Summary: An absence from work permitted because of illness or the number of days per year for which an employer agrees to pay employees who are sick. (Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)
Publications339 found, 100 shown here
- Long term sickness absenceMax Henderson
BMJ 330:802-3. 2005
- The work ability index and single-item question: associations with sick leave, symptoms, and health--a prospective study of women on long-term sick leaveLinda Ahlstrom
Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, S 40530 Gothenburg, Sweden
Scand J Work Environ Health 36:404-12. 2010..question on work ability among women working in human service organizations (HSO) currently on long-term sick leave. It also examined the association between the WAI and the single-item question in relation to sick leave, ..
- Recurrence of sickness absence due to common mental disordersPetra C Koopmans
ArboNed Occupational Health Services Statistics, PO Box 141, 9700 AC, Groningen, The Netherlands
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:193-201. 2011..Although CMDs are known to have high recurrence rates, little is known about the recurrence of sickness absence due to CMDs. This study examines the recurrence risk of sickness absence due to CMDs...
- Prevention of long-term sickness absence and major depression in high-risk employees: a randomised controlled trialMonique A S Lexis
CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Occup Environ Med 68:400-7. 2011..To examine the efficacy of early intervention on the prevention of long-term sickness absence and major depression among employees at high risk of future sickness absence and with mild to severe depressive complaints...
- One-year randomized controlled trial with different physical-activity programs to reduce musculoskeletal symptoms in the neck and shoulders among office workersAnne Katrine Blangsted
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
Scand J Work Environ Health 34:55-65. 2008This study evaluates the effect of two different worksite physical-activity interventions on neck-shoulder symptoms, together with perceived work ability and sick leave among office workers.
- Register-based follow-up of social benefits and other transfer payments: accuracy and degree of completeness in a Danish interdepartmental administrative database compared with a population-based surveyNiels Henrik Hjollund
Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Institute of Public Health, Aarhus University, Denmark
Scand J Public Health 35:497-502. 2007..A Danish database, DREAM, allows weekly follow-up of any public transfer payment. This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility of the register for use in public health research...
- A prospective cohort study on severe pain as a risk factor for long-term sickness absence in blue- and white-collar workersLars Louis Andersen
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen 2100, Denmark
Occup Environ Med 68:590-2. 2011..To estimate the impact of pain in different body regions on future long-term sickness absence (LTSA) among blue- and white-collar workers...
- Health complaints and sickness absence in Norway, 1996-2003Camilla Ihlebaek
Section of Occupational Health and Social Insurance Medicine, Norwegian Back Pain Network, Research Unit, Unifob helse, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Occup Med (Lond) 57:43-9. 2007..From 1996 to 2003, the total number of sickness absence days increased by 65% in Norway...
- A workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with distress: results of a randomised controlled trialSandra H van Oostrom
Department of Public and Occupational Health and The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam 1081 BT, The Netherlands
Occup Environ Med 67:596-602. 2010..To evaluate the effectiveness of a participatory workplace intervention compared with usual care for sick-listed employees with distress, with regard to return to work (RTW) within the 12-month follow-up...
- Determinants of duration of disability and return-to-work after work-related injury and illness: challenges for future researchN Krause
Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 745 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
Am J Ind Med 40:464-84. 2001..data and research needs in addressing the following question: What are the primary factors that affect the time lost from work, return-to-work (RTW), subsequent unemployment, and changes in occupation after disabling illness or injury?..
- Consequences of sickness presence and sickness absence on health and work ability: a Swedish prospective cohort studyKlas Gustafsson
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Int J Occup Med Environ Health 24:153-65. 2011..To determine whether self-reported sickness presence (SP) and self-reported sickness absence (SA) are specific risk factors for future health problems or reduced work ability in the active workforce...
- Validation of sick leave measures: self-reported sick leave and sickness benefit data from a Danish national register compared to multiple workplace-registered sick leave spells in a Danish municipalityChristina Malmose Stapelfeldt
Section of Social Medicine and Rehabilitation, Deparment of Public Health, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
BMC Public Health 12:661. 2012Previous validation studies of sick leave measures have focused on self-reports. Register-based sick leave data are considered to be valid; however methodological problems may be associated with such data...
- Sickness absence with psychiatric diagnoses: individual and contextual predictors of permanent disabilityEspen Bratberg
Department of Economics, University of Bergen, Herman Foss gate 15, 5015 Bergen, Norway
Health Place 15:308-14. 2009..Several individual-level variables predicted permanent disability. Contextual factors had a marginal effect among women also, after adjustment for individual-level variables. No such effect was present among the men...
- All-cause and diagnosis-specific sickness absence as a predictor of sustained suboptimal health: a 14-year follow-up in the GAZEL cohortJussi Vahtera
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Lemminkäisenkatu 14 18, Turku FIN 20520, Finland
J Epidemiol Community Health 64:311-7. 2010..The aim of this study was to investigate overall and diagnosis-specific sickness absences as predictors of sustained suboptimal health...
- Frequency and nature of problems associated with sickness certification tasks: a cross-sectional questionnaire study of 5455 physiciansAnna Löfgren
Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Prim Health Care 25:178-85. 2007..To study the frequency and nature of problems associated with physicians' sickness certification practices...
