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.


Mustard C, Orchard C, Dobson KG , Carnide N, Smith PM. An observational study of pain severity, cannabis use, and benefit expenditures in work disability. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2024;115(1):157-167. doi:10.17269/s41997-023-00821-1.
Correia I, Meziat-Filho N, Furlan AD, Saragiotto B, Reis FJJ. Are we missing the opioid consumption in low- and middle-income countries?. Scandinavian Journal of Pain. 2024;24(1):. doi:10.1515/sjpain-2023-0086.
Queiroga F, Cembalo SM, Epstein J, Maxwell L, Buttel T, Copenhaver C, Cross M, Hunter D, King L, Callahan L, March L, Beaton DE. Assessing domain match and feasibility of candidate instruments matching with OMERACT endorsed domains to measure flare in knee and hip osteoarthritis. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;65:152371. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2024.152371.
Quinn TD, Lane A, Pettee Gabriel K, Sternfeld B, Jacobs Jr DR, Smith PM. Associations between occupational physical activity and left ventricular structure and function over 25 years in CARDIA. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. . 2024;31(4):425-433. doi:10.1093/eurjpc/zwad349.
Hunt C, MacKenzie H, Dosaj A, Zych J, Tartaglia C, Bayley M, Wilcock R, Zabjek K, Burke M, Kristman VL. CONNECTing concussion care with research across Ontario. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2024;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1017/cjn.2023.326.
Lyne SA, Yip K, Vasiliou VS, Katz DA, Richards P, Tieu J, Black RJ, Bridgewater S, Palmowski A, Beaton DE. Consensus of the definitions of the OMERACT glucocorticoid impact core domain set for people with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;64:152338. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2023.152338.
Decary S, de Wit M, Naye F, Barton JL, Fraenkel L, Li LC, Brooks P, Stacey D, Maxwell LJ, Campbell W, Hofstetter C, Voshaar M, Meara A, Christensen R, Boonen A, Suarez-Almazor ME, Meade T, March L, Jull JE, Alten R, Morgan EM, Stewart Hazlewood G, Barber CEH, Guillemin F, El-Miedany Y, Mittoo S, Robertson TW, Bartlett SJ, Singh JA, Mannion M, Nasef SI, Boel A, Adebajo A, Arnaud L, Gill TK, Moholt E, Burt J, Jayatilleke A, Hmamouchi I, Berthelsen DB, Blanco FJ, Mather K, Maharaj A, Sharma S, Caso F, Beaton DE. Consensus on the definitions and descriptions of the domains of the OMERACT Core Outcome Set for shared decision making interventions in rheumatology trials. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;65:152381. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2024.152381.
Ponzano M, Buren R, Adams NT, Jun J, Jetha A, Mack DE, Martin KA. Effect of exercise on mental health and health-related quality of life in adults with spinal cord injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2024;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2024.02.737.
Robson LS, Landsman V, Smith PM, Mustard C. Evaluation of the Ontario mandatory working-at-heights training requirement in construction, 2012 - 2019. American Journal of Public Health. 2024;114(1):38-41. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2023.307440.
Martin Ginis KA, Sinden AR, Bonaccio S, Labbe D, Guertin C, Gellatly IR, Koch L, Ben Mortenson W, Routhier F, Basham CA, Jetha A. Experiential aspects of participation in employment and mobility for adults with physical disabilities: testing cross-sectional models of contextual influences and well-being outcomes. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2024;105(2):303-313. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2023.08.004.
Engel L, Ewesesan R, Arowolo I, Latulipe C, Karpa J, Khan MN. Financial capability and financial well-being challenges and vulnerabilities of adults living with acquired brain injury: a pilot survey. Archives of Rehabilitation Research and Clinical Translation. 2024;6(1):100324. doi:10.1016/j.arrct.2024.100324.
Salsi S, Ariano E, Casey J, Loewen M, Engel L. Financial capability interventions used for specific diagnoses related to functional impairment: a scoping review. American Journal of Occupational Therapy. 2024;78(1):7801205060. doi:10.5014/ajot.2024.050254.
Jetha A, Navaratnerajah L, Kondratowski S, Parmassar M, Tucker LB, Gignac MA. Impact of employment and income support interventions on the health of young adults with episodic disability: findings from a systematic review. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2024;50(2):122-128. 10.5271/sjweh.4133.
Gould WA, Kinitz DJ, Shahidi FV, MacEachen E, Mitchell C, Venturi DC, Ross LE. Improving LGBT labor market outcomes through laws, workplace policies, and support programs: a scoping review. Sexuality Research and Social Policy. 2024;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s13178-023-00918-9.
Shea B, Pardo JP, Grosskleg S, Beaton DE, Conaghan P, Goettsch W. Increasing uptake through collaboration in the development of core outcome sets: lessons learned at OMERACT 2023. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;66:152438. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2024.152438.
Carnide N, Feng G, Song C, Demers PA, Macleod JS, Sritharan J. Occupational patterns of opioid-related harms comparing a cohort of formerly injured workers to the general population in Ontario, Canada. Canadian Journal of Public Health. 2024;epub ahead of print. doi:10.17269/s41997-024-00882-w.
Naye F, Toupin-April K, de Wit M, LeBlanc A, Dubois O, Boonen A, Barton JL, Fraenkel L, Li LC, Stacey D, March L, Barber CEH, Hazlewood GS, Guillemin F, Bartlett SJ, Berthelsen DB, Mather K, Arnaud L, Akpabio A, Adebajo A, Schultz G, Sloan VS, Gill TK, Sharma S, Scholte-Voshaar M, Caso F, Nikiphorou E, Nasef SI, Campbell W, Meara A, Christensen R, Suarez-Almazor ME, Jull JE, Alten R, Morgan EM, El-Miedany Y, Singh JA, Burt J, Jayatilleke A, Hmamouchi I, Blanco FJ, Fernandez AP, Mackie S, Jones A, Strand V, Monti S, Stones SR, Lee RR, Nielsen SM, Evans V, Srinivasalu H, Gerard T, Demers JL, Bouchard R, Stefan T, Dugas M, Bergeron F, Beaton DE. OMERACT Core outcome measurement set for shared decision making in rheumatic and musculoskeletal conditions: a scoping review to identify candidate instruments. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;65:152344. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2023.152344.
Hofstetter C, Grosskleg S, Hamilton CB, Hoens AM, Shea B, Tugwell P, Beaton DE. Patient research partner engagement in OMERACT: enhancing engagement through the implementation of patient engagement in research tools. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;67:152447. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2024.152447.
Kinitz DJ, Shahidi FV, Kia H, MacKinnon K, MacEachen E, Gesink D. Precarious employment: a neglected issue among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender workers. Sexuality Research and Social Policy. 2024;epub ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s13178-024-00950-3.
DeSouza A, Wang D, Wong JJ, Furlan AD, Hogg-Johnson S, Macedo L. Prevalence of unmet rehabilitation needs among Canadians living with long-term conditions or disabilities during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2024;105(2):268-279. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2023.07.010.
Saygin D, DiRenzo D, Raaphorst J, de Groot I, Bingham CO, Lundberg IE, Regardt M, Sarver C, de Visser M, Maxwell LJ, Beaton DE. Responsiveness and meaningful thresholds of PROMIS pain interference, fatigue, and physical function forms in adults with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies: report from the OMERACT Myositis Working Group. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2024;64:152339. doi:10.1016/j.semarthrit.2023.152339 .