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.


Gensby U, Van Eerd D, Amick B, Limborg HJ, Dyreborg J. Editorial: Knowledge transfer and exchange through interactive research: a new approach for supporting evidence-informed occupational health and safety (OHS) practice. International Journal of Workplace Health Management. 2023;16(2):137-144. doi:10.1108/IJWHM-06-2023-232.
Makuto N, Kristman VL, Bigelow P, Bedard M. Factors associated with depressive symptoms in long-haul truck drivers. Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives. 2023;21:100851. doi:10.1016/j.trip.2023.100851 .
Irvin E, Tompa E, Johnston H, Padkapayeva K, Mahood Q, Samosh D. Financial incentives to promote employment of persons with disabilities: a scoping review of when and how they work best. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2023;45(21):3595-3609. doi:10.1080/09638288.2022.2133178.
Di Giuseppe G, Pagalan L, Jetha A, Pechlivanoglou P, Pole JD. Financial toxicity among adolescent and young adult cancer survivors: a systematic review of educational attainment, employment, and income. Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology. 2023;183:103914. doi:10.1016/j.critrevonc.2023.103914.
Fisher SL, Bonaccio S, Jetha A, Winkler M, Birch GE, Gignac MA. Guidelines for conducting partnered research in applied psychology: an illustration from disability research in employment contexts. Applied Psychology. 2023;72(4):1367-1391. doi:10.1111/apps.12438.
Jetha A, Tucker L, Shahidi FV, Backman C, Kristman VL, Hazel EM, Perlin L, Proulx L, Chen C, Gignac MA. How does job insecurity and workplace activity limitations relate to rheumatic disease symptom trajectories in young adulthood? A longitudinal study. Arthritis Care & Research. 2023;75(1):14-21. doi:10.1002/acr.24982.
Biswas A, Chen C, Dobson KG , Prince SA, Shahidi FV, Smith PM, Fuller D. Identifying the sociodemographic and work-related factors related to workers' daily physical activity using a decision tree approach. BMC Public Health. 2023;23(1):1853. doi:10.1186/s12889-023-16747-9.
Salazar AP, Bottari C, Lecours S, McDonald M, Gignac MA, Swaine B. Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on community-based brain injury associations across Canada: a cross-sectional survey study. Frontiers in Public Health. 2023;11:1166106. doi:10.3389/fpubh.2023.1166106.
Barraclough ML, Diaz-Martinez JP, Knight A, Bingham K, Su J, Kakvan M, Grajales CM, Tartaglia MC, Ruttan L, Wither J, Choi MY, Bonilla D, Anderson N, Appenzeller S, Parker B, Katz P, Beaton DE. In-person versus virtual administration of the American College of Radiology gold standard cognitive battery in systemic lupus erythematosus: are they interchangeable?. Lupus. 2023;32(6):737-745. doi:10.1177/09612033231168477.
Louie P, Wu C, Shahidi FV, Siddiqi A. Inflation hardship, gender, and mental health. SSM - Population Health. 2023;23:101452. doi:10.1016/j.ssmph.2023.101452.
Portt AE, Orchard C, Chen H, Ge E, Lay C, Smith PM. Migraine and air pollution: a systematic review. Headache. 2023;63(9):1203-1219. doi:10.1111/head.14632.
Bondebjerg A, Filges T, Pejtersen JH, Kildemoes MW, Burr H, Hasle P , Tompa E, Bengtsen E. Occupational health and safety regulatory interventions to improve the work environment: an evidence and gap map of effectiveness studies. Campbell Systematic Reviews. 2023;19(4):e1371. doi:10.1002/cl2.1371.
Amberson T, Graves JM, Sears JM. Overview of occupational injuries among registered nurses in Washington State, 2007 to 2019. Workplace Health & Safety. 2023;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1177/21650799231214235.
Buchman DZ, Lo S, Ding P, Dosani N, Fazelzad R, Furlan AD, Isenberg SR, Spithoff S, Tedesco A, Zimmermann C, Lau J. Palliative care for people who use drugs during communicable disease epidemics and pandemics: a scoping review on access, policies, and programs and guidelines. Palliative Medicine. 2023;37(4):426-443. doi:10.1177/02692163221143153.
O'Connor AW, Wong ES, Nelson KM, Sears JM, Helfrich CD. Patient enrollment growth and burnout in primary care at the veterans health administration. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2023;38(7):1689-1696. doi:10.1007/s11606-023-08034-5.
Cashin AG, Wand BM, O'Connell NE, Lee H, Rizzo RR, Bagg MK, O’Hagan E, Maher CG, Furlan AD. Pharmacological treatments for low back pain in adults: an overview of Cochrane Reviews. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2023;4(4):CD013815. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD013815.pub2.
Jones AM, Koehoorn M, Bultmann U, McLeod CB. Pre-existing anxiety and depression disorders and return to work after musculoskeletal strain or sprain: a phased-based approach. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2023;33(1):83-92. doi:10.1007/s10926-022-10047-6.