Faculty Member

Pierre Cote DC, PhD

Email Address(es)
pierre.cote@utoronto.ca
Office Phone
905-721-8668 x2629
Office Address
UOIT-CMCC Centre for Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation 2000 Simcoe Street North Oshawa, Ontario L1H7K4
Division(s)/Office
Epidemiology Division
Office of Global Public Health Education & Training
Position
Associate Professor
SGS Status
Full Member
Appointment Status
Status Only

Research Interests

  • Epidemiology of musculoskeletal disorders and disability
  • Traffic injury epidemiology
  • Occupational health epidemiology
  • Cohort studies
  • Randomized controlled trials
  • Record linkage
  • Systematic reviews of observational studies
  • Relationship between depression and back and neck pain

Primary Teaching Responsibilities

Honours & Awards

  • Canada Research Chair in Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation. Canada Research Chair Program (Tier II) – Canadian Institute of Health Research. July 2013-June 2018. ($500,000).

Representative Publications

 

1.          Lemeunier N, da Silva-Oolup S, Chow N, Southerst D, Carroll L, Wong JJ, Shearer H, Mastragostino P, Cox J, Côté E, Murnaghan K, Sutton D, Côté P. Reliability and validity of clinical tests to assess the anatomical integrity of the cervical spine in adults with neck pain and its associated disorders: Part 1. A systematic review from the Cervical Assessment and Diagnosis Research Evaluation (CADRE) Collaboration. Submitted to European Spine Journal. Eur Spine J. 2017 doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5153- .

2.          Nolet PS, Kristman VK, Côté P, Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD. The association between a history of a low back injury in a motor vehicle collision and troublesome low back pain: a population based cohort study.  Eur Spine J. 2017. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5090.

3.          Dobranowski K*, Lloyd M, Côté P, Balogh R. Validity of proxy-reported height and weight to derive BMI in adults participating in Special Olympics. J Appl Res Intellect Disabil. 2017. doi: 10.1111/jar.12332.

4.          Wong JJ, Côté P, Sutton D, Randhawa K, Yu H, Varatharajan S, Goldgrub R, Nordin M, Gross D, Shearer HM, Carroll LJ, Stern P, Ameis A, Southerst D, Mior S, Stupar M, Varatharajan T, Taylor-Vaisey A. Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Non-invasive Management of Low Back Pain: A Systematic Review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Eur J Pain. 2017.   21(2): 201–216. doi: 10.1002/ejp.931.

5.          Cassidy JD, Boyle E, Côté P, Hogg-Johnson S, Bondy SJ, Haldeman S. Risk of carotid stroke after chiropractic care: a population-based case-crossover study. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017. 26(4): 842-850. doi: 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2016.10.031.

6.          Dion S*, Wong JJ, Côté P, Yu H, Sutton D, K, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Stern P, Nordin M, Chung C, D’Angelo K, Dresser J, Brown C, Menta R, Ammendolia C, Shearer HM, Stupar M, Ameis A, Mior S, Carroll LJ, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. Are passive physical modalities effective for the management of common soft tissue injuries of the elbow? A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Clin J Pain. 2017. 33(1): 71-86. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000368.

7.          Jacobs CL*, Cassidy JD, Côté P, Boyle E, Ramel E, Ammendolia C, Hartvigsen J, Schwartz I. Musculoskeletal Injuries in Professional Dancers: Prevalence and Associated Factors. An International Cross-Sectional Study. Clin J Sport Med. 2017. 27(2): 153-160. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000314.

8.          Boyle E, Cassidy JD, Côté P, and Carroll LJ. The relationship between insurance claim closure and recovery after traffic injuries for individuals with whiplash associated disorders. Disabil Rehabil. 2017. 39(9): 889-896. doi: 10.3109/09638288.2016.1170211.

9.          Brady O, Nordin M, Hondras M, Outerbridge G, Kopansky-Giles D, Côté P, da Silva S, Ford T, Eberspaecher S, Acaroğlu E, Mmopelwa T, Hurwitz EL, Haldeman S. Global Forum: Spine Research and Training in Underserved, Low and Middle-Income, Culturally Unique Communities: The World Spine Care Charity Research Program’s Challenges and Facilitators. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016. 98(24):e110. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.16.00723.

