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.
Sears JM, Edmonds AT, Coe NB. Coverage gaps and cost-shifting for work-related injury and illness: who bears the financial burden?. Medical Care Research and Review. 2020;77(3):223-235. doi:10.1177/1077558719845726.
Prince SA, Roberts KC, Reed JL, Biswas A, Colley RC, Thompson W. Daily physical activity and sedentary behaviour across occupational classifications in Canadian adults. Health Reports. 2020;31(9):13-26. doi:10.25318/82-003-x202000900002-eng.
Sears JM, Rundell SD. Development and testing of compatible diagnosis code lists for the Functional Comorbidity Index. Medical Care. 2020;58(12):1044-1050. doi:10.1097/MLR.0000000000001420.
Lyubykh Z, Ansari MA, Williams-Whitt K, Kristman VL. Disability severity, leader-member exchange, and attitudinal outcomes: considering the employee and supervisor perspectives. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2020;30(4):613-623. doi:10.1007/s10926-020-09884-0.
Haight JR, Sears JM, Fulton-Kehoe D, Wickizer TM, Franklin GM. Early high-risk opioid prescribing practices and long-term disability among injured workers in Washington State, 2002-2013. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2020;62(7):538-547. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001900.
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;63(5):435-441. doi:10.1002/ajim.23094.
Smith PM, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Brisson C, Glazier RH, Mustard C. Examining the relationship between the demand-control model and incident myocardial infarction and congestive heart failure in a representative sample of the employed women and men in Ontario, Canada, over a 15-year period. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2020;112(2):280-288. doi:10.17269/s41997-020-00378-3.
Nolet PS, Emary PC, Kristman VL, Murnaghan K, Zeegers MP, Freeman MD. Exposure to a motor vehicle collision and the risk of future back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Accident Analysis and Prevention. 2020;142:105546. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2020.105546.
Carnide N, Hogg-Johnson S, Cote P, Koehoorn M, Furlan AD. Factors associated with early opioid dispensing compared with NSAID and muscle relaxant dispensing after a work-related low back injury. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2020;77(9):637-647. doi:10.1136/oemed-2019-106380.
Rotondi NK, Beaton DE, Sujic R, Bogoch E, Inrig T, Linton D, Weldon J, Jain R, Sale JEM. Factors associated with screening positive for high falls risk in fragility fracture patients: a cross-sectional study. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 2020;21(1):372. doi:10.1186/s12891-020-03410-2.
Sale JEM, Frankel L, Bogoch E, Gignac MA, Hawker G, Elliot-Gibson V, Jain R, Funnell L. Few fragility fracture patients perceive that their bone health is affected by their comorbidities and medications. Osteoporosis International. 2020;31(10):2047-2055. doi:10.1007/s00198-020-05409-w.
Mitchell MS, Orstad SL, Biswas A, Oh PI, Jay M, Pakosh MT, Faulkner GE. Financial incentives for physical activity in adults: systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2020;54:1259-1268. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2019-100633.
Jones AM, Koehoorn M, McLeod CB. Gender differences in surgery for work-related musculoskeletal injury: a population-based cohort study. Healthcare Policy. 2020;15(3):47-62. doi:10.12927/hcpol.2020.26131.
Zhao J, Salemohamed N, Stinson J, Carlin L, Seto E, Webster F, Furlan AD. Health care providers' experiences and perceptions participating in a chronic pain telementoring education program: a qualitative study. Canadian Journal of Pain. 2020;4(1):111-121. doi:10.1080/24740527.2020.1749003.
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 MJ, Sproule BA, 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.
McAllister A, Bodin T, Bronnum-Hansen H, Harber-Aschan L, Barr B, Bentley L, Liao Q, Koitzsch Jensen N, Andersen I, Chen WH, Thielen K, Mustard C, Diderichsen F, Whitehead M, Burstrom B. Inequalities in extending working lives beyond age 60 in Canada, Denmark, Sweden and England: by gender, level of education and health. PLoS ONE. 2020;15(8):e0234900. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0234900.
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.
Smith PM, Oudyk J, Potter G, Mustard C. Labour market attachment, workplace infection control procedures and mental health: a cross-sectional survey of Canadian non-healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxaa119.
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 AM, 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:10.1093/geronb/gbz026.
Quinn EK, Harper A, Rydz E, Smith PM, Koehoorn M W, Peters CE. Men and women at work in Canada, 1991-2016. Labour & Industry. 2020;30(4):401-412. doi:10.1080/10301763.2021.1872841.
Gignac MA, Irvin E, Cullen KL, Van Eerd D, Beaton DE, Mahood Q, McLeod CB, Backman CL. Men and women's occupational activities and the risk of developing osteoarthritis of the knee, hip, or hands: a systematic review and recommendations for future research. Arthritis Care and Research. 2020;72(3):378-396. doi:10.1002/acr.23855.