- Prognostic factors of long term disability due to mental disorders: a systematic reviewL R Cornelius
Department of Health Sciences, Section of Social Medicine, Work and Health, University Medical Center Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 21:259-74. 2011..However, little is known about prognostic factors of return to work (RTW) and disability of persons already on sick leave due to mental health problems...
- Sickness absence as a global measure of health: evidence from mortality in the Whitehall II prospective cohort studyMika Kivimaki
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
BMJ 327:364. 2003..To examine the association between sickness absence and mortality compared with associations between established health indicators and mortality...
- Factors associated with long-term sick leave in sick-listed employees: a systematic reviewP M Dekkers-Sánchez
Academic Medical Center, Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 22700, NL 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Occup Environ Med 65:153-7. 2008The objective of this systematic review was to investigate which factors are associated with continued sick leave among workers on sick leave for at least 6 weeks.
- Diagnosis-specific sickness absence and all-cause mortality in the GAZEL studyJ E Ferrie
International Institute for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, London, UK
J Epidemiol Community Health 63:50-5. 2009..This study aims to examine diagnosis-specific sickness absence as a risk marker for all-cause mortality...
- Effects of self-rated health on sick leave, disability pension, hospital admissions and mortality. A population-based longitudinal study of nearly 15,000 observations among Swedish women and menChristina Halford
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
BMC Public Health 12:1103. 2012..The aim of the present study was to investigate associations between SRH and sick leave, disability pension, hospital admissions, and mortality, adjusted for effects of significant covariates, in a ..
- Workplace involvement improves return to work rates among employees with back pain on long-term sick leave: a systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of interventionsChristopher Carroll
University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 4DA, UK
Disabil Rehabil 32:607-21. 2010..The aim of the review is to determine whether interventions involving the workplace are more effective and cost-effective at helping employees on sick leave return to work than those that do not involve the workplace at all.
- Early identification of patients at risk of developing a persistent back problem: the predictive validity of the Orebro Musculoskeletal Pain QuestionnaireSteven J Linton
Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
Clin J Pain 19:80-6. 2003..To test the predictive utility of the Orebro Musculoskeletal Pain Screening Questionnaire in identifying patients at risk for developing persistent back pain problems...
- [Musculoskeletal disorders as causes of sick leave and disability benefits]Søren Brage
Utredningsseksjonen, Arbeids og velferdsdirektoratet, Postboks 5 St Olavs plass, 0130 Oslo, Norway
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:2369-70. 2010..Musculoskeletal disorders make up a heterogeneous group. Our aim was to describe the variation in social insurance benefits for the most prevalent disorders within this group...
- Phenomena associated with sick leave among primary care patients with Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms: a systematic reviewAase Aamland
Research Unit for General Practice in Bergen, Uni Health, Uni Research, Bergen, Norway
Scand J Prim Health Care 30:147-55. 2012To explore and synthesize the literature on phenomena associated with sick leave among patients with Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms (MUPS).
- Differences in predictors of return to work among long-term sick-listed employees with different self-reported reasons for sick leaveJenny J J M Huijs
TNO, Behavioural and Societal Sciences, Participation and Social Cohesion, P O Box 718, 2130 AS Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 22:301-11. 2012..present study aimed to gain insight in the predictors of full return to work (RTW) among employees on long-term sick leave due to three different self-reported reasons for sick leave: physical, mental or co-morbid physical and mental ..
- Is there an association between long-term sick leave and disability pension and unemployment beyond the effect of health status?--a cohort studyHanna Hultin
Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Public Health Epidemiology, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 7:e35614. 2012Studies have shown that long-term sick leave is a strong predictor of disability pension. However, few have aimed to disentangle the effect of sick leave and of health status...
- The differential role of pain, work characteristics and pain-related fear in explaining back pain and sick leave in occupational settingsEls L M Gheldof
Department of Health Psychology, Limburg University Center, 3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium
Pain 113:71-81. 2005..stressors, job satisfaction), negative affect and pain-related fear in accounting for low back pain (LBP) and sick leave (SL) in 1294 employees from 10 companies in Belgium and the Netherlands...
- Factors explaining return to work for long-term sick workers in NorwayBodil J Landstad
Department of Health Sciences, Mid Sweden University, Ostersund, Sweden
Disabil Rehabil 31:1215-26. 2009..This study investigates factors that will affect the chances of long-term sick workers returning to work...
- Problems in sickness certification of patients: a qualitative study on views of 26 physicians in SwedenMia von Knorring
Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Prim Health Care 26:22-8. 2008..To identify what problems physicians experience in sickness certification of patients...
- Measuring sick leave: a comparison of self-reported data on sick leave and data from company recordsM N M Van Poppel
Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Occup Med (Lond) 52:485-90. 2002The objective of this study was to compare sick leave data obtained from questionnaires with data from company records. During a period of 12 months, questionnaires were completed monthly for 6 months and then at 9 and 12 months...
- Explaining occupational class differences in sickness absence: results from middle-aged municipal employeesM Laaksonen
Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, P O Box 41, Helsinki 00014, Finland
J Epidemiol Community Health 64:802-7. 2010..We aimed to examine whether working conditions, health-related behaviours and family-related factors explain occupational class differences in medically certified sickness absence...
- Sickness absence: A gender-focused reviewMarrie H J Bekker
Department of Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
Psychol Health Med 14:405-18. 2009....