10.       Ammendolia C, Côté P, Cancelliere C, Cassidy JD, Hartvigsen J, Boyle E, Soklaridis S, Stern P, Amick B. Healthy and productive workers: using intervention mapping to design a workplace health promotion and wellness program to improve presenteeism. BMC Public Health. 2016. 16(1):1190.

11.       Carnide N*, Hogg-Johnson S, Côté P, Irvin E, Van Eerd D, Koehoorn M, Furlan A. Early prescription opioid use for musculoskeletal disorders and work outcomes: A systematic review of the literature. Clin J Pain. 2016. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000452.

12.       Shearer HM*, Côté P, Boyle E, Hayden JA, Frank J, Johnson WG. Who will have sustainable employment after a back injury? The development of a clinical prediction model in a cohort of injured workers. J Occup Rehabil. 2016 Nov 2. doi: 10.1007/s10926-016-9678-6.

13.       Yu H, Randhawa K, Côté P, OPTIMa Collaboration. What is the Effectiveness of Physical Agents for Lower-Limb Soft Tissue Injuries: A Systematic Review. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2016. 46(7): 523-524. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2016.6521.

14.       Ammendolia C, Côté P, Rampersaud YR, Southerst D, Budgell B, Bombardier C, Hawker G. The boot camp program for lumbar spinal stenosis: a protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Chiropr Man Therap. 2016. 18;24:25. doi: 10.1186/s12998-016-0106-y. eCollection 2016.

15.       Tetreault L*, Wilson JR, Kotter MR, Nouri A, Côté P, Kopjar B, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG. Predicting the minimum clinically important difference in patients undergoing surgery for the treatment of degenerative cervical myelopathy. Neurosurg Focus. 2016. 40(6): E14. doi: 10.3171/2016.3.FOCUS1665.

16.       Cox J*, Varatharajan S, Côté P, Yu H, Wong JJ, Sutton D, Randhawa K, Goldgrub R, Southerst D, Shearer HM, Stern PJ, Dion S, D’Angelo K, Brown C, Menta R, Bohay R, Nordin M, Carroll LJ, Miro S, Stupar M, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. Effectiveness of Acupuncture Therapies to Manage Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Extremities: A Systematic Review. 2016. J of Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 46(6): 409-429. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2016.6270.

17.       Tetreault L*, Tan G, Kopjar B, Côté P, Arnold P, Nugaeva N, Fehlings MG. Clinical and Surgical Predictors of Complications following Surgery for the Treatment of Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: Results from the Multicenter, Prospective AOSpine International study of 479 patients. Neurosurgery. 2016. 79(1): 33-44. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001151.

18.       Côté P, Wong JJ, Sutton D, Shearer HM, Mior S, Randhawa K, Ameis A, Carroll LJ, Nordin M, Yu H, Lindsay G, Southerst D, Varatharjan S, Jacobs C, Stupar M, Taylor-Vaisey A, van der Velde G, Gross D, Brison R, Paulden M, Ammendolia C, Cassidy JD, Loisel P, Marshall S, Bohay R, Stapleton J, Lacerte M, Krahn M, Salhany R. Management of Neck Pain and Associated Disorders: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Eur Spine J. 2016. 25(7): 2000-2022. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4467-7.

19.       Sutton D, Gross D, Côté P, Randhawa K, Yu H, Wong JJ, Stern P, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, Shearer HM, Stupar M, Goldgrub R, van der Velde G, Nordin M, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. Multimodal care for the management of musculoskeletal disorders of the elbow, forearm, wrist and hand: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. 2016. Chiropr Man Therap. 2016; 24:8. doi: 10.1186/s12998-016-0089-8. eCollection.

20.       Wong JJ, Côté P, Ameis A, Varatharajan S, Varatharajan T, Shearer HM, Brison RJ, Sutton D, Randhawa K, Yu H, Southerst D, Goldgrub R, Mior S, Stupar M, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. Are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs effective for the management of neck pain and associated disorders, whiplash-associated disorders, or non-specific low back pain? A systematic review of systematic reviews by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Eur Spine J. 2016. 25(1): 34-61. doi: 10.1007/s00586-015-3891-4.

21.       Goldgrub R*, Côté P, Sutton D, Wong JJ, Yu H, Randhawa K, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, Mior SA, Shearer HM, Jacobs C, Stupar M, Chung CL, Abdulla S, Balogh R, Dogra S, Nordin MC, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of multimodal care for the management of soft tissue injuries of the shoulder: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. 2016. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016. 39(2): 121-139. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2016.01.002.

