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Associations of sickness absence for pain in the low back, neck and shoulders with wider propensity to pain

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  • David Coggon Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK Arthritis Research UK/MRC Centre for Musculoskeletal Health and Work, Univeristy of Southampton, Southampton, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Georgia Ntani Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK Arthritis Research UK/MRC Centre for Musculoskeletal Health and Work, Univeristy of Southampton, Southampton, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Karen Walker-Bone Medical Research Council Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK Arthritis Research UK/MRC Centre for Musculoskeletal Health and Work, Univeristy of Southampton, Southampton, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Vanda E Felli School of Nursing, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Raul Harari Corporación para el Desarrollo de la Producción y el Medio Ambiente Laboral – IFA (Institute for the Development of Production and the Work Environment), Quito, Ecuador PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Lope H Barrero Department of Industrial Engineering, School of Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sarah A Felknor Southwest Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA Center for Disease Control and Prevention/National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Marianela Rojas Program Health, Work and Environment in Central America, Institute for Studies on Toxic Substances (IRET), National University of Costa Rica, Heredia, Costa Rica PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Anna Cattrell North East London NHS Foundation Trust, Goodmayes Hospital, Ilford, Essex, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Consol Serra Center for Research in Occupational Health (CiSAL), University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain CIBER of Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain IMIM (Hospital del Mar Research Institute), Barcelona, Spain Occupational Health Service, Parc de Salut MAR, Barcelona, Spain PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Matteo Bonzini Department of Clinical Science and Community Health, University of Milan and Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico, Milano, Italy PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Eleni Solidaki Department of Social Medicine, Medical School, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Eda Merisalu Institute of Technology, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tartu, Estonia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Rima R Habib Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Farideh Sadeghian Center for Health Related Social and Behavioral Sciences Research, Shahroud University of Medical Sciences, Shahroud, Iran PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • M Masood Kadir Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • A Rajitha Wickremasinghe Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Ragama, Western, Sri Lanka PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ko Matsudaira Department for Medical Research and Management for Musculoskeletal Pain, 22nd Century Medical and Research Center, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Busisiwe Nyantumbu-Mkhize National Institute for Occupational Health, National Health Laboratory Service, Johannesburg, South Africa Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Helen L Kelsall Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Helen Harcombe Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Professor David Coggon, MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK; dnmc{at}mrc.soton.ac.uk
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Coggon D, Ntani G, Walker-Bone K, et al
Associations of sickness absence for pain in the low back, neck and shoulders with wider propensity to pain

Publication history

  • Received September 8, 2019
  • Revised December 9, 2019
  • Accepted December 24, 2019
  • First published February 20, 2020.
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April 15, 2020

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