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P.M. Bongers

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20002015

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2015

Bias and Power in Group-Based Epidemiologic Studies of Low-Back Pain Exposure and Outcome - Effects of Study Size and Exposure Measurement Efforts.

Coenen, P., Mathiassen, S. E., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2015, In : Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 59, 4, p. 439-454

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Detailed assessment of low-back loads may not be worth the effort: A comparison of two methods for exposure-outcome assessment of low-back pain

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R. L., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2015, In : Applied Ergonomics. 51, p. 322-330

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The effect of the presence and characteristics of an outlying group on exposure-outcome associations

Coenen, P., Mathiassen, S. E., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R. L., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2015, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 41, 1, p. 65-74

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2014

Cumulative mechanical low-back load at work is a determinant of low-back pain

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2014, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 71, 5, p. 332-337

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Health, job characteristics, skills, and social and financial factors in relation to early retirement - results from a longitudinal study in the Netherlands

de Wind, A., Geuskens, G. A., Ybema, J. F., Blatter, B. M., Burdorf, A., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2014, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 40, 2, p. 186-194

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Prevention Program at Construction Worksites Aimed at Improving Health and Work Ability Is Cost-Saving to the Employer: Results From an RCT

Oude Hengel, K. M., Bosmans, J. E., van Dongen, J. M., Bongers, P. M., van der Beek, A. J. & Blatter, B. M., 2014, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 57, 1, p. 56-68

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Study on Transitions in Employment, Ability and Motivation (STREAM): The Design of a Four-year Longitudinal Cohort Study among 15,118 Persons Aged 45 to 64 Years

Ybema, J. F., Geuskens, G. A., van den Heuvel, S. G., de Wind, A., Leijten, F. R., Joling, C., Blatter, B. M., Burdorf, A., van der Beek, A. J. & Bongers, P. M., 2014, In : British Journal of Medicine and Medical Research. 4, 6, p. 21-28

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Trial-Based Economic Evaluations in Occupational Health Principles, Methods, and Recommendations

van Dongen, J. M., van Wier, M. F., Tompa, E., Bongers, P. M., van der Beek, A. J., van Tulder, M. W. & Bosmans, J. E., 2014, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 56, 6, p. 563-572

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2013

An exploratory study of associations of physical activity with mental health and work engagement

van Berkel, J., Proper, K. I., Dam, A., Boot, C. R. L., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2013, In : BMC Public Health. 13, 558.

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Bridging the gap between the economic evaluation literature and daily practice in occupational health: a qualitative study among decision-makers in the healthcare sector

van Dongen, J. M., Tompa, E., Clune, L., Sarnocinska-Hart, A., Bongers, P. M., van Tulder, M. W., van der Beek, A. J. & van Wier, M. F., 2013, In : Implementation Science. p. 8:57

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Cumulative Low Back Load at Work as a Risk Factor of Low Back Pain: A Prospective Cohort Study

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R., Twisk, J. W., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2013, In : Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 23, 1, p. 11-18

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Inter-rater reliability of a video-analysis method measuring low-back load in a field situation

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R. L., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2013, In : Applied Ergonomics. 44, 5, p. 828-834

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Pathways through which health influences early retirement: a qualitative study

de Wind, A., Geuskens, G. A., Reeuwijk, K. G., Westerman, M. J., Ybema, J. F., Burdorf, A., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2013, In : BMC Public Health. 13, 292.

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The effectiveness of a construction worksite prevention program on work ability, health, and sick leave: results from a cluster randomized controlled trial

Oude Hengel, K. M., Blatter, B. M., van der Molen, H. F., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2013, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 39, 5, p. 456-467

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The relation between body mass index and musculoskeletal symptoms in the working population

Viester, L., Verhagen, E. A. L. M., Oude Hengel, K. M., Koppes, L. L. J., van der Beek, A. J. & Bongers, P. M., 2013, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 14, 238.

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2012

A systematic review of the cost-effectiveness of worksite physical activity and/or nutrition programs

van Dongen, J. M., Proper, K. I., van Wier, M. F., van der Beek, A. J., Bongers, P. M., van Mechelen, W. & van Tulder, M. W., 2012, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 38, 5, p. 393-408

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Factors associated with the ability and willingness to continue working until the age of 65 in construction workers

Oude Hengel, K. M., Blatter, B. M., Geuskens, G. A., Koppes, L. L. & Bongers, P. M., 2012, In : International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 85, 7, p. 783-790

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The contribution of load magnitude and number of load cycles to cumulative low-back load estimations: A study based on in-vitro compression data

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2012, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 27, 10, p. 1083-1087

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The economic evaluation of a Participatory Ergonomics programme to prevent low back and neck pain

Driessen, M. T., Bosmans, J. E., Proper, K. I., Anema, J. R., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2012, In : Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation. 41, p. 2315-2320

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Work-site musculoskeletal pain risk estimates by trained observers – a prospective cohort study.

