Affiliation: Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare
- Preventing disability from occupational musculoskeletal injuries in an urban, acute and tertiary care hospital: results from a prevention and early active return-to-work safely programPhilip Mark Davis
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare, 301 1195 West Broadway, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3X5, Canada
J Occup Environ Med 46:1253-62. 2004..Healthcare workers are at high risk for musculoskeletal injuries. A program was developed to decrease the incidence of musculoskeletal injuries and the duration of associated time loss...
- Evaluation of a comprehensive integrated workplace-based program to reduce occupational musculoskeletal injury and its associated morbidity in a large hospitalMaziar Badii
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare OHSAH, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 301 1195 West Broadway, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
J Occup Environ Med 48:1159-65. 2006..The objective of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of an integrated workplace-based program to reduce musculoskeletal injuries (MSIs) and the impact of those injuries in healthcare workers...
- Worker satisfaction with a workplace injury prevention and return-to-work program in a large Canadian hospital: the importance of an integrated approachVeronic Ouellette
Institute of Health Promotion Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Work 28:175-81. 2007..However, it only attracted 39% of workers who reported injuries. This triggered a study of utilization and satisfaction with PEARS to determine areas to further enhance the program...
- Comparison of lifts versus tape measure in determining leg length discrepancyMaziar Badii
From the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, and the Department of Radiology, and the Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia UBC Pacific Arthritis Center, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada M Badii, MD, MHSC, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, UBC A N Wade, BSc Candidate, Research Associate, Pacific Arthritis Center D R Collins, MD, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, UBC S Nicolaou, Department of Radiology, UBC B J Kobza, MPT, Physiotherapy, Pacific Arthritis Center J A Kopec, MD, PhD, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, UBC
J Rheumatol 41:1689-94. 2014..To evaluate the validity (accuracy) and reliability of 2 commonly used clinical methods, 1 indirect (lifts) and 1 direct (tape measure), for assessment of leg length discrepancy (LLD) in comparison to radiograph...
- Computerized adaptive testing in back pain: validation of the CAT-5D-QOLJacek A Kopec
Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1384-90. 2008..We have conducted an outcome instrument validation study...
- Attitudes towards fibromyalgia: a survey of Canadian chiropractic, naturopathic, physical therapy and occupational therapy studentsJason W Busse
Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
BMC Complement Altern Med 8:24. 2008....