- ItemOpen AccessThe Alberta Workers' Compensation Board Health Care Strategy(1997) Nikolaj, SallyThe objective of the WCB Health Care Strategy is to secure high quality, fair priced Health Care Services for appropriate and timely treatment of injured workers to facilitate their fitness to work.
- ItemOpen AccessThe Teaching of Occupational Health within a Clinical Presentation Curriculum(1999) Corbet, KennethPrior to 1996, the taching of occupational health at the University of Calgary was in three 4-hour blocks within the Adult Lifestyles section of the Family Course. With the changes in curriculm to a clinical presentation model, blocks of time within the lecture schedule were no longer available. the challenge was to integrate the teaching of occupational health into the clinical presentations of several different courses over the first two years of the curriculum.
- ItemOpen AccessPre-Employment Lumbar Spine X-Rays: A Dinosaur in Our Midst(1996) HIlliard, Neva; Sehmer, John; Corbet, Kenneth (ed)From review of the occupational medicine literature it is clear that back x-rays have low sensitivity, low specificity and a low predictive value.
- ItemOpen AccessMild Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Concussion Symptoms(2001) Rose, Jerry; Slessor, JohnThis article describes how Worker's Compensation Board - Alberta, has developed a continuum of care model for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and the information they have accumulated to define key elements of the model.