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.


Cohen JE, Goel V, Frank JW, Gibson ES. Predicting risk of back injuries, work absenteeism, and chronic disability. The shortcomings of preplacement screening. Journal of Occupational Medicine. 1994;36(10):1093-1099.


Guillemin F, Bombardier C, Beaton DE. Cross-cultural adaptation of health-related quality of life measures: literature review and proposed guidelines. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 1993;46(12):1417-1432.


Verstappen SM, Lacaille D, Boonen A, Escorpizo R, Hofstetter C, Bosworth A, Leong A, Leggett S, Gignac MA, Wallman JK, Ter Wee MM, Berghea F, Agaliotis M, Tugwell P, Beaton DE. Considerations for evaluating and recommending worker productivity outcome measures: an update from the OMERACT worker productivity group. Journal of Rheumatology. ;46(10):1401-1405. doi:10.3899/jrheum.181201.