Author: Burdorf A

Letters to the Editor [online first; 6 June 2018]   pdf
Authors' response: Letter to the Editor concerning OCRA as preferred method in ISO standards on biomechanical risk factors
Armstrong TJ, Burdorf A, Descatha A, Farioli A, Graf M, Horie S, Marras WS, Potvin JR, Rempel D, Spatari G, Takala E-P, Verbeek J, Violante FS
 
Discussion paper 2018;44(3):323-329   pdf
Scientific basis of ISO standards on biomechanical risk factors
Armstrong TJ, Burdorf A, Descatha A, Farioli A, Graf M, Horie S, Marras WS, Potvin JR, Rempel D, Spatari G, Takala E-P, Verbeek J, Violante FS
 
Original article [online first; 13 February 2018]   pdf
Quality of motivational interviewing matters: the effect on participation in health-promotion activities in a cluster randomized controlled trial
Kouwenhoven-Pasmooij TA, Robroek SJW, Nieboer D, Helmhout PH, Wery MF, Hunink M, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2017;43(6):540-549   pdf full text
The benefits of paid employment among persons with common mental health problems: evidence for the selection and causation mechanism
Schuring M, Robroek SJW, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2017;43(6):526-539   pdf full text
A research framework for the development and implementation of interventions preventing work-related musculoskeletal disorders
van der Beek AJ, Dennerlein JT, Huysmans MA, Mathiassen SE, Burdorf A, van Mechelen W, van Dieën JH, Frings-Dresen MHW, Holtermann A, Janwantanakul P, van der Molen HF, Rempel D, Straker L, Walker-Bone K, Coenen P
 
Original article 2017;43(5):447-456   pdf full text
Legislative change enabling use of early part-time sick leave enhanced return to work and work participation in Finland
Viikari-Juntura E, Virta LJ, Kausto J, Autti-Rämö I, Martimo K-P, Laaksonen M, Leinonen T, Husgafvel-Pursiainen K, Burdorf A, Solovieva S
 
Editorial 2017;43(5):393-395   pdf full text
Analytical strategies to determine whether job strain is an important risk factor for occurrence of low-back pain
Burdorf A, LaMontagne AD
 
Original article 2017;43(1):34-41   pdf full text
“Mental retirement?” Trajectories of work engagement preceding retirement among older workers
de Wind A, Leijten FRM, Hoekstra T, Geuskens GA, Burdorf A, van der Beek AJ
 
Original article 2017;43(1):24-33   pdf full text
The influence of poor health on competing exit routes from paid employment among older workers in 11 European countries
Reeuwijk KG, van Klaveren D, van Rijn RM, Burdorf A, Robroek SJW
 
Editorial 2016;42(4):257-259   pdf full text
To RCT or not to RCT: evidence on effectiveness of return-to-work interventions
Burdorf A, van der Beek AJ
 
Discussion paper 2016;42(1):71-79   pdf full text
Sustainable employability – definition, conceptualization, and implications: A perspective based on the capability approach
van der Klink JJL, Bültmann U, Burdorf A, Schaufeli WB, Zijlstra FRH, Abma FI, Brouwer S, van der Wilt GJ
 
Original article 2015;41(5):441-450   pdf full text
Educational differences in trajectories of self-rated health before, during, and after entering or leaving paid employment in the European workforce
Schuring M, Robroek SJW, Lingsma HF, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2015;41(4):325-327   pdf full text
Understanding the role of work in socioeconomic health inequalities
Burdorf A
 
Discussion paper 2015;41(5):491-503   pdf full text
Evaluation of occupational health interventions using a randomized controlled trial: challenges and alternative research designs
Schelvis RMC, Oude Hengel KM, Burdorf A, Blatter BM, Strijk JE, van der Beek AJ
 
Original article 2015;41(4):384-396   pdf full text
Maternal occupation during pregnancy, birth weight, and length of gestation: combined analysis of 13 European birth cohorts
Casas M, Cordier S, Martínez D, Barros H, Bonde JP, Burdorf A, Costet N, dos Santos AC, Danileviciute A, Eggesbø M, Fernandez MF, Fevotte J, García AM, Gražuleviciene R, Hallner E, Hanke W, Kogevinas M, Kull I, Stemann Larsen P, Melaki V, Monfort C, Nordby K-C, Nybo Andersen A-M, Patelarou E, Polanska K, Richiardi L, Santa Marina L, Snijder C, Tardón A, van Eijsden M, Vrijkotte TGM, Zugna D, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Vrijheid M
 
