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.
Biswas A, Smith PM, Gignac MA. Access to showers and change rooms at work associated with active commuting among older workers: findings from a national population survey. Journal of Applied Gerontology. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1177/0733464818755313.
Dobson K, Ibrahim S, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Mustard C, Smith PM. Association between psychosocial work conditions and latent alcohol consumption trajectories among men and women over a 16-year period in a national Canadian sample. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 2018;72:113-120. doi:10.1136/jech-2017-209691.
Mazza D, Brijnath B, O'Hare MA, Ruseckaite R, Kosny A, Collie A. Do health service use and return-to-work outcomes differ with GPs' injured-worker caseload?. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10926-018-9765-y .
Scott KA, Liao Q, Fisher GG, Stallones L, DiGuiseppi C, Tompa E. Early labor force exit subsequent to permanently impairing occupational injury or illness among workers 50-64 years of age. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2018;61(4):317-325. doi:10.1002/ajim.22817.
Cullen KL, Irvin E, Collie A, Clay F, Gensby U, Jennings PA, Hogg-Johnson S, Kristman V, Laberge M, McKenzie D, Newnam S, Palagyi A, Ruseckaite R, Sheppard DM, Shourie S, Steenstra I, Van Eerd D, Amick B. Effectiveness of workplace interventions in return-to-work for musculoskeletal, pain-related and mental health conditions: an update of the evidence and messages for practitioners. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;28(1):1–15. doi:10.1007/s10926-016-9690-x.
Besen E, Jetha A, Gaines B. Examining the likelihood of experiencing productivity loss and receiving social security disability income following the onset of chronic disease. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2018;60(1):48-54. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001159.
Kosny A, Newnam S, Collie A. Family matters: compensable injury and the effect on family. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2018;40(8):935-944. doi:10.1080/09638288.2017.1283450.
Dorland HF, Abma FI, Van Zon SKR, Stewart RE, Amick B, Ranchor AV, Roelen CAM, Bultmann U. Fatigue and depressive symptoms improve but remain negatively related to work functioning over 18 months after return to work in cancer patients. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s11764-018-0676-x.
Quinn MM, Smith PM. Gender, work, and health. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxy019.
Padkapayeva K, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Bielecky A, Ibrahim S, Mustard C. Gender/sex differences in the relationship between psychosocial work exposures and work and life stress. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxy014.
Schnitzler L, Kosny A, Lifshen M. Healthcare providers' experience with the management of mental health conditions in the context of Workers' Compensation. Work. 2018;58(3):449-462. doi:10.3233/WOR-182695.
McLeod CB, Reiff E, Maas E, Bultmann U. Identifying return-to-work trajectories using sequence analysis in a cohort of workers with work-related musculoskeletal disorders. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2018;44(2):147-155. doi:10.5271/sjweh.3701.
Biswas A, Smith PM, Alter DA. Is promoting six hours of standing an appropriate public health message?. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1177/2047487318763430.
Biswas A, Smith PM, Gignac MA. Naturally occurring workplace facilities to increase the leisure time physical activity of workers: A propensity-score weighted population study. Preventive Medicine Reports. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2018.03.013.
Becher H, Dollard FM, Smith PM, Li J. Predicting circulatory diseases from psychosocial safety climate: a prospective cohort study from Australia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2018;15(3):415.. doi:10.3390/ijerph15030415 .
Van Eerd D, Ferron EM, D'Elia T, Morgan D, Ziesmann F, Amick B. Process evaluation of a participatory organizational change program to reduce musculoskeletal and slip, trip and fall injuries. Applied Ergonomics. 2018;68:42-53. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2017.10.015.
Collie A, Newnam S, Keleher H, Petersen A, Kosny A, Vogel AP, Thompson J. Recovery within injury compensation schemes: a system mapping study. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1007/s10926-018-9764-z.
Furlan AD, Irvin E, Munhall C, Giraldo-Prieto M, Fullerton L, McMaster R, Danak S, Costante A, Pitzul KB, Bhide RP, Marchenko S, Mahood Q, David JA, Flannery JF, Bayley M. Rehabilitation service models for people with physical and/or mental disability living in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.2340/16501977-2325 .
Carnide N, Hogg-Johnson S, Cote P, Irvin E, Van Eerd D, Koehoorn M, Furlan AD. Response: prescription opioid use and the risk of disability. Clinical Journal of Pain. 2018;34(2):190-191. doi:10.1097/AJP.0000000000000562.
Jetha A, Gignac MA, Bowring J, Tucker S, Connelly CE, Proulx L, Martin Ginis KA. Supporting arthritis and employment across the life course: a qualitative study. Arthritis Care & Research. 2018;[epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1002/acr.23523.
Nolet PS, Kristman VL, Cote P, Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD. The association between a lifetime history of low back injury in a motor vehicle collision and future low back pain: a population-based cohort study. European Spine Journal. 2018;27(1):136-144. doi:10.1007/s00586-017-5090-y .
Jung YL, Tompa E, Longo C, Kalcevich C, Kim J, Song C, Demers P. The economic burden of bladder cancer due to occupational exposure. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2018;60(3):217-225. doi:10.1097/JOM.0000000000001242 .
Black O, Keegel T, Sim MR, Collie A, Smith PM. The effect of self-efficacy on return-to-work outcomes for workers with psychological or upper-body musculoskeletal injuries: a review of the literature. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2018;28(1):16-27. doi:10.1007/s10926-017-9697-y.
Smith PM, Huiting M, Glazier R, Gilbert-Ouimet M, Mustard C. The relationship between occupational standing and sitting and incident heart disease over a 12-year period in Ontario, Canada. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2018;187(1):27–33. doi:10.1093/aje/kwx298.
Gignac MA, Ibrahim S, Smith PM, Kristman V, Beaton DE, Mustard C. The role of sex, gender, health factors, and job context in workplace accommodation use among men and women with arthritis. Annals of Work Exposures and Health. 2018;[Epub ahead of print]. doi:10.1093/annweh/wxx115 .