- Behavioral determinants as predictors of return to work after long-term sickness absence: an application of the theory of planned behaviorSandra Brouwer
Department of Health Sciences, Section of Social Medicine, Work and Health, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, Building 3217, Room 620, 9713 AV, Groningen, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 19:166-74. 2009..to analyze the association between the three behavioral determinants of the theory of planned behavior (TPB) model--attitude, subjective norm and self-efficacy--and the time to return-to-work (RTW) in employees on long-term sick leave.
- What do GPs feel about sickness certification? A systematic search and narrative reviewGwenllian Wynne-Jones
Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, UK
Scand J Prim Health Care 28:67-75. 2010....
- Sickness-certification practice in different clinical settings; a survey of all physicians in a countryChristina Lindholm
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Division of Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
BMC Public Health 10:752. 2010..The aim of this study was to gain detailed knowledge about physicians' work with sickness-certification and of the problems they experience in this work...
- Intervention mapping for development of a participatory return-to-work intervention for temporary agency workers and unemployed workers sick-listed due to musculoskeletal disordersSylvia J Vermeulen
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Public Health 9:216. 2009..This program is based on the already developed and cost-effective RTW program for employees, sick-listed due to low back pain...
- Workplace bullying and sickness absence in hospital staffM Kivimaki
Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki, PO Box 13, FIN 00014, University of Helsinki, Finland
Occup Environ Med 57:656-60. 2000..In this study, these consequences were examined prospectively by focusing on sickness absence in hospital staff...
- Self-estimated life situation in patients on long-term sick leaveBirgitta Floderus
Department for Work and Health, National Institute for Woking Life, Stockholm, Sweden
J Rehabil Med 37:291-9. 2005To analyse the influence of long-term sick leave on patients' life situation.
- Sickness absence due to depressive symptomsP C Koopmans
Department of Occupational Health Services, ArboNed Noord Oost Nederland, PO Box 141, 9700 AC Groningen, The Netherlands
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:711-9. 2008..There is no information on the duration of absence of depressed Dutch workers. The aim of this study was to determine the duration of sickness absence due to depressive symptoms in the working population...
- Using administrative sickness absence data as a marker of future disability pension: the prospective DREAM study of Danish private sector employeesThomas Lund
Mr T Lund, National Research Center for the Working Environment, Lerso Parkalle 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
Occup Environ Med 65:28-31. 2008..The aim of this study was to examine duration of sickness absence as a risk marker for future disability pension among all private sector employees in Denmark 1998-2004...
- Coordinated and tailored work rehabilitation: a randomized controlled trial with economic evaluation undertaken with workers on sick leave due to musculoskeletal disordersUte Bültmann
Department of Health Sciences, Section of Social Medicine, Work and Health, University Medical Center Groningen, A Deusinglaan 1, Building 3217, Room 605, 9713 AV, Groningen, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 19:81-93. 2009..The aim of this study was to compare the effects of CTWR with conventional case management (CCM) on return-to-work of workers on sick leave due to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).
- Sickness certificates as a basis for decisions regarding entitlement to sickness insurance benefitsElsy Söderberg
Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 33:314-20. 2005....
- Effectiveness of community- and workplace-based interventions to manage musculoskeletal-related sickness absence and job loss: a systematic reviewKeith T Palmer
MRC Epidemiology Lifecourse Unit, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, Hants SO16 6YD, UK
Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:230-42. 2012..To assess the effectiveness of interventions in community and workplace settings to reduce sickness absence and job loss in workers with musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs)...
- Sickness absence as a predictor of mortality among male and female employeesJ Vahtera
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Turku, Finland
J Epidemiol Community Health 58:321-6. 2004..To determine the extent to which sickness absence is predictive of mortality...
- Organisational downsizing, sickness absence, and mortality: 10-town prospective cohort studyJussi Vahtera
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 aA, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
BMJ 328:555. 2004..To examine whether downsizing, the reduction of personnel in organisations, is a predictor of increased sickness absence and mortality among employees...
- Physical work environment risk factors for long term sickness absence: prospective findings among a cohort of 5357 employees in DenmarkThomas Lund
National Institute of Occupational Health, Lerso Parkalle 105, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
BMJ 332:449-52. 2006..To examine the effects of physical work environment on long term sickness absence and to investigate interaction between physical and psychosocial risk factors...
- The contribution of occupational factors to social inequalities in health: findings from the national French SUMER surveyIsabelle Niedhammer
INSERM, U687 IFR69, France
Soc Sci Med 67:1870-81. 2008..It suggests that concerted prevention of occupational risk factors would be useful not only to improve health at work, but also to reduce social inequalities in health...
- Sickness absence as a risk factor for job termination, unemployment, and disability pension among temporary and permanent employeesM Virtanen
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Department of Psychology, Helsinki, Finland
Occup Environ Med 63:212-7. 2006..This study examined sickness absence as a risk factor for job termination, unemployment, and disability pension among temporary and permanent workers...
- Reducing work related psychological ill health and sickness absence: a systematic literature reviewS Michie
Reader in Clinical Health Psychology, Centre for Outcomes Research and Effectiveness, Department of Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Occup Environ Med 60:3-9. 2003..This is shown in intervention studies that have successfully improved psychological health and reduced sickness absence...
- Sickness certification and the GP: what really happens in practice?G Wynne-Jones
Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
Fam Pract 27:344-50. 2010....