Original article 2014;40(5):473-482   pdf full text
The influence of chronic health problems on work ability and productivity at work: a longitudinal study among older employees
Leijten FRM, van den Heuvel SG, Ybema JF, van der Beek AJ, Robroek SJW, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2014;40(4):331-333   pdf full text
The importance of preventing work-related disability
Burdorf A, Järvholm B, Härmä M
 
Original article 2014;40(4):420-427   pdf full text
Occupational asbestos exposure and risk of oral cavity and pharyngeal cancer in the prospective Netherlands Cohort Study
Offermans NSM, Vermeulen R, Burdorf A, Goldbohm RA, Keszei AP, Peters S, Kauppinen T, Kromhout H, van den Brandt PA
 
Original article 2014;40(4):335-342   pdf full text
Heavy work and disability pension – a long term follow-up of Swedish construction workers
Järvholm B, Stattin M, Robroek SJW, Janlert U, Karlsson B, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2014;40(1):1-3   pdf full text
National variations in back pain: Ecological fallacy or cultural differences?
Verbeek J, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2014;40(2):186-194   pdf full text
Health, job characteristics, skills, and social and financial factors in relation to early retirement – results from a longitudinal study in the Netherlands
de Wind A, Geuskens GA, Ybema JF, Blatter BM, Burdorf A, Bongers PM, van der Beek AJ
 
Original article 2014;40(1):74-81   pdf full text
Patient transfers and assistive devices: prospective cohort study on the risk for occupational back injury among healthcare workers
Andersen LL, Burdorf A, Fallentin N, Persson R, Jakobsen MD, Mortensen OS, Clausen T, Holtermann A
 
Review 2013;39(3):233-240   pdf full text
The contribution of overweight, obesity, and lack of physical activity to exit from paid employment: a meta-analysis
Robroek SJW, Reeuwijk KG, Hillier FC, Bambra CL, van Rijn RM, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2013;39(5):477-485   pdf full text
Do work factors modify the association between chronic health problems and sickness absence among older employees?
Leijten FRM, van den Heuvel SG, Ybema JF, Robroek SJW, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2013;39(2):164-169   pdf full text
Patient handling and risk for developing persistent low-back pain among female healthcare workers
Holtermann A, Clausen T, Jørgensen MB, Burdorf A, Andersen LL
 
Editorial 2012;38(6):485-488   pdf
The need for novel strategies to analyze the dynamic pattern of worker’s health over time and the consequences for sustained employability
Burdorf A
 
Original article 2013;39(2):134-143   pdf full text
The effect of ill health and socioeconomic status on labor force exit and re-employment: a prospective study with ten years follow-up in the Netherlands
Schuring M, Robroek SJW, Otten Ferdy WJ, Arts CH, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2013;39(2):125-133   pdf full text
Poor health, unhealthy behaviors, and unfavorable work characteristics influence pathways of exit from paid employment among older workers in Europe: a four year follow-up study
Robroek SJW, Schuring M, Croezen S, Stattin M, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2011;37(2):81-84   pdf
Return to work and job retention – increasingly important outcomes in occupational health research
Viikari-Juntura E, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2011;37(3):227-236   pdf
Spontaneous miscarriages and infant deaths among female farmers in rural South Africa
Naidoo S, London L, Burdorf A, Naidoo R, Kromhout H
 
Editorial News 2010;36(6):515-516   pdf
O’Donoghue-Lindy L, Burdorf A, Viikari-Juntura E
 
Review 2010;36(3):189-201   pdf
Associations between work-related factors and specific disorders of the shoulder – a systematic review of the literature
van Rijn RM, Huisstede BMA, Koes BW, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2010;36(1):1-2   pdf
The role of assessment of biomechanical exposure at the workplace in the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders
Burdorf A
 
Original article 1991;17(6):425-429   pdf
Comparison of methods for the assessment of postural load on the back.
Burdorf A, Laan J
 
Original article 1992;18(1):1-9   pdf
Exposure assessment of risk factors for disorders of the back in occupational epidemiology.
Burdorf A
 
Original article 1992;18(6):361-367   pdf
Sources of variance in exposure to postural load on the back in occupational groups.
Burdorf A
 
Original article 1993;19(1):50-54   pdf
Bias in risk estimates from variability of exposure to postural load on the back in occupational groups.
Burdorf A
 