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R., Douwes, M., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2012, In : Ergonomics. 55, 11, p. 1373-1381

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2011

Estimation of low back moments from video analysis: a validation study

Coenen, P., Kingma, I., Boot, C. R., Faber, G. S., Xu, X., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2011, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 44, 13, p. 2369-2375

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Intervention mapping as a framework for developing an intervention at the worksite for older construction workers

Oude Hengel, K. M., Joling, C. I., Proper, K. I., van der Molen, H. F. & Bongers, P. M., 2011, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 26, 1, p. e1-e10

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Meeting the Challenges of Implementing an Intervention to Promote Work Ability and Health-Related Quality of Life at Construction Worksites A Process Evaluation

Oude Hengel, K. M., Blatter, B. M., van der Molen, H. F., Joling, C. I., Proper, K. I., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2011, In : Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 53, 12, p. 1483-1491

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Systematic review on the financial return of worksite health promotion programmes aimed at improving nutrition and/or increasing physical activity

van Dongen, J. M., Proper, K. I., van Wier, M. F., van der Beek, A. J., Bongers, P. M., van Mechelen, W. & van Tulder, M. W., 2011, In : Obesity Reviews. 12, 12, p. 1031-1049 18 p.

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2010

A worksite prevention program for construction workers: design of a randomized controlled trial

Oude Hengel, K. M., Joling, C. I., Proper, K. I., Blatter, B. M. & Bongers, P. M., 2010, In : BMC Public Health. 10, 8 p., 336.

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Effectiveness of a questionnaire based intervention programme on the prevalence of arm, shoulder and neck symptoms, risk factors and sick leave in computer workers: a cluster randomised controlled trial in an occupational setting

Spekle, E., Hoozemans, M. J. M., Blatter, B. M., Heinrich, J., van der Beek, A. J., Knol, D. L., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2010, In : BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 11, p. 99 11 p.

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On the relationships among work characteristics and learning-related behavior: Does age matter?

de Lange, A. H., Taris, T. W., Jansen, P. G. W., Kompier, M. A. J., Houtman, I. & Bongers, P. M., 2010, In : Journal of Organizational Behavior. 31, p. 925-950

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Process evaluation of a parcipatory ergonomics programme to prevent low back pain and neck pain among workers

Driessen, M. T., Proper, K. I., Anema, J. R., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2010, In : Implementation Science. 5, p. 65 11 p.

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The effectiveness of physical and organisational ergonomic interventions on low back pain and neck pain: a sytematic review

Driessen, M. T., Proper, K. I., van Tulder, M. W., Anema, J. R., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2010, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 67, p. 277-285

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What are possible barriers and facilitators to implementation of a participatory ergonomics programme?

Driessen, M. T., Groenewoud, K., Proper, K. I., Anema, J. R., Bongers, P. M. & van der Beek, A. J., 2010, In : Implementation Science. 5, p. 64 12 p.

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2009

Age-related differences in muscular capacity among workers

Hamberg-van Reenen, H. H., van der Beek, A. J., Blatter, B. M., van Mechelen, W. & Bongers, P. M., 2009, In : International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health. 82, 9, p. 1115-1121

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A hard day's night: a longitudinal study on the relationships among job demands and job control, sleep quality and fatigue

de Lange, A. H., Kompier, M. A. J., Taris, T. W., Geurts, S. A. E., Beckers, D. G. J., Houtman, I. L. H. & Bongers, P. M., 2009, In : Journal of Sleep Research. 18, 3, p. 374-383

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Equal task, equal exposure? Are men and women with the same tasks equally exposed to awkward working postures?

Hooftman, W. E., van der Beek, A. J., van de Wal, B. G., Knol, D. L., Bongers, P. M., Burdof, A. & van Mechelen, W., 2009, In : Ergonomics. 52, 9, p. 1079-1086

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Internal consistency, test-retest reliability and concurrent validity of a questionnaire on work-related exposure related to arm, shoulder and neck symptoms in computer workers

Spekle, E., Hoozemans, M. J. M., van der Beek, A. J., Blatter, B. M., Bongers, P. M. & van Dieen, J. H., 2009, In : Ergonomics. 52, 9, p. 1087-1103

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2008

Authors' response

Huysmans, M. A., Blatter, B. M., van der Beek, A. J., van Mechelen, W., Bongers, P. M. & Ijmker, S., 2008, In : Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 65, 2, p. 147-147

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