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.
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.
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;[Epub ahead of print]. 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;[Epub ahead of print]. 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.
Gray SE, Sheehan LR, Lane TJ, Jetha A, Collie A. Concerns about claiming, postclaim support, and return to work planning: the workplace's impact on return to work. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2019;61(4):e139-e145. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001549.
Humphrey-Murto S, Crew R, Shea B, Bartlett SJ, March L, Tugwell P, Maxwell LJ, Beaton DE. Consensus building in OMERACT: Recommendations for use of the Delphi for core outcome set development. Journal of Rheumatology. 2019;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.3899/jrheum.181094.
Black O, Sim MR, Collie A, Smith PM. Differences over time in the prognostic effect of return to work self-efficacy on a sustained return to work. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10926-018-09824-z.
Ramkissoon A, Smith PM, Oudyk J. Dissecting the effect of workplace exposures on workers' rating of psychological health and safety. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1002/ajim.22964.
Mazza D, Brijnath B, O'Hare MA, Ruseckaite R, Kosny A, Collie A. Do health service use and return-to-work outcomes differ with GPs' injured-worker caseload?. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2019;29(1):64-71. doi:10.1007/s10926-018-9765-y .
Gensby U, Limborg HJ, Mahood Q, Stahl C, Albertsen K. Employer strategies for preventing mental health related work disability: a scoping review. Nordic Journal of Working Life Studies. 2019;9(1):57-101. doi:10.18291/njwls.v9i1.113082.
Tullar JM, Walker TJ, Page TF, Taylor WC, Roman R, Amick B. Evaluation of a worksite-based small group team challenge to increase physical activity. American Journal of Health Promotion. 2019;33(2):259-266. doi:10.1177/0890117118784229.
Nolet PS, Emary PC, Kristman VL, Murnaghan K, Zeegers MP, Freeman MD. Exposure to a motor vehicle collision and the risk of future neck pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PM & R. 2019;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1002/pmrj.12173.
Mitchell MS, Orstad SL, Biswas A, Oh PI, Jay M, Pakosh MT, Faulkner G. Financial incentives for physical activity in adults: systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2019-100633.
Yanar B, Amick B, Lambraki I, D'Elia T, Severin C, Van Eerd D. How are leaders using benchmarking information in occupational health and safety decision-making?. Safety Science. 2019;116:245-253. doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2019.03.016.
Mofidi A, Tompa E, Williams A, Yazdani A, Lero D, Mortazavi SB. Impact of a caregiver-friendly workplace policies intervention: a prospective economic evaluation. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2019;61(6):461-468. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001564.
Andersen KM, Cheah JTL, March L, Bartlett SJ, Beaton DE, Bingham CO, Brooks PM. Improving benefit-harm assessment of therapies from the patient perspective: Omeract premeeting toward consensus on core sets for randomized controlled trials. Journal of Rheumatology. 2019;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.3899/jrheum.181123.
McAllister A, Bentley L, Bronnum-Hansen H, Jensen NK, Nylen L, Andersen I, Liao Q, Bodin T, Mustard C, Burstrom B. Inequalities in employment rates among older men and women in Canada, Denmark, Sweden and the UK. BMC Public Health. 2019;19(1):319. doi:10.1186/s12889-019-6594-7.
Cote P, Boyle E, Shearer HM, Stupar M, Jacobs C, Cassidy JD, Carette S, van der Velde G, Wong JJ, Hogg-Johnson S, Ammendolia C, Hayden JA, van Tulder M, Frank JW. Is a government-regulated rehabilitation guideline more effective than general practitioner education or preferred-provider rehabilitation in promoting recovery from acute whiplash-associated disorders? A pragmatic randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2019;9(9):e021283. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021283.
Van Eerd D. Knowledge transfer and exchange in health and safety: a rapid review. Policy and Practice in Health and Safety. 2019;17(1):54-77. doi:10.1080/14773996.2018.1508116.
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. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:.
Samano-Rios ML, IJaz S, Ruotsalainen J, Breslin FC, Gummesson K, Verbeek J. Occupational safety and health interventions to protect young workers from hazardous work: a scoping review. Safety Science. 2019;389-403. doi:10.1016/j.ssci.2018.11.024.
Boers M, Beaton DE, Shea BJ, Maxwell LJ, Bartlett SJ, Bingham CO, Conaghan PG. OMERACT filter 2.1: elaboration of the conceptual framework for outcome measurement in health intervention studies. Journal of Rheumatology. 2019;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.3899/jrheum.181096.
Sritharan J, Macleod JS, McLeod CB, Peter A, Demers PA. Prostate cancer risk by occupation in the Occupational Disease Surveillance System (ODSS) in Ontario, Canada. Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention in Canada: Research, Policy and Practice. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. 10.24095/hpcdp.39.5.02.
Fan JK, Mustard C, Smith PM. Psychosocial work conditions and mental health: examining differences across mental illness and well-being outcomes. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxz028.
Carnide N, Hogg-Johnson S, Koehoorn M, Furlan AD, Cote P. Relationship between early prescription dispensing patterns and work disability in a cohort of low back pain workers' compensation claimants: a historical cohort study. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2019;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1136/oemed-2018-105626.