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Disability Correlates in Canadian Armed Forces Regular Force Veterans
Purpose: This study was undertaken to inform disability mitigation for military veterans by identifying personal, environmental, and health factors associated with activity limitations. Method: A sample of 3154 Canadian ...
Occupational therapy: Addressing performance and participation issues for military personnel, Veterans and their families
Occupational therapists bring a distinctive perspective to the health and well-being of military personnel and Veterans. Occupational therapy’s emphasis on participation, finding meaning and purpose in activities, time use ...
Mental Health Services Use Trends in Canadian Veterans: A Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study in Ontario
Objective: A substantial evidence base in the peer-reviewed literature exists investigating mental illness in the military, but relatively less is documented about mental illness in veterans. This study uses provincial, ...
Overall mortality of Canadian Armed Forces personnel enrolled 1976–2012
Background: Military personnel may be exposed to hazardous substances or environments, making health surveillance critical. However, surveillance is frequently handicapped by long lag times between exposure(s) and outcomes, ...
Prevalence of Chronic Pain and Related Risk Factors in Military Veterans: A Systematic Review Protocol
Review question/objective: The objective of this systematic review is to examine the evidence on the prevalence of, and risk factors associated with, chronic pain in military veterans. The specific review question is: ...
Quality participation experiences in the physical activity domain: Perspectives of veterans with a physical disability
Objectives: An important consideration for physical activity (PA) participation for individuals with a physical disability, including veterans, is that opportunities exist for full participation. Full participation can be ...
The Mental Health of Military-Connected Children: A Scoping Review
Objectives: Children growing up in military families are naturally exposed to certain elements of the military family lifestyle, which has been characterized by a unique triad of mobility, family separation, and risk. The ...
Occupational Therapy and the Families of Military and Veterans
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Spirituality and Moral Injury Among Military Personnel: A Mini-Review
Introduction: Moral injury (MI) results when military personnel are exposed to morally injurious events that conflict with their values and beliefs. Given the complexity of MI and its physical, emotional, social, and ...
Health-related Quality of Life of Canadian Forces Veterans After Transition to Civilian Life
OBJECTIVES: Describe health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of former Canadian Forces (CF) men and women in uniform (Veterans) after transition to civilian life, and compare to age- and sex-adjusted Canadian norms. METHODS: ...