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.

2020

Shearer HM, Carroll LJ, Cote P, Randhawa K, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Wong JJ, Yu H, Sutton D, van der Velde G, Nordin M, Gross DP, Moir S, Stupar M, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. The course and factors associated with recovery of whiplash-associated disorders: an updated systematic review by the Ontario protocol for traffic injury management (OPTIMa) collaboration. European Journal of Physiotherapy. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1080/21679169.2020.1736150.
Shahidi FV, Muntaner C, Shankardass K, Quiñonez C, Siddiqi A. The effect of welfare reform on the health of the unemployed: evidence from a natural experiment in Germany. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 2020;74(3):211-218. doi:10.1136/jech-2019-213151.
lahey P, Kirsh B, Tompa E, MacDermid J, Gewurtz RE. The Ontario Disability Support Program work exit process: parallels to a hostage negotiation. Journal of Disability Policy Studies. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1177/1044207320944609.
Choi K, Maas E, Koehoorn M, McLeod CB. Time to return to work following workplace violence among direct healthcare and social workers. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2020;77(3):160-167. doi:10.1136/oemed-2019-106211.
Premji S, Kosny A, Yanar B, Begum M. Tool for the meaningful consideration of language barriers in qualitative health research. Qualitative Health Research. 2020;30(2):167-181. doi:10.1177/1049732319856303.
Yanar B, Robson LS, Tonima S, Amick B. Understanding the organizational performance metric, an occupational health and safety management tool, through workplace case studies. International Journal of Workplace Health Management. 2020;13(2):117-138. doi:10.1108/IJWHM-09-2018-0126.
Macpherson RA, Amick B, Collie A, Hogg-Johnson S, Koehoorn M, Smith PM, McLeod CB. Urban-rural differences in the duration of injury-related work disability in six Canadian provinces. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2020;62(5):e200-e207. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001850.
Sears JM, Schulman BA, Fulton-Kehoe D, Hogg-Johnson S. Workforce reintegration after work-related permanent impairment: a look at the first year after workers' compensation claim closure. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2020;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10926-020-09912-z.
Gourdeau J, Fingold A, Colantonio A, Mansfield E, Stergiou-Kita M. Workplace accommodations following work-related mild traumatic brain injury: what works?. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2020;42(4):552-561. doi:10.1080/09638288.2018.1503733.

2019

Nowak LL, Davis AM, Mamdani M, Beaton DE, Schemitsch E. A concept analysis and overview of outcome measures used for evaluating patients with proximal humerus fractures. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2019;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1080/09638288.2019.1649728.
Nowak LL, Davis AM, Mamdani M, Beaton DE, Kennedy CA, Schemitsch E. A systematic review and standardized comparison of available evidence for outcome measures used to evaluate proximal humerus fracture patients. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2019;33(7):e256-e262. doi:10.1097/BOT.0000000000001462.
Hylkema TH, Stevens M, Selzer F, Amick B, Katz JN, Brouwer S. Activity impairment and work productivity loss after total knee arthroplasty: a prospective study. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2019;34(11):2637-2645. doi:10.1016/j.arth.2019.06.015.
Breslin FC, Dollack J, Mahood Q, Maas E, Laberge M, Smith PM. Are new workers at elevated risk for work injury? A systematic review. Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2019;76(9):694-701. 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;76(7):471-478. doi:10.1136/oemed-2018-105621.
Sritharan J, Macleod JS, Dakouo M, McLeod CB, Peter A, Demers P. 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.
Díaz S, Zhao J, Cronin S, Jaglal SB, Bombardier C, Furlan AD. Changes in opioid prescribing behaviors among family physicians who participated in a weekly tele-mentoring program. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2019;9(1):E14. doi:10.3390/jcm9010014.
Russell E, Kosny A. Communication and collaboration among return-to-work stakeholders. Disability & Rehabilitation. 2019;41(22):2630-2639. doi:10.1080/09638288.2018.1472815 .
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;46(8):1041-1046. doi:10.3899/jrheum.181094.