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.


Rotondi NK, Beaton DE, Sujic R, Bogoch E, Inrig T, Linton D, Weldon J, Jain R, Sale JEM. Factors associated with screening positive for high falls risk in fragility fracture patients: a cross-sectional study. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 2020;21(1):372. doi:10.1186/s12891-020-03410-2.
Sale JEM, Frankel L, Bogoch E, Gignac MA, Hawker G, Elliot-Gibson V, Jain R, Funnell L. Few fragility fracture patients perceive that their bone health is affected by their comorbidities and medications. Osteoporosis International. 2020;31(10):2047-2055. doi:10.1007/s00198-020-05409-w.
Mitchell MS, Orstad SL, Biswas A, Oh PI, Jay M, Pakosh MT, Faulkner GE. Financial incentives for physical activity in adults: systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of Sports Medicine. 2020;54:1259-1268. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2019-100633.
Zhao J, Salemohamed N, Stinson J, Carlin L, Seto E, Webster F, Furlan AD. Health care providers' experiences and perceptions participating in a chronic pain telementoring education program: a qualitative study. Canadian Journal of Pain. 2020;4(1):111-121. doi:10.1080/24740527.2020.1749003.
Allen MJ, Sproule BA, Macdougall P, Furlan AD, Murphy L, Borg Debono V, Buckley N. Identifying appropriate outcomes to help evaluate the impact of the Canadian Guideline for Safe and Effective Use of Opioids for Non-Cancer Pain. BMC Anesthesiology. 2020;20(1):6. doi:10.1186/s12871-020-0930-4.
Banta-Green CJ, Williams JR, Sears JM, Floyd AS, Tsui JI, Hoeft TJ. Impact of a jail-based treatment decision-making intervention on post-release initiation of medications for opioid use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2020;207:107799. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.107799.
Leece P, Shantharam Y, Hassam S, Buchman DZ, Hamilton M, Persaud N, Kahan M, Spithoff S, Srivastava A, Sproule BA, Carlin L, Furlan AD. Improving opioid guideline adherence: evaluation of a multifaceted, theory-informed pilot intervention for family physicians. BMJ Open. 2020;10(1):e032167. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032167.
McAllister A, Bodin T, Bronnum-Hansen H, Harber-Aschan L, Barr B, Bentley L, Liao Q, Koitzsch Jensen N, Andersen I, Chen WH, Thielen K, Mustard C, Diderichsen F, Whitehead M, Burstrom B. Inequalities in extending working lives beyond age 60 in Canada, Denmark, Sweden and England: by gender, level of education and health. PLoS ONE. 2020;15(8):e0234900. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0234900.
Bultmann U, Arends I, Veldman K, McLeod CB, Van Zon SKR, Amick B. Investigating young adults' mental health and early working life trajectories from a life course perspective: the role of transitions. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. 2020;74(2):179-181. doi:10.1136/jech-2019-213245.
Trudel X, Brisson C, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Vezina M, Talbot D, Milot A. Long working hours and the prevalence of masked and sustained hypertension. Hypertension. 2020;75(2):532-538. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.12926.
Smith PM, Cawley C, Williams AM, Mustard C. Male/female differences in the impact of caring for elderly relatives on labor market attachment and hours of work: 1997-2015. The Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. 2020;75(3):694-704. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbz026.
Quinn EK, Harper A, Rydz E, Smith PM, Koehoorn M W, Peters CE. Men and women at work in Canada, 1991-2016. Labour & Industry. 2020;30(4):401-412. doi:10.1080/10301763.2021.1872841.
Gignac MA, Irvin E, Cullen KL, Van Eerd D, Beaton DE, Mahood Q, McLeod CB, Backman CL. Men and women's occupational activities and the risk of developing osteoarthritis of the knee, hip, or hands: a systematic review and recommendations for future research. Arthritis Care and Research. 2020;72(3):378-396. doi:10.1002/acr.23855.
Sujic R, Luo J, Beaton DE, Bogoch ER, Sale JEM, Jaglal SB, Jain R, Mamdani M. Multiple simultaneous fractures are associated with higher all-cause mortality: results from a province-wide fracture liaison service. Osteoporosis International. 2020;31(2):291-296. doi:10.1007/s00198-019-05207-z.
Reid-Musson E, MacEachen E, Bartel E, Saunders R, Meyer SB, Bigelow P. Occupational safety and the city: licensing regulation and deregulation in the taxi sector. Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations. 2020;75(1):101-122.
Fulton-Kehoe D, Lofy KH, Le V, Sterling R, Sears JM, Franklin G. Opioid-prescribing metrics in Washington state: trends and challenges. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2020;26(3):214-221. doi:10.1097/PHH.0000000000001149.
Bechard LE, Beaton DE, McGilton KS, Tartaglia MC, Black SE. Physical activity perceptions, experiences, and beliefs of older adults with mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer's disease and their care partners. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 2020;45(11):1216-1224. doi:10.1139/apnm-2019-0730.
Sears JM, Hogg-Johnson S, Sterling RA, Fulton-Kehoe D, Franklin GM. Prescription opioid overdose and adverse effect hospitalisations among injured workers in eight states (2010-2014). Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2020;77(7):439-445. doi:10.1136/oemed-2020-106472.
Robson LS, Lee H, Amick B, Landsman V, Smith PM, Mustard C. Preventing fall-from-height injuries in construction: effectiveness of a regulatory training standard. Journal of Safety Research. 2020;74:271-278. doi:10.1016/j.jsr.2020.06.007.
Gerasimaviciute V, Bultmann U, Diamond PM, Tullar J, Delclos GL, Gimeno D, Amick B. Reciprocal associations between depression, anxiety and work-related injury. Injury Prevention. 2020;26(6):529-535. doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2019-043403.
Kosny A, Yanar B, Begum M, Al-khooly D, Premji S, Lay M, Smith PM. Safe employment integration of recent immigrants and refugees. Journal of International Migration and Integration. 2020;21(3):807-827. doi:10.1007/s12134-019-00685-w.
Furlan AD, Díaz S, CarolA, Macdougall P, Allen M. Self-reported practices in opioid management of chronic noncancer pain: an updated survey of Canadian family physicians. Journal of Clinical Medicine. 2020;9(10):E3304. doi:10.3390/jcm9103304.