M Feuerstein

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the U.S. National Occupational Research Agenda: research on cancer survivorship and musculoskeletal disorders and work disability
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:1-5. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint From confounders to suspected risk factors: psychosocial factors and work-related upper extremity disorders
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Georgetown University Medical Center, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 14:171-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Development of a short form of the Workstyle measure
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:94-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Work productivity in brain tumor survivors
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:803-11. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Prevention and management of work disability in Asia Pacific: challenges and opportunities
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology and Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 21:S5-14. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Innovative applications of epidemiology, evidenced based interventions and economic analyses of office related upper extremity disorders
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:263-4. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Job stress management and ergonomic intervention for work-related upper extremity symptoms
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Appl Ergon 35:565-74. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer survivorship and work
    Michael Feuerstein
    Departments of Medical and Clinical Psychology and Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:1-2. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of work-related upper extremity disorders: recommendations from the Annapolis conference
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:401-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Workstyle: development of a measure of response to work in those with upper extremity pain
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:87-104. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the U.S. National Occupational Research Agenda: research on cancer survivorship and musculoskeletal disorders and work disability
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:1-5. 2006
    ..We presented these areas of research needs for the coming decade at the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) town hall meeting. The following is our testimony given on December 5, 2005 in College Park, Maryland...
  2. ncbi request reprint From confounders to suspected risk factors: psychosocial factors and work-related upper extremity disorders
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Georgetown University Medical Center, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 14:171-8. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, early findings suggest workstyle may be a potential focus of WRUED prevention efforts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Development of a short form of the Workstyle measure
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 56:94-9. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Work productivity in brain tumor survivors
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 49:803-11. 2007
    ..To determine the association of symptom burden to work limitation among working survivors of malignant brain tumors...
  5. doi request reprint Prevention and management of work disability in Asia Pacific: challenges and opportunities
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology and Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 21:S5-14. 2011
    ..The economic growth in Asia Pacific brings with it challenges and opportunities in many areas of work and health. As economies grow and work demands increase so do accidents, injures and work disability...
  6. ncbi request reprint Innovative applications of epidemiology, evidenced based interventions and economic analyses of office related upper extremity disorders
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:263-4. 2006
    ..Practical considerations for generating new approaches and their implementation were also discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Job stress management and ergonomic intervention for work-related upper extremity symptoms
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Appl Ergon 35:565-74. 2004
    ..Findings indicate that the additional two-session job stress management component did not significantly enhance the short- or long-term improvements brought about by the ergonomic intervention alone...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer survivorship and work
    Michael Feuerstein
    Departments of Medical and Clinical Psychology and Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:1-2. 2005
    ..This brief paper emphasizes that much of the knowledge and skills in the area of musculoskeletal disorders and work disability can be brought to bear on understanding and then intervening in the area cancer survivorship and work...
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of work-related upper extremity disorders: recommendations from the Annapolis conference
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:401-9. 2006
    ..The field has yet to create truly effective and efficient interventions for these problems that are based on current epidemiological and clinical knowledge...
  10. ncbi request reprint Workstyle: development of a measure of response to work in those with upper extremity pain
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:87-104. 2005
    ..This measure can be used in future studies on the interaction of psychosocial and ergonomic factors in the exacerbation of upper extremity pain and functional limitation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Introduction: the world challenge of work disability
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:451-2. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint How do job stress and ergonomic factors impact clinic visits in acute low back pain? A prospective study
    Michael Feuerstein
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:607-14. 2006
    ..We sought to identify whether ergonomic factors, job stress, health behavior, and emotional distress are prospectively related to return visits for acute back pain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practice for acute low back pain in primary care: patient outcomes and cost of care
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Pain 124:140-9. 2006
    ..44 [95% CI=1.29-1.60]. Higher levels of adherent care which included efforts to address both ergonomic and psychosocial factors in the course of acute back pain were related to better clinical outcomes and lower costs...
