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.
Lau J, Mazzotta P, Whelan C, Abdelaal M, Clarke H, Furlan AD, Smith A, Husain A, Fainsinger R, Hui D, Sunderji N, Zimmermann C. Opioid safety recommendations in adult palliative medicine: a North American Delphi expert consensus. BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care. 2022;12(1):81-90. doi:10.1136/bmjspcare-2021-003178.
Murphy L, Leblanc K, Badr S, Ching E, Mao L, Steenhof N, Steenhof N, Hamandi B, Rubin B, Seto A, Furlan AD. Opioid utilization and management in the setting of stewardship during inpatient rehab care. Drug, Healthcare and Patient Safety. 2022;14:161-170. doi:10.2147/DHPS.S360832.
Mawani FN, O'Campo P, Smith PM. Opportunity costs: underemployment and mental health inequities between immigrant and Canadian-born labour force participants: a cross-sectional study. Journal of International Migration and Integration. 2022;23:1443–1470. doi:10.1007/s12134-021-00896-0.
O'Connor AW, Sears JM, Fulton-Kehoe D. Overdose and substance-related mortality after release from prison in Washington State: 2014-2019. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2022;241:109655. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2022.109655.
Gallagher E, Alvarez E, Jin L, Guenter D, Hatcher L, Furlan AD. Patient contracts for chronic medical conditions: scoping review. Canadian Family Physician. 2022;68(5):e169-e177. doi:10.46747/cfp.6805e169.
Smith PM, Oudyk J, Cedillo L, Inouye K, Potter G, Mustard C. Perceived adequacy of infection control practices and symptoms of anxiety among in-person elementary school educators in Ontario. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2022;64(11):e763-e768. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000002693.
Sale JEM, Gignac MA, Frankel L, Thielke S, Bogoch E, Elliot-Gibson V, Hawker G, Funnell L. Perspectives of patients with depression and chronic pain about bone health after a fragility fracture: a qualitative study. Health Expectations. 2022;25(1):177-190. doi:10.1111/hex.13361.
Lynaes C, Lynaes M, Simon LS, Tugwell P, D'Agostino MA, Strand V, Juhl CB, Nielsen SM, De Witt M, Beaton DE. Physicians' vs patients' global assessments of disease activity in rheumatology and musculoskeletal trials: a meta-research project with focus on reasons for discrepancies. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2022;56:152074. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2022.152074.
Pope J, Hall S, Bombardier C, Haraoui B, Jones G, Naik L, Etzel CJ, Ramey DR, Infante R. Post-switch effectiveness of etanercept biosimilar versus continued etanercept in rheumatoid arthritis patients with stable disease: a prospective multinational observational study. Advances in Therapy. 2022;39(11):5259-5273. doi:10.1007/s12325-022-02303-1.
Pinto AD, Hapsari AP, Ho J, Meaney C, Avery L, Hassen N, Jetha A, Lay AM, Rotondi M, Zuberi D. Precarious work among personal support workers in the Greater Toronto Area: a respondent-driven sampling study. CMAJ Open. 2022;10(2):E527-E538. doi:10.9778/cmajo.20210338.
Furlan AD, Harbin S, Vieira FF, Irvin E, Severin C, Nowrouzi-Kia B, Tiong M, Adisesh A. Primary care physicians' learning needs in returning ill or injured workers to work. A scoping review. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2022;32(4):591-619. doi:10.1007/s10926-022-10043-w.
Ross LE, Kinitz DJ, Kia H. Pronouns are a public health issue. American Journal of Public Health. 2022;112(3):360-362. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2021.306678.
Bondebjerg A, Filges T, Pejtersen JH, Viinholt BCA, Burr H, Hasle P , Tompa E, Birkefoss K, Bengtsen E. Protocol:: occupational health and safety regulatory interventions to improve the work environment: an evidence and gap map of effectiveness studies. Campbell Systematic Reviews. 2022;18(2)::e1231. doi:10.1002/cl2.1231.
Punnett L. Response to NIOSH request for information on interventions to prevent work-related stress and support health worker mental health. New Solutions. 2022;32(3):223-229. doi:10.1177/10482911221126271.
Gewurtz RE, Harlos K, Tompa E, Oldfield M, Lysaght R, Moll S, Kirsh B, Sultan-Taieb H, Cook K, Rueda S. Retaining and supporting employees with mental illness through inclusive organizations: lessons from five Canadian case studies. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. 2022;41(3):435-453. doi:10.1108/EDI-06-2020-0174.
Sharpe K, Afshar T, St-Hilaire F, McLeod CB. Return-to-work after work-related injury in the construction sector: a scoping review. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2022;32(4):664-684. doi:10.1007/s10926-022-10028-9.
Jetha A, Tucker L, Backman C, Kristman VL, Bowring J, Hazel EM, Perlin L, Proulx L, Chen C, Gignac MA. Rheumatic disease disclosure at the early career phase and its impact on the relationship between workplace supports and presenteeism. Arthritis Care & Research. 2022;74(10):1751-1760. doi:10.1002/acr.24620.
Du BB, Rezvani S, Bigelow P, Nowrouzi-Kia B, Boscart VM, Yung M, Yazdani A. Synthesis of evidence to support EMS personnel's mental health during disease outbreaks: a scoping review. Safety and Health at Work. 2022;13(4):379-386. doi:10.1016/j.shaw.2022.08.006.
Havaei F, Tang X, Smith PM, Boamah SA, Frankfurter C. The association between mental health symptoms and quality and safety of patient care before and during COVID-19 among Canadian nurses. Healthcare. 2022;10(2):314. doi:10.3390/healthcare10020314.
Banta-Green CJ, Owens MD, Williams JR, Sears JM, Floyd AS, Williams-Gilbert W, Kingston S. The community-based medication-first program for opioid use disorder: a hybrid implementation study protocol of a rapid access to buprenorphine program in Washington State. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice. 2022;17(1):34. doi:10.1186/s13722-022-00315-4.
Smith PM, Oudyk J, Cedillo L, Inouye K, Potter G, Mustard C. The psychosocial work environment among educators during the COVID-19 pandemic. Occupational Medicine. 2022;72(7):439-445. doi:10.1093/occmed/kqac050.
Padkapayeva K, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Mustard C, Glazier RH, Smith PM. The relationship between overqualification and incident diabetes: a 14-year follow-up study. Psychosomatic Medicine. 2022;84(6):719-726. doi:10.1097/PSY.0000000000001087.
Morassaei S, Irvin E, Smith PM, Wilson K, Ghahari S. The role of immigrant admission classes on the health and well-being of immigrants and refugees in Canada: a scoping review. Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health. 2022;24(4):1045-1060. doi:10.1007/s10903-022-01352-6.
Huang YH, Sears JM, He Y, Courtney TK, Rega E, Kelly A. The utility of a safety climate scale among workers with a work-related permanent impairment who have returned to work. Work. 2022;73(3):927-936. doi:10.3233/WOR-205285.
Maxwell J, Friedland J, Kirsh B, Beaton DE. The value filter: a novel framework for psychosocial adjustment to traumatic upper extremity amputation. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2022;32(1):87-95. doi:10.1007/s10926-021-09976-5.