Health, Work and Wellbeing Network

Bringing together people interested in health, work and wellbeing research

Is work good for your health?

Researchers: Gordon Waddell, Centre for Psychosocial and Disability Research, Cardiff University; A. Kim Burton, Centre for Health and Social Care Research,University of Huddersfield. Funder: Department of Work and Pensions Date: Completed 2006 Aims: To look at...

Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of interventions, strategies, programmes and policies to reduce the number of employees who move from short-term to long-term sickness absence and to help employees on long-term sickness absence return to work

Researcher: J Hillage et al., Institute for Employment Studies Funder: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Date: 2008 Aims: This review addresses two research questions. What work or primary care-based interventions, programmes, policies or...