod CB. A framework for understanding how variation in health care service delivery affects work disability management. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2022;32(2):215-224. doi:10.1007/s10926-021-10016-5.
Kokorelias KM, Gignac MA, Naglie G, Rittenberg N, MacKenzie J, D'Souza S, Cameron JI. A grounded theory study to identify caregiving phases and support needs across the Alzheimer's disease trajectory. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2022;44(7):1050-1059. doi:10.1080/09638288.2020.1788655.
Fenton S, Quinn EK, Rydz E, Heer E, Davies HW, Macpherson RA, McLeod CB. A media surveillance analysis of COVID-19 workplace outbreaks in Canada and the United States. FACETS. 2022;7(1):1185-1198. doi:10.1139/facets-2021-0156.
Robson LS, Irvin E, Padkapayeva K, Begum M, Zukowski M. A rapid review of systematic reviews on the effectiveness of synchronous online learning in an occupational context. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2022;65(7):613-619. doi:10.1002/ajim.23365.
Gignac MA, Bowring J, Tonima S, Franche RL, Thompson A, Jetha A, Smith PM, MacDermid JC, Shaw WS, Van Eerd D, Beaton DE, Irvin E, Tompa E, Saunders R. A sensibility assessment of the Job Demands and Accommodation Planning Tool (JDAPT): a tool to help workers with an episodic disability plan workplace support. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2022;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s10926-022-10057-4.
Tayer-Shifman OE, Yuen K, Green R, Kakvan M, Katz P, Bingham KS, Diaz-Martinez JP, Ruttan L, Wither JE, Tartaglia MC, Su J, Bonilla D, Choi MY, Appenzeller S, Barraclough M, Beaton DE, Touma Z. Assessing the utility of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment in screening for cognitive impairment in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis Care & Research. 2022;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1002/acr.24971.
Kokorelias KM, Gignac MA, Naglie G, Rittenberg N, Cameron JI. Caregivers' decision-making for health service utilisation across the Alzheimer's disease trajectory. Health and Social Care in the Community. 2022;30(4):1344-1352. doi:10.1111/hsc.13464.
Sud A, Buchman DZ, Furlan AD, Selby P, Spithoff SM, Upshur REG. Chronic pain and opioid prescribing: three ways for navigating complexity at the clinical-population health interface. American Journal of Public Health. 2022;112(1):S56-S65. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2021.306500.
Hayden JA, Ogilvie R, Singh S, Kashif S, Hartvigsen J, Maher CG, Furlan AD. Commentary: collaborative systematic review may produce and share high-quality, comparative evidence more efficiently. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2022;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1016/j.jclinepi.2022.09.013.
Furlan AD, Irvin E. Conducting a systematic review and meta-analysis in rehabilitation. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2022;101(10):965-974. doi:10.1097/PHM.0000000000001933.
Wong IS, Quay B, Irvin E, Belzer MH. Describing economic benefits and costs of nonstandard work hours: a scoping review. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2022;65(11):926-939. doi:10.1002/ajim.23302.