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.


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.
Tunis SR, Maxwell LJ, Graham ID, Shea B, Beaton DE, Bingham CO, Brooks PM, Conaghan PG, D'Agostino MA, de Wit MP, Gossec L, March L, Simon LS, Singh JA, Strand V, Wells GA, Tugwell P. Engaging stakeholders and promoting uptake of OMERACT core outcome instrument sets. Journal of Rheumatology. 2017;44(10):1551-1559. doi:10.3899/jrheum.161273.
Bunzli S, Singh N, Mazza D, Collie A, Kosny A, Ruseckaite R, Brijnath B. Fear of (re)injury and return to work following compensable injury: qualitative insights from key stakeholders in Victoria, Australia. BMC Public Health. 2017;17(1):313. doi:10.1186/s12889-017-4226-7.
Amick B, Lee H, Hogg-Johnson S, Katz JN, Brouwer S, Franche RL, Bultmann U. How do organizational policies and practices affect return to work and work role functioning following a musculoskeletal injury?. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2017;27(3):393-404. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9668-8.
Tavares P, Landsman V, Wiltshire L. Intra-examiner reliability of measurements of ankle range of motion using a modified inclinometer: a pilot study. Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association. 2017;61(2):121-127.
Padkapayeva K, Chen C, Bielecky A, Ibrahim S, Mustard C, Beaton DE, Smith PM. Male-female differences in work activity limitations: examining the relative contribution of chronic conditions and occupational characteristics. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2017;59(1):6. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000000906.
Marin TJ, Van Eerd D, Irvin E, Couban R, Koes BW, Malmivaara A, van Tulder MW, Kamper SJ. Multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation for subacute low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2017;6:CD002193. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD002193.pub2.
Furlan AD, Williamson OD. New Canadian guidance on opioid use for chronic pain: necessary but not sufficient. CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne. 2017;189(18):E650. doi:10.1503/cmaj.170431.
Corp N, Jordan JL, Hayden JA, Irvin E, Parker R, Smith A, Van Der Windt DA. Protocol: a systematic review of studies developing and/or evaluating search strategies to identify prognosis studies. Systematic Reviews. 2017;6:88. doi:10.1186/s13643-017-0482-y.
Milani D, Alexandre NM, Campos JA, Hogg-Johnson S. Psychometric properties of the obstacles to return-to-work questionnaire in a Brazilian context. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2017;27(4):530-546. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9684-8.
Cassidy JD, Boyle E, Cote P, Hogg-Johnson S, Bondy SJ, Haldeman S. Risk of carotid stroke after chiropractic care: a population-based case-crossover study. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 2017;26(4):842. doi:10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2016.10.031.
Wong IS, Breslin FC. Risk of work injury among adolescent students from single and partnered parent families. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2017;60(3):285. doi:10.1002/ajim.22684.
MacEachen E, Du B, Bartel E, Ekberg K, Tompa E, Kosny A, Petricone I, Stapleton J. Scoping review of work disability policies and programs. International Journal of Disability Management. 2017;12(0):1. doi:10.1017/idm.2017.1.
Leao ALM, Barbosa-Branco A, Turchi MD, Steenstra I, Cole DC. Sickness absence among municipal workers in a Brazilian municipality: a secondary data analysis. BMC Research Notes. 2017;10(1):773. doi:10.1186/s13104-017-3116-5 .
Kristman VL, Shaw W, Reguly P, Williams-Whitt K, Soklaridis S, Loisel P. Supervisor and organizational factors associated with supervisor support of job accommodations for low back injured workers. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2017;27(1):115-127. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9638-1.
McGuire C, Kristman VL, Shaw W, Loisel P, Reguly P, Williams-Whitt K, Soklaridis S. Supervisors' perceptions of organizational policies are associated with their likelihood to accommodate back-injured workers. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2017;39(4):346-353. doi:10.3109/09638288.2016.1141245.
Steenstra I, Munhall C, Irvin E, Oranye N, Passmore S, Van Eerd D, Mahood Q, Hogg-Johnson S. Systematic review of prognostic factors for return to work in workers with sub acute and chronic low back pain. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2017;27(3):369. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9666-x.