- Diagnosis-specific sickness absence as a predictor of mortality: the Whitehall II prospective cohort studyJenny Head
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London
BMJ 337:a1469. 2008..To investigate whether knowing the diagnosis for sickness absence improves prediction of mortality...
- Risk factors for disability pension in a population-based cohort of men and women on long-term sick leave in SwedenNadine E Karlsson
Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Eur J Public Health 18:224-31. 2008..The aim was to assess the importance of sick-leave diagnosis and socio-demographic variables as risk factors for disability pension among individuals on long-term sickness absence and to compare these factors by gender and over time...
- Risk factors for new episodes of sick leave due to neck or back pain in a working population. A prospective study with an 18-month and a three-year follow-upGunnar Bergström
The Karolinska Institute, Section for Personal Injury Prevention, Stockholm, Sweden
Occup Environ Med 64:279-87. 2007To identify risk factors for new episodes of sick leave due to neck or back pain.
- General practitioners' relationship to sickness certificationPal Gulbrandsen
Helse Øst Health Services Research Centre, Akershus University Hospital, Lørenskog, Norway
Scand J Prim Health Care 25:20-6. 2007..GPs' role conflict in connection with sickness certification is widely accepted. The authors explored the relationship between GPs and this difficult task...
- Predicting long-term sickness absence and early retirement pension from self-reported work abilityLea Sell
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, Denmark
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 82:1133-8. 2009..The aim of this paper is to examine the relationship between self-reported work ability and long-term term of sickness absence or early retirement from the labour market...
- Precision and accuracy in measuring absence from work as a basis for calculating productivity costs in The NetherlandsJ L Severens
Department of Medical Technology Assessment, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Soc Sci Med 51:243-9. 2000..purpose of our study was to study precision and accuracy of a retrospective self-administered questionnaire on sick leave. Employees of a company were asked to indicate the number of days absent from work due to illness during the ..
- Factors associated with work participation and work functioning in depressed workers: a systematic reviewS E Lagerveld
TNO Quality of Life, Business Unit Work and Employment, P O Box 718, 130 AS, Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 20:275-92. 2010Depression is associated with negative work outcomes such as reduced work participation (WP) (e.g., sick leave duration, work status) and work functioning (WF) (e.g., loss of productivity, work limitations)...
- Patient factors associated with duration of certified sickness absence and transition to long-term incapacityChris Shiels
Mersey Primary Care R and D Consortium, and Department of Primary Care, University of Liverpool, Whelan Building, Quadrangle, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
Br J Gen Pract 54:86-91. 2004..Despite a considerable increase in claims for long-term sickness benefits, and the impact of certifying sickness upon general practitioner (GP) workload, little is known about transition to long-term incapacity for work...
- Cost-effectiveness of a workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with common mental disorders: design of a randomized controlled trialSandra H van Oostrom
Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Public Health 8:12. 2008Considering the high costs of sick leave and the consequences of sick leave for employees, an early return-to-work of employees with mental disorders is very important...
- Work-related determinants of return to work of employees on long-term sickness absenceM Post
Northern Centre for Healthcare Research, University Medical Centre Groningen, The Netherlands
Disabil Rehabil 27:481-8. 2005..The aim of the study is to identify work-related determinants of return to work (RTW) of employees who are on long-term sickness absence...
- A meta-analysis of observational studies identifies predictors of sickness absenceSaskia F A Duijts
Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
J Clin Epidemiol 60:1105-15. 2007..To implement preventive measures, it is necessary to identify predictors for this type of sickness absence...
- Systematic review of the qualitative literature on return to work after injuryEllen MacEachen
Institute for Work and Health, 481 University Avenue, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2E9, Canada
Scand J Work Environ Health 32:257-69. 2006..These process-oriented dimensions of return to work are well described in the qualitative literature...
- Impact of common mental disorders on sickness absence in an occupational cohort studyStephen A Stansfeld
Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Old Anatomy Building, Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6BQ, UK
Occup Environ Med 68:408-13. 2011..We also examine whether recent common mental disorders and those present on two occasions have a stronger association with sickness absence than less recent and single episodes of disorder...
- Identification of modifiable work-related factors that influence the risk of work disability in rheumatoid arthritisDiane Lacaille
The Arthritis Research Centre of Canada, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Arthritis Rheum 51:843-52. 2004..To define work-related factors associated with increased risk of work disability (WD) in people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
- The impact of health behaviour on long term sickness absence: results from DWECS/DREAMKarl B Christensen
National Institute of Occupational Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ind Health 45:348-51. 2007..In men, effect estimates were smaller and only borderline significant in the fully-adjusted model. The etiologic fraction of smoking was 17.4% in men and 25.5% in women...
- Outcome of stable angina in a working population: the burden of sickness absenceHarry Hemingway
International Centre for Health and Society, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, UK
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:373-9. 2007..In the absence of previous studies, we sought to determine the burden of medically certified spells of sickness absence among individuals with angina and their relation to risk factors and co-morbidity...
- 3rd place, PREMUS best paper competition: development of the return-to-work self-efficacy (RTWSE-19) questionnaire--psychometric properties and predictive validityWilliam S Shaw
Liberty Mutual Center for Disability Research, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
Scand J Work Environ Health 37:109-19. 2011..The aim of this study was to evaluate the factor structure, internal consistency, and predictive and concurrent validity of RTWSE-19 among workers with acute low-back pain...
