Prognostic Factors for Duration of Sick Leave Due to Low-Back Pain in Dutch Health Care Professionals

@article{Steenstra2005PrognosticFF,
  title={Prognostic Factors for Duration of Sick Leave Due to Low-Back Pain in Dutch Health Care Professionals},
  author={Ivan A Steenstra and Fieke Sophia Koopman and Dirk L. Knol and Eric Kat and Paulien M. Bongers and H. C. W. De Vet and PhD Willem van Mechelen},
  journal={Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation},
  year={2005},
  volume={15},
  pages={591-605}
}
Background: Information on prognostic factors for duration of sick leave due to low-back pain (LBP) is growing. In this prospective cohort study prognostic factors for duration of sick leave and course of disability were identified in a very early stage of sick leave due to LBP in an occupational health care setting. Methods: A total of 615 workers calling in sick from work due to LBP at an occupational health service (OHS) of one institution completed a questionnaire. Duration of follow-up was… CONTINUE READING
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