How can doctors help their patients to return to work?

PLoS Med. 2006 Mar;3(3):e88. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030088. Epub 2006 Mar 28.


Getting back to work is important for most patients but doctors are often unsure how best to help. The article reviews evidence for the effectiveness of the interventions now available.

MeSH terms

  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Chronic Disease / rehabilitation*
  • Employment*
  • Humans
  • Physician's Role*
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Quality of Life