- What is the association between sickness absence, mortality and morbidity?C Bambra
Sociology and Social Policy, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield S10 2BP, UK
Health Place 12:728-33. 2006..98, p=0.00; female r 0.97, p=0.00) and 'not good health' (male r 0.99, p=0.00; female r 0.96, p=0.00). Incapacity benefit claims by all causes has the potential to provide an ongoing measure of area-level health in England and Wales...
- Guideline-based care of common mental disorders by occupational physicians (CO-OP study): a randomized controlled trialD S Rebergen
Departments of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Occup Environ Med 51:305-12. 2009..To evaluate the effectiveness of guideline-based care (GBC) of workers with mental health problems, which promotes counseling by the occupational physician (OP) facilitating return to work (RTW)...
- The effect of OSAS on sick leave and work disabilityB Sivertsen
Dept of Clinical Psychology, University of Bergen, Christiesgt 12, 5015 Bergen, Norway
Eur Respir J 32:1497-503. 2008..was to examine the independent contribution of symptoms of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) to long-term sick leave and permanent work disability...
- The long-term effect of insomnia on work disability: the HUNT-2 historical cohort studyBørge Sivertsen
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Bergen, and Affective Disorder Section, Department of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Am J Epidemiol 163:1018-24. 2006..75, 95% confidence interval: 1.40, 2.20). This study suggests that insomnia should receive increased attention as a robust predictor of subsequent work disability...
- How do types of employment relate to health indicators? Findings from the second European survey on working conditionsF G Benavides
Occupational Health Research Unit, Department of Experimental Sciences and Health, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
J Epidemiol Community Health 54:494-501. 2000....
- Can cross country differences in return-to-work after chronic occupational back pain be explained? An exploratory analysis on disability policies in a six country cohort studyJ R Anema
Department of Public and Occupational Health and EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 19:419-26. 2009..Social Security Association initiated this study to explain differences in return-to-work (RTW) among claimants with long term sick leave due to LBP between countries with a special focus on the effect of different disability policies.
- Positive and negative consequences of sick leave for the individual, with special focus on part-time sick leaveLeif Sieurin
Department of Medical Sciences, University of Uppsala, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 37:50-6. 2009To describe the consequences of long-term sick leave (>28 days) on working situation, health and lifestyle among employees from the public sector in Sweden.
- Long-term sickness absence and social exclusionAnna Bryngelson
Centre for Health Equity Studies CHESS, Stockholm University Karolinska Institute, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 37:839-45. 2009..g. economic, political and social, i.e. social exclusion. However, very few studies have examined the consequences of long-term sickness absence...
- Return to work after a workplace-oriented intervention for patients on sick-leave for burnout--a prospective controlled studyBjörn Karlson
Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
BMC Public Health 10:301. 2010In the present study the effect of a workplace-oriented intervention for persons on long-term sick leave for clinical burnout, aimed at facilitating return to work (RTW) by job-person match through patient-supervisor communication, was ..
- Sickness absence due to musculoskeletal diagnoses: association with occupational gender segregationMargareta Leijon
Department of Health and Society, Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Linkoping, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 32:94-101. 2004..However, little is known about how sickness absence with these diagnoses varies with the strong gender segregation of the labour market...
- Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU). Chapter 5. Risk factors for sick leave - general studiesPeter Allebeck
Department of Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Public Health Suppl 63:49-108. 2004..these background factors, and rigorous scientific evidence on the causal relationship between these factors and sick leave is lacking...
- Doctors' prediction of certified sickness absenceHarald Reiso
Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Section for Occupational Health and Social Insurance Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway
Fam Pract 21:192-8. 2004..Doctors' ability to predict the duration of their patients' certified sickness absence is important for follow-up efforts aimed at patients with increased probability of long-term absence...
- The effect of occupational and workplace gender composition on sickness absenceMikko Laaksonen
Hjelt Institute, Department of Public Health, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
J Occup Environ Med 54:224-30. 2012....
- No physician gender difference in prescription of sick-leave certification: a retrospective study of the Skaraborg Primary Care DatabaseKarin Starzmann
Tidan Health Care Centre, Tidan, Sweden
Scand J Prim Health Care 30:48-54. 2012..The secondary objective was to study the physicians' gender and professional experience in relation to the diagnoses on the certificates...
- The development and validation of two prediction models to identify employees at risk of high sickness absenceCorné A Roelen
Department of Health Sciences, Community and Occupational Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Eur J Public Health 23:128-33. 2013..Sickness absence (SA) is a public health risk marker for morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study was to develop and validate prediction models to identify employees at risk of high SA...
- A lifecourse approach to long-term sickness absence--a cohort studyMax Henderson
Department of Psychological Medicine, King s College London Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 7:e36645. 2012..These provide an incomplete explanation as they do not account for other relevant factors. Such occupational risk factors may be confounded by social or temperamental risk factors earlier in life...
- Threshold of musculoskeletal pain intensity for increased risk of long-term sickness absence among female healthcare workers in eldercareLars L Andersen
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
PLoS ONE 7:e41287. 2012..This study estimates the risk for long-term sickness absence (LTSA) from different pain intensities in the low back, neck/shoulder and knees among female healthcare workers in eldercare...
