Title: Development of a Triage Decision-making Tool for the Rehabilitation of Injured Workers
Category: Intervention Research
Subcategory: Intervention Research
To categorize claimants based on individual characteristics according to their likelihood of successful return-to-work following various types of rehabilitation.
Develop a clinically useful triage model of factors associated with the treatment success for injured workers undergoing rehabilitation.
Results will help guide decisions regarding type and timing of rehabilitation to facilitate optimal clinical and return-to-work outcomes.
Douglas Gross (University of Alberta)