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.
Kosny A, Lifshen ME, Yanar B, Tonima S, MacEachen E, Furlan AD, Koehoorn M, Beaton DE, Cooper J, Neis B. The role of healthcare providers in return to work. International Journal of Disability Management. 2018;13:e3. doi:10.1017/idm.2018.4.
Gignac MA, Ibrahim S, Smith PM, Kristman V, Beaton DE, Mustard C. The role of sex, gender, health factors, and job context in workplace accommodation use among men and women with arthritis. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2018;62(4):490-504. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxx115 .
Kosny A, Lifshen M, MacEachen E, Furlan AD, Koehoorn M, Beaton DE, Cooper J, Neis B. What are physicians told about their role in return to work and workers' compensation systems? An analysis of Canadian resources. Policy and Practice in Health and Safety. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1080/14773996.2018.1465264.
Mustard C, Tompa E, Landsman V, Lay M. What do employers spend to protect the health of workers?. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.5271/sjweh.3778.
Dorland HF, Abma FI, Roelen CAM, Stewart RE, Amick B, Bultmann U, Ranchor AV. Work-specific cognitive symptoms and the role of work characteristics, fatigue, and depressive symptoms in cancer patients during 18 months post return to work. Psychooncology. 2018;27(9):2229-2236. doi:10.1002/pon.4800.
Jetha A, LaMontagne AD, Lilley R, Hogg-Johnson S, Sim M, Smith PM. Workplace social system and sustained return-to-work: a study of supervisor and co-worker supportiveness and injury reaction. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;28(3):486-494. doi:10.1007/s10926-017-9724-z.
Kennedy CA, Warmington K, Flewelling C, Shupak R, Papachristos A, Jones C, Linton D, Beaton DE, Lineker S, Hogg-Johnson S. A prospective comparison of telemedicine versus in-person delivery of an interprofessional education program for adults with inflammatory arthritis. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2017;23(2):197-206. doi:10.1177/1357633X16635342.
Biswas A, Oh PI, Faulkner GE, Alter DA. A prospective study examining the influence of cardiac rehabilitation on the sedentary time of highly sedentary, physically inactive patients. Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 2017;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1016/j.rehab.2017.06.003.
Black O, Sim MR, Collie A, Smith PM. A return-to-work self-efficacy scale for workers with psychological or musculoskeletal work-related injuries. Quality & Quantity. 2017;51(1):413-424. doi:10.1007/s11135-016-0312-7.
Steenstra I, Cullen KL, Irvin E, Van Eerd D, Alavinia M, Beaton DE, Geary J, Gignac MA, Gross D, Mahood Q, Macdonald S, Puts M, Scott-Marshall H, Yazdani A. A systematic review of interventions to promote work participation in older workers. Journal of Safety Research. 2017;60:93. doi:10.1016/j.jsr.2016.12.004.
Kennedy CA, Beaton DE. A user's survey of the clinical application and content validity of the DASH (Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand) outcome measure. Journal of Hand Therapy. 2017;30(1):30. doi:10.1016/j.jht.2016.06.008.
Bielecky A, Ibrahim S, Mustard C, Brisson C, Smith PM. An analysis of measurement invariance in work stress by sex: Are we comparing apples to apples?. JASNH. 2017;13(2):38-48.
McInnes JA, Akram M, MacFarlane EM, Keegel T, Sim MR, Smith PM. Association between high ambient temperature and acute work-related injury: a case-crossover analysis using workers' compensation claims data. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2017;43(1):86. doi:10.5271/sjweh.3602.
Blanchette MA, Rivard M, Dionne CE, Hogg-Johnson S, Steenstra I. Association between the type of first healthcare provider and the duration of financial compensation for occupational back pain. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2017;27(3):382-392. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9667-9.
Canizares M, Hogg-Johnson S, Gignac MA, Glazier RH, Badley EM. Changes in the use practitioner-based complementary and alternative medicine over time in Canada: cohort and period effects. PLoS One. 2017;12(5):e0177307. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0177307.
Dimitriadis C, LaMontagne AD, Lilley R, Hogg-Johnson S, Sim M, Smith PM. Cohort profile: workers' compensation in a changing Australian labour market: the return to work (RTW) study. BMJ Open. 2017;7(11):e016366. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016366.
Chambers A, Smith PM, Sim MR. Comparison of two measures of work functioning in a population of claimants with physical and psychological injuries. Quality & Quantity. 2017;51(1):425-434. doi:10.1007/s11135-016-0313-6.
Jetha A, Kernan L, Kurowski A. Conceptualizing the dynamics of workplace stress: a systems-based study of nursing aides. BMC Health Services Research. 2017;17(1):12. doi:10.1186/s12913-016-1955-8.
Salbach NM, O'Brien KK, Brooks D, Irvin E, Martino R, Takhar P, Chan S, Howe JA. Considerations for the selection of time-limited walk tests poststroke: a systematic review of test protocols and measurement properties. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy. 2017;41(1):3. doi:10.1097/NPT.0000000000000159.
Robson LS, Ibrahim S, Hogg-Johnson S, Steenstra I, Van Eerd D, Amick B. Developing leading indicators from OHS management audit data: determining the measurement properties of audit data from the field. Journal of Safety Research. 2017;61:93. doi:10.1016/j.jsr.2017.02.008.
Carnide N, Hogg-Johnson S, Cote P, Irvin E, Van Eerd D, Koehoorn M, Furlan AD. Early prescription opioid use for musculoskeletal disorders and work outcomes: a systematic review of the literature. Clinical Journal of Pain. 2017;33(7):647. doi:10.1097/AJP.0000000000000452.
Black O, Sim MR, Collie A, Smith PM. Early-claim modifiable factors associated with return-to-work self-efficacy among workers injured at work: are there differences between psychological and musculoskeletal injuries?. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2017;59(12):e257-e262. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001172.
Roseboom KJ, van Dongen JM, Tompa E, van Tulder MW, Bosmans JE. Economic evaluations of health technologies in Dutch healthcare decision-making: a qualitative study of the current and potential use, barriers, and facilitators. BMC Health Services Research. 2017;17(1):89. doi:10.1186/s12913-017-1986-9.
Jetha A, Theis KA, Boring MA, Barbour KE. Education and employment participation in young adulthood. What role does arthritis play?. Arthritis Care and Research. 2017;69(10):1582-1589. doi:10.1002/acr.23175.
Kosny A, Santos I, Reid A. Employment in a 'land of opportunity?' immigrants' experiences of racism and discrimination in the Australian workplace. Journal of International Migration and Integration. 2017;18(2):483-497. doi:10.1007/s12134-016-0482-0.