- Return to work expectations of workers on long-term non-work-related sick leaveMaite Sampere
Medical and Health Care Services Division, Mutual Midat Cyclops MC MUTUAL, Barcelona, Spain
J Occup Rehabil 22:15-26. 2012Despite suggestions that worker perception might be the best predictor of return to work (RTW), there still is limited research on time to RTW in workers with lengthy non-work-related sick leave.
- A participatory return-to-work intervention for temporary agency workers and unemployed workers sick-listed due to musculoskeletal disorders: results of a randomized controlled trialSylvia J Vermeulen
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Occup Rehabil 21:313-24. 2011....
- Multiple transitions in sick leave, disability benefits, and return to work. - A 4-year follow-up of patients participating in a work-related rehabilitation programIrene Oyeflaten
The National Centre for Occupational Rehabilitation, Haddlandvegen 20, 3864, Rauland, Norway
BMC Public Health 12:748. 2012Return to work (RTW) after long-term sick leave can be a long-lasting process where the individual may shift between work and receiving different social security benefits, as well as between part-time and full-time work...
- Short-term sick leave and future risk of sickness absence and unemployment - the impact of health statusHanna Hultin
Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
BMC Public Health 12:861. 2012In previous studies the authors have found sick leave to be a predictor of future sick leave, unemployment and disability pension...
- Return to work after sick leave due to depression; a conceptual analysis based on perspectives of patients, supervisors and occupational physiciansG de Vries
Arkin, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Affect Disord 136:1017-26. 2012This study aims to investigate the most important factors facilitating a return to work after sick leave due to depression from the perspectives of patients, supervisors and occupational physicians.
- Conceptual framework of sickness absence and return to work, focusing on both the individual and the contextual levelMerete Labriola
The National Research Centre for the Working Environment NRCWE, Lerso Parkalle 105, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
Work 30:377-87. 2008..Testing the practical use of the conceptual framework "The Dynamic Work Disability Model" in study design and interpretation of five studies in a Danish context...
- The influence of household work and of having children on sickness absence among publicly employed women in SwedenMargaretha Voss
Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 36:564-72. 2008..To investigate whether family obligations influence the risk of sickness absence among female municipal employees in Sweden...
- Implementing structured functional assessments in general practice for persons with long-term sick leave: a cluster randomised controlled trialNina Østerås
Section of Occupational Health and Social Insurance Medicine, Institute of General Practice and Community Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
BMC Fam Pract 10:31. 2009..to implement a structured method in general practice for assessing functional ability in persons with long-term sick leave. The study aim was to evaluate intervention effects on important GP parameters; knowledge, attitudes, self-..
- Cost-effectiveness of guideline-based care for workers with mental health problemsD S Rebergen
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Occup Environ Med 51:313-22. 2009..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of an activating guideline-based care (GBC) by occupational physicians (OPs)...
- Primary care patients with musculoskeletal pain. Value of health-status and sense-of-coherence measures in predicting long-term work disabilityIsam Atroshi
Scand J Rheumatol 31:239-44. 2002To investigate long-term sick leave among primary care patients with musculoskeletal disorders and the predictive value of health-status and sense-of-coherence measures.
- Work-family interference and long-term sickness absence: a longitudinal cohort studyUlrik Lidwall
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Insurance Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Eur J Public Health 20:676-81. 2010..The aim was to investigate the association between work-to-family interference, family-to-work interference and long-term sickness absence among women and men in different family- and work-related settings...
- What factors predict full or partial return to work among sickness absentees with spinal pain participating in rehabilitation?Britt Elfving
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Disabil Rehabil 31:1318-27. 2009..To identify the factors that predict full or partial return to work among long-term (> or =90 days) sickness absentees due to spinal pain who begin a multidisciplinary rehabilitation programme...
- Diagnosis and duration of sickness absence as predictors for disability pension: results from a three-year, multi-register based* and prospective studySturla Gjesdal
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care Program for Health Economics, University of Bergen, Norway
Scand J Public Health 31:246-54. 2003..g. diagnoses on sickness certificates) and the duration of sickness-absence spells...
- Effect of integrated care for sick listed patients with chronic low back pain: economic evaluation alongside a randomised controlled trialLudeke C Lambeek
Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
BMJ 341:c6414. 2010..To evaluate the cost effectiveness, cost utility, and cost-benefit of an integrated care programme compared with usual care for sick listed patients with chronic low back pain...
- Subgroup analyses on return to work in sick-listed employees with low back pain in a randomised trial comparing brief and multidisciplinary interventionChristina M Stapelfeldt
Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Centre of Public Health, Central Denmark Region, School of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:112. 2011..The aim of the present study was to identify subgroups, primarily defined by work-related baseline factors that would benefit more from the multidisciplinary intervention than from the brief intervention...
- Job demands, job resources and long-term sickness absence in the Danish eldercare services: a prospective analysis of register-based outcomesThomas Clausen
National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Copenhagen, Denmark
J Adv Nurs 68:127-36. 2012..To investigate associations between psychosocial job demands, job resources and cases of registered long-term sickness absence among nursing staff in the eldercare services...
- One-year follow-up in employees sick-listed because of low back pain: randomized clinical trial comparing multidisciplinary and brief interventionChris Jensen
Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Centre of Public Health, Central Denmark Region and Department of Clinical Social Medicine and Rehabilitation, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1180-9. 2011..Randomized clinical trial comparing two interventions in employees sick-listed 3 to 16 weeks because of low back pain (LBP)...