  14. ncbi request reprint National trends in nonoperative care for nonspecific back pain
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Spine J 4:56-63. 2004
    ..Few empirical data are available that document changes in population-based rates for the evaluation and treatment of nonspecific back pain...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of occupational low back disability: implications for secondary prevention
    M Feuerstein
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 41:1024-31. 1999
    ..Additionally, the findings support past research indicating the multivariate nature of work disability and emphasize the importance of considering such factors in future secondary prevention efforts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Integrated case management for work-related upper-extremity disorders: impact of patient satisfaction on health and work status
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:803-12. 2003
    ..Findings highlight the utility of targeting workplace ergonomic and problem solving skills...
  17. ncbi request reprint Development of a screen for predicting clinical outcomes in patients with work-related upper extremity disorders
    M Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 42:749-61. 2000
    ..Furthermore, the findings suggest the importance of early intervention that addresses both physical and psychosocial stressors at work. Specific recommendations to reduce the impact of observed risk factors are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical and workplace factors associated with a return to modified duty in work-related upper extremity disorders
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Georgetown University Medical Center, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Pain 102:51-61. 2003
    ..1% correct). The results suggest that modified duty for workers with persistent WRUEDs may be enhanced by assessing perceived functional limitation and ergonomic exposure as well as the type and severity of symptoms...
  19. ncbi request reprint Working with low back pain: workplace and individual psychosocial determinants of limited duty and lost time
    M Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Am J Ind Med 40:627-38. 2001
    ..Such data could assist in the development of evidenced-based secondary prevention programs...
  20. ncbi request reprint Biobehavioral mechanisms of work-related upper extremity disorders: a new agenda for research and practice
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of Health Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:293-7. 2002
    ..Despite this evidence, the biological plausibility of a relationship between exposure to various psychosocial and work organizational stressors and WRUEDs remains unclear..
  21. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of the calendar of premenstrual experience in patients with premenstrual syndrome
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    J Reprod Med 47:279-89. 2002
    ..To assess the reliability and factor structure of the Calendar of Premenstrual Experiences (COPE) in premenstrual syndrome (PMS) patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measurement properties of a self-report index of ergonomic exposures for use in an office work environment
    Dana Dane
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:73-81. 2002
    ..These results also suggest the need for using multiple methods when assessing ergonomic exposures...
  23. ncbi request reprint Workstyle and upper-extremity symptoms: a biobehavioral perspective
    Rena A Nicholas
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:352-61. 2005
    ..This study investigated ergonomic factors, work demands, job stress, and workstyle on pain and functional limitations in computer users...
  24. doi request reprint Pattern of workplace disputes in cancer survivors: a population study of ADA claims
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:185-92. 2007
    ..This study investigated the pattern of ADA disputes among cancer survivors and non-cancer related impairments...
  25. doi request reprint Measures of cognitive function and work in occupationally active breast cancer survivors
    Lisseth Calvio
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:219-27. 2010
    ..This study investigated performance-based and patient-reported cognitive limitations on work output...
  26. doi request reprint Workstyle as a predictor of pain and restricted work associated with upper extremity disorders: a prospective study
    Cherise B Harrington
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:724-31. 2009
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Back and upper extremity disorders among enlisted U.S. Marines: burden and individual risk factors
    G D Huang
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814-4799, USA
    Mil Med 166:1007-17. 2001
    ..Subsequently, these efforts can assist in reducing associated effects, maximizing resource utilization, and enhancing operational readiness...
  28. ncbi request reprint Occupational stress and work-related upper extremity disorders: concepts and models
    Grant D Huang
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:298-314. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-report measure of low back-related biomechanical exposures: clinical validation
    Colleen Daniels
    US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen, Maryland, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:113-28. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that the JRPD may assist with surveillance efforts and be useful as a process and/or outcome measure in research related to occupational rehabilitation...
  30. ncbi request reprint An interpreter's interpretation: sign language interpreters' view of musculoskeletal disorders
    William L Johnson
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:401-15. 2005
    ..Little is known about risk factors and management of symptoms in this group from the perspective of the interpreter. Such qualitative information should help inform future research related to this professional group...
  31. ncbi request reprint Individual and combined impacts of biomechanical and work organization factors in work-related musculoskeletal symptoms
    Grant D Huang
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Am J Ind Med 43:495-506. 2003
    ..However, the nature of any interactive effects is not well understood...
