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.
Abma F, Bjorner JB, Amick B, Bultmann U. Two valid and reliable Work Role Functioning Questionnaire short-versions were developed: WRFQ 5 and WRFQ 10. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2019;105:101-111. doi:10.1016/j.jclinepi.2018.09.005.
Lay AM, Kosny A, Aery A, Flecker K, Smith PM. The occupational health and safety vulnerability of recent immigrants accessing settlement services. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2018;109(3):303-311. doi:10.17269/s41997-018-0063-4.
Giummarra MJ, Black O, Smith PM, Collie A, Hassani-Mahmooei B, Arnold CA, Gong J, Gabbe BJ. A population-based study of treated mental health and persistent pain conditions after transport injury. Injury. 2018;49:1787-1795. doi:10.1016/j.injury.2018.08.008.
Lane TJ, Lilley R, Hogg-Johnson S, LaMontagne AD, Sim MR, Smith PM. A prospective cohort study of the impact of return-to-work coordinators in getting injured workers back on the job. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;28(2):298-306. doi:10.1007/s10926-017-9719-9.
Furlan AD, Carnide N, Irvin E, Van Eerd D, Munhall C, Kim J, Li CMF, Hamad A, Mahood Q, Macdonald S. A systematic review of strategies to improve appropriate use of opioids and to reduce opioid use disorder and deaths from prescription opioids. Canadian Journal of Pain. 2018;2(1):218-235. doi:10.1080/24740527.2018.1479842.
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. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1177/0733464818755313.
Gilbert-Ouimet M, Ma H, Glazier R, Brisson C, Mustard C, Smith PM. Adverse effect of long work hours on incident diabetes in 7065 Ontario workers followed for 12 years. BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care. 2018;6(1):e000496. doi:10.1136/bmjdrc-2017-000496.
Macpherson RA, Lane TJ, Collie A, McLeod CB. Age, sex, and the changing disability burden of compensated work-related musculoskeletal disorders in Canada and Australia. BMC Public Health. 2018;18(1):758. doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5590-7.
Gignac MA, Kristman V, Smith PM, Beaton DE, Badley EM, Ibrahim S, Mustard C. Are there differences in workplace accommodation needs, use and unmet needs among older workers with arthritis, diabetes and no chronic conditions? Examining the role of health and work context. Work, Aging & Retirement. 2018;4(4):381-398. doi:10.1093/workar/way004.
Dobson KG, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Mustard C, Smith PM. Association between dimensions of the psychosocial and physical work environment and latent smoking trajectories: a 16-year cohort study of the Canadian workforce. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2018;75(11):814-821. doi:10.1136/oemed-2018-105138.
Dobson K, Ibrahim S, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Mustard C, Smith PM. Association between psychosocial work conditions and latent alcohol consumption trajectories among men and women over a 16-year period in a national Canadian sample. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 2018;72:113-120. doi:10.1136/jech-2017-209691.
Russel E, Kosny A. Communication and collaboration among return-to-work stakeholders. Disability & Rehabilitation. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1080/09638288.2018.1472815 .
Riano-Casallas MI, Tompa E. Cost-benefit analysis of investment in occupational health and safety in Colombian companies. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2018;61(11):893-900. doi:10.1002/ajim.22911.
Johansen T, Lund T, Jensen C, Momsen AH, Eftedal M, Oyeflaten I, Braathen TN, Stapelfeldt CM, Amick B, Labriola M. Cross-cultural adaptation of the Work Role Functioning Questionnaire 2.0 to Norwegian and Danish. Work. 2018;59(4):471-478. doi:10.3233/WOR-182705.
Stapelfeldt CM, Momsen AH, Lund T, Gronborg TK, Hogg-Johnson S, Jensen C, Skakon J, Labriola M. Cross-cultural adaptation, reliability and validity of the Danish version of the readiness for return to work instrument. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10926-018-9790-x.
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. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10926-018-9765-y .
Scott KA, Liao Q, Fisher GG, Stallones L, DiGuiseppi C, Tompa E. Early labor force exit subsequent to permanently impairing occupational injury or illness among workers 50-64 years of age. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2018;61(4):317-325. doi:10.1002/ajim.22817.
Cullen KL, Irvin E, Collie A, Clay F, Gensby U, Jennings PA, Hogg-Johnson S, Kristman V, Laberge M, McKenzie D, Newnam S, Palagyi A, Ruseckaite R, Sheppard DM, Shourie S, Steenstra I, Van Eerd D, Amick B. Effectiveness of workplace interventions in return-to-work for musculoskeletal, pain-related and mental health conditions: an update of the evidence and messages for practitioners. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;28(1):1–15. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9690-x.
Vaillancourt S, Beaton DE, Maybee A. Engaging patients to develop a patient-reported outcome measure for the emergency department. CMAJ. 2018;190:S50-S52. doi:10.1503/cmaj.180353.
Breslin FC, Lay AM, Jetha A, Smith PM. Examining occupational health and safety vulnerability among Canadian workers with disabilities. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2018;40(18):2138-2143. doi:10.1080/09638288.2017.1327985.
Lanthier S, Bielecky A, Smith PM. Examining risk of workplace violence in Canada: a sex/gender-based analysis. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2018;62(8):1012-1020. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxy066.
Besen E, Jetha A, Gaines B. Examining the likelihood of experiencing productivity loss and receiving social security disability income following the onset of chronic disease. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2018;60(1):48-54. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001159.
Kosny A, Newnam S, Collie A. Family matters: compensable injury and the effect on family. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2018;40(8):935-944. doi:10.1080/09638288.2017.1283450.
Dorland HF, Abma FI, Van Zon SKR, Stewart RE, Amick B, Ranchor AV, Roelen CAM, Bultmann U. Fatigue and depressive symptoms improve but remain negatively related to work functioning over 18 months after return to work in cancer patients. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. 2018;12(3):371-378. doi:10.1007/s11764-018-0676-x.
Chen C, Smith PM, Mustard C. Gender differences in injuries attributed to workplace violence in Ontario 2002-2015. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1136/oemed-2018-105152.