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Latest Research in Injury Prevention and Health Promotion

Family Safety & Health

Goetzel RZ, Ozminkowski RJ, Bowen J, Tabrizi MJ. Employer integration of health promotion and health protection programs.
 
Loeppke R, Taitel M, Haufle V, et. al. Health and productivity as a business strategy: a multiemployer study.
 
Loeppke R, Haufle V, Jinnett K, et. al. Medication Adherence, Comorbidities, and Health Risk Impacts on Workforce Absence and Job Performance.
 
Mearns K, Hope L, Ford MT, Tetrick LE. Investment in workforce health: Exploring the implications for workforce safety climate and commitment.
 
Schult TM, McGovern PM, Dowd B, Prink N. The Future of Health Promotion/Disease Prevention Programs: The Incentives and Barriers Faced by Stakeholders.
 
Simon PA and Fielding JE. Public Health and Business: A Partnership That Makes Cents.
 
Taitel M, Haufle V, Heck D, et al. Incentives and other factors associated with employee participation in health risk assessments.

 

Driving Safety


Task Force on Community Preventative Services. Recommendations to Reduce Injuries to Motor Vehicle Occupants.
 

Healthy Eating

Brissette I, Fisher B, Spicer DA, King L. Worksite characteristics and environmental and policy supports for cardiovascular disease prevention in New York state.
 
DeJoy DM, Parker KM, Padilla HM, et. al. Combining environmental and individual weight management interventions in a work setting: results from the Dow Chemical study.
 
Emmons KM, Linnan LA, Shadel WG. The working healthy project: a worksite health promotion trial targeting physical activity, diet and smoking.
 
Harris JR, Cross J, Hannon PA, et. al. Employer adoption of evidence-based chronic disease prevention practices: a pilot study.
 
Philyaw Perez A, Phillips MM, Cornell CE, et. al. Promoting dietary change among state health employees in Arkansas through a worksite wellness program: the Healthy Employee Lifestyle Program (HELP).
 
Rock CL, Flatt SW, Sherwood NE, et. al. Effect of a free prepared meal and incentivized weight loss program on weight loss and weight loss maintenance in obese and overweight women: a randomized controlled trial.

 

Increasing Physical Activity

Brissette I, Fisher B, Spicer DA, King L. Worksite characteristics and environmental and policy supports for cardiovascular disease prevention in New York state.

Irvine AB, Philips L, Seely J, et al. Get Moving: a web site that increases physical activity of sedentary employees
 
Matson-Koffman DM, Brownstein JN, Neiner JA, Greaney ML. A site-specific literature review of policy and environmental interventions that promote physical activity and nutrition for cardiovascular health: what works? 

Pedersen MT, Blangsted AK, Andersen LL, et. al. The effect of worksite physical activity intervention on physical capacity, health, and productivity: a 1-year randomized controlled trial.
 
Pronk NP, Martinson B, Kessler RC, Beck AL, Simon GE, Wang P. The association between work performance and physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, and obesity.
 
Terry PE, Seaverson EL, Grossmeier J, Anderson DR. Effectiveness of a worksite telephone-based weight management program.
 
Thomas L, WIlliams M. Promoting physical activity in the workplace: using Pedometers to increase daily levels.
 
van Amelsvoort LGPM, Spigt MG, Swaen GMH, and Kant I. Leisure time physical activity and sickness absenteeism; a prospective study.
 
Yancey AK, McCarthy WJ, Taylor WC, et. al. The Los Angeles lift off: a sociocultural environmental change intervention to integrate physical activity in the workplace.
 

Preventing Unintentional Overdoses

Dubois S, Bedard M, Weaver B. The Association Between Opioid Analgesics and Unsafe Driving Actions Preceding Fatal Crashes.

Paulozzi LJ, Budnitz, DS, Yongi X. Increasing Deaths from Opioid Analgesics in the United States.
 
Paulozzi LJ. Opioid Analgesic Involvement in Drug Abuse Deaths in American Metropolitan Areas.
 
Warner M, Chen LH, Makuc DM. Increase in Fatal Poisonings Involving Opioid Analgesics in the United States.

 

Tobacco Cessation

Brissette I, Fisher B, Spicer DA, King L. Worksite characteristics and environmental and policy supports for cardiovascular disease prevention in New York state.
 
Glasgow RE, Hollis JF, Pettigrew L. Implementing a year-long, worksite-based incentive program for smoking cessation.
 
Glasgow RE, Cummings KM, Hyland A. Relationship of worksite smoking policies to changes in employee tobacco use: findings from COMMIT.

 

Vaccine-Preventable Disease

Bridges CB, Thompson WW, Meltzer MI. Effectiveness and Cost-Benefit of Influenza Vaccination of Healthy Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
 
Campbell DS, Rumley MH. Cost-Effectiveness of the Influenza Vaccine in a Healthy, Working-Age Population.

Dille JH. A Worksite Influenza Immunization Program: Impact on Lost Workdays, Health Care Utilization, and Health Care Spending.
 
Nichol KL, Lind A, Margolis KL, Murdoch M, McFadden R, Hauge M, Magnan A, Drake M. The Effectiveness of Vaccination Against Influenza in Healthy Working Adults.
 
Olsen GW, Burris JM, Burlew MM. Absenteeism Among Employees Who Participated in a Workplace Influenza Immunization Program.
 
Pickering LK, Baker CJ, Freed GL, et. al. Immunization programs for infants, children, adolescents, and adults: clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America.
 
Poland GA, Schaffner W. Immunization guidelines for adult patients: an annual update and a challenge.
 

 

 
 

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