Original article 2009;35(5):325-333   pdf
Impact of work-related factors, lifestyle, and work ability on sickness absence among Dutch construction workers
Alavinia SM, van den Berg TIJ, van Duivenbooden C, Elders LAM, Burdorf A
 
Review 2009;35(1):19-36   pdf
Associations between work-related factors and the carpal tunnel syndrome—a systematic review
van Rijn RM, Huisstede BMA, Koes BW, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2008;34(6):420-429   pdf
Predictors of sick leave and reduced productivity at work among persons with early inflammatory joint conditions
Geuskens GA, Hazes JMW, Barendregt PJ, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2008;34(2):81-82   pdf
The importance of solid employment for health
Burdorf A
 
Original article 2007;33(5):351-357   pdf
Influence of work-related factors and individual characteristics on work ability among Dutch construction workers
Alavinia SM, van Duivenbooden C, Burdorf A
 
Editorial News 2007;33(4):318-319   pdf
Bibliometric analysis of the Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health—results from the past 10 years
Burdorf A, Viikari-Juntura E
 
Editorial 2007;33(4):241-243   pdf
Focus and future of occupational health journals
Viikari-Juntura E, Burdorf A
 
Editorial 2007;33(3):161-164   pdf
Economic evaluation in occupational health—its goals, challenges, and opportunities
Burdorf A
 
Supplement article 2005;31 suppl 2:31-36   pdf
Development of a decision model to identify workers at risk of long-term disability in the construction industry
Burdorf A, Frings-Dresen MHW, van Duivenbooden C, Elders LAM
 
Original article 2005;31(5):367-374   pdf
Reduced productivity after sickness absence due to musculoskeletal disorders and its relation to health outcomes
Lötters F, Meerding W-J, Burdorf A
 
Workshop report 2005;31(3):237-243   pdf
Assessing the work-relatedness of nonspecific low-back pain
Kuiper JI, Burdorf A, Frings-Dresen MHW, Kuijer PPFM, Spreeuwers D, Lötters FJB, Miedema HS
 
Original article 2004;30(4):279-286   pdf
Work-related risk factors for the incidence and recurrence of shoulder and neck complaints among nursing-home and elderly-care workers
Luime JJ, Kuiper JI, Koes BW, Verhaar JAN, Miedema HS, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2004;30(1):56-63   pdf
Different risk factors for musculoskeletal complaints and musculoskeletal sickness absence
IJzelenberg W, Molenaar D, Burdorf A
 
Original article 2003;29(6):431-440   pdf
Model for the work-relatedness of low-back pain
Lötters F, Burdorf A, Kuiper J, Miedema H
 
Original article 2001;27(6):373-380   pdf
A novel approach for evaluating level, frequency and duration of lumbar posture simultaneously during work
Jansen JP, Burdorf A, Steyerberg E
 
Consensus report 2001;27(5):354-357   pdf
Broadening the view of exposure assessment
Hagberg M, reporter, Punnett L, reporter, Bergqvist U, reporter, Burdorf A, reporter, Härenstam A, reporter, Kristensen TS, reporter, Lillienberg L, reporter, Quinn M, reporter, Smith TJ, reporter, Westberg H, reporter
 
Original article 2001;27(2):125-132   pdf
Group-based measurement strategies in exposure assessment explored by bootstrapping
Hoozemans MJM, Burdorf A, van der Beek AJ, Frings-Dresen MHW, Mathiassen SE
 
Article 1999;25 suppl 4:25-30   pdf
Exposure assessment strategies for work-related risk factors for musculoskeletal disorders
Burdorf A, van der Beek A
 
Editorial 1999;25(2):81-83   pdf
In musculoskeletal epidemiology are we asking the unanswerable in questionnaires on physical load?
Burdorf A, van der Beek AJ
 
Workshop report 1998;24(4):312-317   pdf
Towards the coordination of European research on the carcinogenic effects of asbestos
Boffetta P, Burdorf A, Goldberg M, Merler E, Siemiatycki J
 
Review 1997;23(4):243-256   pdf
Positive and negative evidence of risk factors for back disorders
Burdorf A, Sorock G
 
Original article 1995;21(3):215-222   pdf
Sources of variance in exposure to nonneutral trunk postures in varying working situations
van der Beek AJ, Kuiper JI, Dawson M, Burdorf A, Bongers PM, Frings-Dresen MHW
 
Original article 1995;21(1):15-23   pdf
Reducing random measurement error in assessing postural load on the back in epidemiologic surveys
Burdorf A