- Promoting Mental Health in the WorkplaceDebra Lerner; Fiscal Year: 2006..Thus, this project will generate important information for key health care system stakeholders including consumers, purchasers, providers, and policymakers. ..
- COPing with Shift WorkRebekah K Hersch; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- PRIVATE AND SOCIAL COST OF SMOKINGFrank Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2001..to private health insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, private pensions, disability insurance, sick leave and other transfer programs will be compared according to smoking status of family members...
- PREVENTION OF IEQ RELATED ABSENCE--AN INTERVENTION STUDYDonald Milton; Fiscal Year: 2000..We will test the following hypotheses: 1) Low outdoor air supply rates, and active humidification will increase sick leave among office workers in air-conditioned buildings...
- TOO FEW HOURS--TIME PRESSURES AND WELL BEINGSusan Roxburgh; Fiscal Year: 1999In the U. S. since 1970, hours of paid labor have risen, while vacation time, sick leave and paid absences have decreased (Leete-Guy and Schor 1993)...
- Intervention Research on Work Organization FactorsChantal Brisson; Fiscal Year: 2004..impact, measured by ambulatory blood pressure, musculoskeletal disorders, mental health problems and certified sick leave.The study has the following specific aims: 1) To produce knowledge that will foster the development of well-..
- Children with Chronic Health Conditions: Family ImpactKAREN KUHLTAHU; Fiscal Year: 2002..Public policies such as the Supplemental Security income program and private workplace policies such as sick leave time are based on assumptions about parents' behavior relative to their child's health status...
- Cumulative Trauma Disorder: Skeletal Muscle DysfunctionWilliam Stauber; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Post-accident earning and benefits adequacy and equityEmile Tompa; Fiscal Year: 2006..The research in Part 2 will provide valuable insight into whether it is appropriate to treat temporary disability as a short-term phenomenon. ..
- Evidence-Based Rheumatology: Prevalence/Impact ArthritisEdward Yelin; Fiscal Year: 2005..The conference will be one day in duration and will take place on November 12, 2005, the day preceding the formal opening of the Annual Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. ..
- Economic, Social, and Psychological Burdens of ArthritisEdward Yelin; Fiscal Year: 2004..The conference will be one day in duration and will take place the day preceding the formal opening of the Annual Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. ..
- HRQL Impact of Chronic Conditions and Comorbidity BurdenPatrick Sullivan; Fiscal Year: 2006..S. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Back Disorders in Union CarpentersHester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2006..The project addresses a number of areas of expressed interest to NIOSH including construction workers, back disorders, surveillance methods and health services research. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- WORK AND HEALTH DISPARITIES AMONG RURAL WOMENHester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2004..Education will also be targeted to medical providers in this geographic area on work exposures and conditions, exposure response, prevention, basic epidemiology, and ergonomics. ..
- Effectiveness of patient lift equipmentHester Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2008..The proposed work addresses several NIOSH priority areas including health care workers, back injuries, and intervention effectiveness research. ..
- Preventing Psychiatric Sequelae of Traumatic InjuryMurray Stein; Fiscal Year: 2003..Findings will provide justification for and information about optimal parameters (e.g., subject selection; sample size; dose and duration) for a future randomized controlled trial (RCT). ..
- Do organizational factors influence both patient and wo*Alison Trinkoff; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- IMPROVING CARE FOR PANIC DISORDER IN PRIMARY CAREMurray Stein; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Extended Work Schedules and Workplace Injury in NursesAlison Trinkoff; Fiscal Year: 2004..Identifying organizational variables related to nurse's health that, if modified, could reduce the likelihood of worker injury is key to maximizing the quality of health care while maintaining a healthy workforce. ..
- Pharmacological fMRI to Identify New Anxiolytics: A Human BioassayMurray Stein; Fiscal Year: 2008..Enhancing the development of new treatments for anxiety is a public health priority. The projects proposed in this application have the potential to achieve this important aim. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Improving Outcomes in Pharmacotherapy of Social PhobiaMurray Stein; Fiscal Year: 2009..It thus directly addresses a critical public health issue that adversely affects a substantial proportion of the population. ..
- Integrated Care for Depression and Chronic Back PainMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research WorkshopGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005..Attendees will be physicians and clinicians in communication disorders, such as audiologists and speech/language pathologists. Fellowships will be available for attendees. ..
- 2008 Conference on Cell Replacement in the Inner EarGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2008..This interchange should invigorate and focus research in inner ear hearing regeneration. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Long-term Opioid Management of Chronic Pain: Trends and RisksMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will extend these analyses by studying the effects of long-term opioid therapy on other adverse events including: all-cause and opioid-related hospitalization;opioid overdose;and onset of recognized mood disorder. ..
- A Genetic Screening Policy Model for Colorectal CancerScott Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2006..The model will incorporate QOL information from Aim 2, along with family history, clinical, and screening information from the Seattle CFR. ..
- TeleCare Management of Pain and Depression in CancerKurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2009..Furthermore, if proven effective for depression and pain, TCM could readily be expanded to reducing barriers and improving care of other cancer-related symptoms. ..
- HEPATITIS C IN NEW IDUS: IMPLICATIONS FOR HIV PREVENTIONSandro Galea; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- BIOLOGICAL EXPLANATIONS OF SES DIFFERENCES IN HEALTHEileen Crimmins; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- COST EFFECTIVENESS OF GENETIC SCREENING FOR COLON CANCERScott Ramsey; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research WorkshopGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2004..Attendees will be physicians and clinicians in communication disorders, such as audiologists and speech/language pathologists. Fellowships will be available for attendees. ..
