Recurrence of sickness absence episodes certified by general practitioners in the UK.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Compared to other areas of sickness certification, recurrence of certified sickness absence has been relatively under-researched. OBJECTIVES This study aims to report the extent and patterns of recurrence and to identify factors associated with higher rates of recurrence. METHODS Sickness certification ('fit note') data were collected from 68… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/13814788.2016.1156083

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