  32. doi request reprint Breast cancer survivors at work
    Jennifer A Hansen
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:777-84. 2008
    ..These symptoms may impact their abilities at work. It is unclear to what degree these symptoms are associated with work in occupationally active breast cancer survivors, the most prevalent cancer survivor group...
  33. ncbi request reprint Clinical management of carpal tunnel syndrome: a 12-year review of outcomes
    M Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am J Ind Med 35:232-45. 1999
    ..Despite the emerging evidence of the multivariate nature of CTS, the majority of outcome studies have focused on single interventions directed at individual etiological factors or symptoms and functional limitations secondary to CTS...
  34. doi request reprint Impacting the lives of cancer survivors: reflections on the first year of the journal of cancer survivorship: research and practice
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:1-2. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial interventions for depression, anxiety, and quality of life in cancer survivors: meta-analyses
    Robyn L Osborn
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 4799, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:13-34. 2006
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Defining cancer survivorship
    Michael Feuerstein
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:5-7. 2007
    ..The Journal of Cancer Survivorship: Research and Practice will focus on research, academic discourse, and policy-related to adults living with a cancer diagnosis following primary treatment for cancer through the end of life...
  37. ncbi request reprint Identifying work organization targets for a work-related musculoskeletal symptom prevention program
    Grant D Huang
    Office of Research and Development, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 14:13-30. 2004
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Ergonomic and psychosocial factors affect daily function in workers' compensation claimants with persistent upper extremity disorders
    William S Shaw
    Liberty Mutual Center for Disability Research, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:606-15. 2002
    ..These results suggest that improving function in this population may require: (1) pain coping techniques and active problem solving to overcome functional barriers, and (2) reduction of workplace ergonomic risk exposure...
  39. ncbi request reprint Impact of case manager training on worksite accommodations in workers' compensation claimants with upper extremity disorders
    Andrew E Lincoln
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:237-45. 2002
    ..More research is needed to identify barriers to implementation and develop more effective approaches to facilitate worksite accommodations in disabled workers with carpal tunnel syndrome and other persistent upper extremity disorders...
  40. ncbi request reprint Identifying barriers to recovery from work related upper extremity disorders: use of a collaborative problem solving technique
    William S Shaw
    Liberty Mutual Center for Disability Research, Hopkinton, MA, USA
    AAOHN J 51:337-46. 2003
    ..05), but not to medical care. Problem solving skills training may help focus case management services on the most salient recovery factors affecting return to work...
  41. doi request reprint Innovations in health care for cancer survivors: let's learn from the past
    Michael Feuerstein
    J Cancer Surviv 1:177-8. 2007
  42. doi request reprint Well being among cancer survivors
    Michael Feuerstein
    J Cancer Surviv 1:107. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint Workstyle: it's probably time we address both biomechanical and biobehavioral approaches?
    Michael Feuerstein
    Pain 132:3-4. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint Functional assessment for persons with musculoskeletal pain and impairment
    Michael Feuerstein
    J Occup Rehabil 14:163-4. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Generating workplace accommodations: lessons learned from the integrated case management study
    William S Shaw
    Liberty Mutual Center for Disability Research, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 14:207-16. 2004
    ..To improve the effectiveness and efficiency of accommodation efforts, new tools for assessing function and ergonomic exposures in the workplace should be developed to specify accommodations more directly...
  46. ncbi request reprint Differentiating sensory and affective-sensory pain descriptions in patients undergoing magnetic resonance imaging for persistent low back pain
    Paul F Beattie
    Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Pain 110:189-96. 2004
    ..The evidence indicates that this clinical tool can be used to categorize how these patients describe their pain and potentially may be very valuable in determining the optimal course of treatment...
  47. ncbi request reprint In their own words: qualitative studies of employers and workers
    Michael Feuerstein
    J Occup Rehabil 13:127. 2003
  48. ncbi request reprint Integrating psychosocial and behavioral interventions to achieve optimal rehabilitation outcomes
    Michael Jl Sullivan
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, C P 6128 Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 3J7, Canada
    J Occup Rehabil 15:475-89. 2005
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Optimizing cancer survivorship
    Michael Feuerstein
    J Cancer Surviv 1:1-4. 2007
    ....