- POPULATION BASED PSYCHIATRIC INTERVENTION--PRIMARY CAREWayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- DHEA EFFECTS ON MOOD IN DEPRESSED HIV+ PATIENTSJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2003..This will permit the investigators to assess potential underlying mechanisms for the putative therapeutic effects of DHEA on mood, libido, and body composition. ..
- Testing the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior ChangeClaudio Nigg; Fiscal Year: 2007..Further, including two behaviors will allow us to look at the gateway behavior issue - does change in one health behavior area lead to change in another, which has important practice implications. ..
- The neighborhood environment and drug use in NYCSandro Galea; Fiscal Year: 2007..This, coupled with our studies involving telephone interviews with 6,000+ New Yorkers is assurance that the aims of this study can be achieved. ..
- Spectrum of Narcolepsy in the Probands FamiliesMAURICE OHAYON; Fiscal Year: 2007..A blood sample (3-5 ml) will be asked also to all participants. This will allow us to link some genetic markers of narcolepsy to specific symptoms even in subjects without the full-fledge manifestation of the disease. ..
- Modafinil Treatment for Fatigue in HIV+ PatientsJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2008..The major aims concern modafinil efficacy for fatigue compared to placebo, safety in terms of effects on immunologic/virologic measures, and impact on depressive symptoms when present at baseline. ..
- Deafness Research Foundation Clinical Research WorkshopGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2003..Fellowships will be available for attendees with a demonstrated commitment to clinical research as evidenced by a preliminary research project and letters of support in their applications. ..
- Low Back Pain Quantifying Risk FactorsArun Garg; Fiscal Year: 2005..This project is expected to result in the ability to improve the existing ergonomic job evaluation models that have robust predictive capabilities for a broad range of industries. ..
- Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Disorders: Quantifying RiskArun Garg; Fiscal Year: 2008..This project is expected to result in DUE and shoulder job analysis models that have robust predictive capabilities for a broad range of jobs. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- WORKER AND WORKSITE FACTORS IN DIA CONSTRUCTION INJURYJudith Glazner; Fiscal Year: 2002..The results should provide information that will be useful in focusing specific prevention efforts for construction, but the methods developed will have applicability to data for other occupational groups as well. ..
- Environmental Determinants of Sleep Disturbance: Role of Ambient Air PollutionJiu Chiuan Chen; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Barany Society XXII Regular Meeting, Seattle, WA USAGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2002..e., hair cell regeneration vs. development of a vestibular prosthesis. Younger scientists will have the opportunity to present their own work in either the platform or poster session. ..
- Social Role Disability and Mental-Physical Co-MorbidityMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Presbycusis: Biomedical Risk FactorsGEORGE GATES; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Impact of Poor Health & AIDS on Small Businesses in SAMark Pauly; Fiscal Year: 2003..They will be useful for predicting the effect of changes in health on economic activity in this sector, and for allocating resources for disease prevention and treatment. ..
- Improving Employment among Gynecologic Cancer SurvivorsLINDA FRAZIER; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Health Information Technology Value in Rural HospitalsMarcia Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006..The toolkits will facilitate rural hospitals' ability to utilize current and emerging evidence to guide HIT investment and implementation decisions that fit their particular healthcare environment. ..
- Preparation and Distribution of the NUJLSOAEileen Crimmins; Fiscal Year: 2003..In order to acquire use of the data, researchers must agree to use the data only for research purposes and not to use data to describe or identify individuals. ..
- TRUCKING FIRM CHARACTERISTICS, DRIVER INJURY AND OUTCOMEArthur Oleinick; Fiscal Year: 2003..Predictive value is evaluated by ROC curves, the Bayes Information Criteria or other recommended approaches. ..
- Comorbid Anxiety Disorders in Adolescents with AsthmaWayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2006..The results of this grant will be used to develop future treatment programs for adolescent patients with comorbid asthma and anxiety. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Quantifying the Value of Value-Based PurchasingRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- DEPRESSION AND PRODUCTIVE WORK ACTIVITYDebra Lerner; Fiscal Year: 2003..Study results will contribute to the design of disability prevention and productivity improvement programs and policies. ..
- Outreach and Treatment for Depression in the Labor ForceRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2005..This is an extremely important opportunity for rapid and widespread dissemination in an area of research where dissemination of positive results has traditionally been a serious problem. ..
- Physician Quality Reporting and Patient Outcomes in MedicareBryan E Dowd; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory GroupRonald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- A Randomized Trial in Liaison Psychiatry in Primary CareWayne J Katon; Fiscal Year: 2010..Secondary process and outcome measures will include functional disability, adherence to prescribed medications and disease self-management behaviors (i.e. physical activity and nutrition). ..
- MENTAL DISORDERS AS RISK FACTORS FOR SUBSTANCE DISORDERSRonald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- EVALUATION OF OSTEOARTHRITIS-RELATED WORK DISABILITYSaralynn Allaire; Fiscal Year: 2004..This study will provide information about whom to target for knee OA-related work disability interventions and indicate the kinds of interventions that are likely to be needed to reduce work disability in this population. ..