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.


Solway S, Beaton DE. Review of the DASH outcome measure. In: Finch E, Brooks D, Stratford P, Mayo N, editors. Physical rehabilitation outcome measures. A guide to enhanced clinical decision making.
Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD, Cote P. Saskatchewan Health and Back Pain Survey: the prevalence and factors associated with depressive symptomatology in Saskatchewan adults. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2002;91(6):459-464.
Rhodes AE, Lin E, Mustard C. Self-reported use of mental health services versus administrative records: should we care?. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research. 2002;11(3):125-133. doi:10.1002/mpr.130.
Cole DC, Manno M, Beaton DE, Swift M. Transitions in self-reported musculoskeletal pain and interference with activities among newspaper workers. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2002;12(3):163-174.
Ammendolia C, Bombardier C, Hogg-Johnson S, Glazier RH. Views on radiography use for patients with acute low back pain among chiropractors in an Ontario community. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 2002;25(8):511-520. doi:10.1067/mmt.2002.127075.


Beaton DE, Tarasuk V, Katz JN, Wright JG, Bombardier C. 'Are you better?' A qualitative study of the meaning of recovery. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2001;45(3):270-279. doi:10.1002/1529-0131(200106)45:3<270::AID-ART260>3.0.CO;2-T.
Cote P, Hogg-Johnson S, Cassidy JD, Carroll LJ, Frank JW. Association between neck pain intensity, physical functioning, depressive symptomatology and time-to-claim-closure after whiplash. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2001;54(3):275-286.
Lavis JN, Farrant MS, Stoddart GL. Barriers to employment-related healthy public policy in Canada. Health Promotion International. 2001;16(1):42998.
Kerr MS, Frank JW, Shannon HS, Norman RW, Wells R, Neumann WP, Bombardier C. Biomechanical and psychosocial risk factors for low back pain at work. American Journal of Public Health. 2001;91(7):1069-1075.
Lavis JN, Keenan SP. Bringing health services research to (and from) critical care. Journal of Critical Care. 2001;16(4):127-132. doi:10.1053/jcrc.2001.30959.
Shannon HS, Woodward CA, Cunningham CE, McIntosh J, Lendrum B, Brown JA, Rosenbloom D. Changes in general health and musculoskeletal outcomes in the workforce of a hospital undergoing rapid change: a longitudinal study. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. 2001;6(1):42808. doi:10.1037//1076-8998.6.1.3.
Cote P, Clarke J, Deguire S, Frank JW, Yassi A. Chiropractors and return-to-work: the experiences of three Canadian focus groups. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 2001;24(5):309-316. doi:10.1067/mmt.2001.115267.
Ostry A, Marion SA, Demers P, Hershler R, Kelly S, Teschke K, Mustard C, Hertzman C. Comparison of expert-rater methods for assessing psychosocial job strain. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 2001;27(1):70-75.
Marx RG, Hogg-Johnson S, Hudak PL, Beaton DE, Shields SA, Bombardier C, Wright JG. Comparison of patients' responses about their disability with and without attribution to their affected area. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2001;54(6):580-586.
Shannon HS, Robson LS, Sale JEM. Creating safer and healthier workplaces: role of organizational factors and job characteristics. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2001;40:319-334. doi:10.1002/ajim.1106.
Furlan AD, Clarke J, Esmail R, Sinclair S, Irvin E, Bombardier C. Critical review of reviews on the treatment of chronic low back pain. Spine. 2001;26(7):E155-E162.
Beaton DE, Davis AM, Hudak PL, McConnell S. DASH (disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand) outcome measure: what do we know about it now?. British Journal of Hand Therapy. 2001;6(4):109-118.
Krause N, Frank JW, Dasinger LK, Sullivan TJ, Sinclair S. Determinants of duration of disability and return-to-work after work-related injury and illness: challenges for future research. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2001;40(4):464-484. doi:10.1002/ajim.1116.
Ostry A, Hershler R, Kelly S, Demers P, Teschke K, Hertzman C. Effects of de-industrialization on unemployment, re-employment, and work conditions in a manufacturing workforce. BMC Public Health. 2001;1:. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-1-15.
Swift M, Cole DC, Beaton DE, Manno M. Health care utilization and workplace interventions for neck and upper limb problems among newspaper workers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2001;43(3):265-275.
Kraut A, Walld R, Tate R, Mustard C. Impact of diabetes on employment and income in Manitoba, Canada. Diabetes Care. 2001;24(1):64-68. doi:10.2337/diacare.24.1.64.