Articles tagged with evidence based practice

Colt research

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2012/2013 (vol. 09/4) pp38

No benefit from general health checks

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2013 (vol. 09/5) pp40-41

Vibrating mouse can get cold shoulder

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2012/2013 (vol. 09/4) pp39

Acupuncture for chronic pain

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2013 (vol. 09/5) pp41

Healthcare workers’ dermatitis remains a problem

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp39

Can hernia be work related?

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp39

Irish bar staff risk hearing damage

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp37-38

Nanofibre health risks depend on length

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp38-39

Physical work and pregnancy

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp40

Patient handling

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp39

Strenuous healthcare work predicts absence

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp40

Shiftwork increases coronary risks

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp40

Awkward postures and the risk of back pain

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp40-41

Low back pain risks

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp41

Upper-limb disorder prevention

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp41

Anxiety from body fluids exposure

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp37

Cost-effectiveness of worksite mental health programmes

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2012 (vol. 09/3) pp41

Primary prevention of occupational asthma

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp38

Common health interventions

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2012/2013 (vol. 09/4) pp6-7

Occupational asthma host factors

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp38

OSH leadership

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2012/2013 (vol. 09/4) pp8

Medical screening for work-related asthma

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp38

Non-specific neck pain

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp38

Organisational justice

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp38

Does pain predict absence in general workers?

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp41

Mental health and return to work

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp41

NHS Plus divides

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2012 (vol. 09/1) pp4

EEF absence survey

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2012 (vol. 09/1) pp7

OH patient experience

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2012 (vol. 09/1) pp7

Government rejects flexible working

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2012 (vol. 09/1) pp8

BOHS Annual Conference: Audiometry errors

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2012 (vol. 09/1) pp11

Stress in SMEs

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp9

Alcohol problems

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp34

Less stress on dog day afternoons

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2012 (vol. 09/2) pp36

Mouldy workplaces

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp40-41

Yoga v stretching for back pain

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp41

Measuring social support in RTW

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp48

Mental health functional impairment in nurses

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp48

Functional capacity testing

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp48

Workplace wellness guidelines

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp48

Presenteeism

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp48

Nightshift work and breast cancer

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp48-49

Blunt suture needles

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40

Work stress not linked to diabetes risk

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp49

Aspirin: no impact on cancer mortality

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40

Double gloving

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp49

Age and surgical performance

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40

Workplace health economics

Occupational Health at Work April/May 2012 (vol. 08/6) pp49

Unhealthy behaviour in hospital workers

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40

Acute low back pain

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp40

Common mental health conditions

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40

Partial return to work

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp40

Weight-loss programmes

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40

Does pain predict absence in healthcare workers?

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp40

Early intervention

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp40-41

Doctors’ self medication

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp40

OSH training

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp41

Dermatitis in healthcare workers

Occupational Health at Work December/January 2011/2012 (vol. 08/4) pp40

Flu vaccine uptake

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp41

Infectious disease job matrix

Occupational Health at Work February/March 2012 (vol. 08/5) pp41

Reducing exposure through behavioural change

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp41

Workplace health promotion

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp41

Remote and mobile workers

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp41

Burnout in junior doctors

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp40

Nurses’ breast cancer risk

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp40

Stress link to hospital workers’ skin disorders

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp40

Nurses’ work-related sickness absence

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp40

Predicting return to work

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp40

Manual handling

Occupational Health at Work October/November 2011 (vol. 08/3) pp40

Occupational asthma interventions

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42

Work stress and CVD

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42

Carpal tunnel syndrome

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42

Differentiating occupational asthma

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42

Shift work and body weight

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42

No link to low back pain

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42

e-CBT for chronic back pain

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp42-43

Anxiety disorders

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp43

Work-focused back pain counselling

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp43

Bright light can help shift workers

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2011 (vol. 08/2) pp43

Occupational neck pain

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40

Occupational carcinogens in surgery

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp38-39

Long-term absence risks

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40

Fitness for work

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp39

Needlestick injuries

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40

Work ability in construction

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp39

Chemical workers’ pregnancy outcomes

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40

WRULD surveillance

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp39

Workplace drinking culture

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40

Nerve conduction in HAVS

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp39

MSD coping behaviour

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40

Unfairness risks ill health

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp39

Evidence-based guidance on elbow disorders

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp40-41

Junior doctors’ working hours

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2011 (vol. 08/1) pp40

Occupational asthma

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp41

Cognitive behavioural approach to sickness absence

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2011 (vol. 08/1) pp40

Tennis elbow relief

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp41

Functional capacity testing

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2011 (vol. 08/1) pp40

Fatigue limits cancer RTW

Occupational Health at Work August/September 2007 (vol. 04/2) pp41

Workplace interventions to tackle depression

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2011 (vol. 08/1) pp40

Musculoskeletal disorders

Occupational Health at Work June/July 2007 (vol. 04/1) pp38