22.       Brown CK, Southerst D, Côté P, Shearer HM, Randhawa K, Wong JJ, Yu H, Varatharajan S, Sutton D, Stern PJ, D’Angelo K, Dion S, Cox J, Menta R, Goldgrub R, Stupar M, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of exercise on recovery and clinical outcomes in patients with soft tissue injuries of the hip, thigh, or knee: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016. 2016 Feb. 39(2):110-120.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2016.01.003.

23.       Sutton D, Nordin M, Côté P, Randhawa K, Yu H, Wong JJ, Stern P, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, Shearer HM, Stupar M, Chung C, Goldgrub R, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of multimodal care for soft-tissue injuries of the lower extremity: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. 2016. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016. 39(2): 95-109.e1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2016.01.004.

24.       Lindsay G, Mior M, Côté P, Linda Carroll LJ, Shearer H. Patients’ Experiences With Vehicle Collision to Inform the Development of Clinical Practice Guidelines: A Narrative Inquiry. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016. 39(3): 218-228. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2016.01.005.

25.       Varatharajan S, Ferguson B, Chrobak K, Shergill Y, Côté P, Wong JJ, Yu H, Shearer H, Sutton D, Randhawa K, Jacobs C, Abdulla S, Woitzik E, Marchand AA, van der Velde G, Carroll LJ, Nordin M, Ammendolia C, Mior S, Ameis A, Stupar M, Taylor-Vaisey A. Are non-invasive interventions effective for the management of headaches associated with neck pain? An update of the Bone and Joint Decade Rask Force on Neck Pain and Its Associated Disorders by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Eur Spine J. 2016 Jul; 25(7): 1971-1999 doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4376-9.

26.       Skillgate E, Côté P, Cassidy JD, Boyle E, Carroll L, PhD, Holm LW. The effect of early intensive care on recovery from whiplash associated disorders – Results of a population based cohort study. 2016. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 97(5): 739-746. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2015.12.028.

27.       Randhawa K, Bohay R, Côté P, van der Velde G, Sutton D, Wong JJ, Yu H, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Mior S, Stupar M, Shearer HM, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. The Effectiveness of Non-invasive Interventions for Temporomandibular Disorders: A Systematic Review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Clin J Pain. 2016. 32(3): 260-278. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000247.

28.       Nolet PS, Kristman VL, Côté P, Carroll LJ, Hincapié CA, David Cassidy J. The association between a lifetime history of work-related low back injury and future low back pain: a population-based cohort study. Eur Spine J. 2016. 25(4):1242-1250. doi: 10.1007/s00586-015-4151-3.

29.       Ammendolia C, Côté P, Rampersaud YR, Southerst D, Budgell B, Bombardier C, Hawker G. Effect of TENS Versus Placebo on Walking Capacity in Patients With Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: A Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial. J Chiropr Med. 2016. 15(3):197-203. doi: 10.1016/j.jcm.2016.04.001.

30.       Carnide N, Franche RL, Hogg-Johnson S, Côté P, Breslin FC, Severin CN, Bültmann U, Krause N. Course of Depressive Symptoms Following a Workplace Injury: A 12-Month Follow-Up Update. 2015. J Occup Rehabil. 2016. 26(2): 204-215. doi: 10.1007/s10926-015-9604-3.

31.       van der Velde G, Yu H, Paulden M, Côté P, Varatharajan S, Shearer HM, Wong JJ, Randhawa K, Southerst D, Mior S, Sutton D, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. Which interventions are cost-effective for the management of whiplash-associated and neck pain-associated disorders? A systematic review of the health economic literature by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Spine J. 2016. 16(12):1582-1597. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.08.025.

32.       Shearer HM, Carroll LJ, Wong JJ, Côté P, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, Sutton DA, Randhawa KA, Yu H, Mior SA, van der Velde GM, Nordin MC, Stupar M, Taylor-Vaisey AL. Are psychological interventions effective for the management of neck pain and whiplash-associated disorders? A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Spine J. 2016 Dec; 16(12):1566-1581. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.08.011.

33.       Yu H, Côté P, Southerst D, Wong JJ, Varatharajan S, Shearer HM, Gross DP, van der Velde GM, Carroll LJ, Mior SA, Ameis A, Jacobs CL, Taylor-Vaisey AL. Does structured patient education improve the recovery and clinical outcomes of patients with neck pain? A systematic review from the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Spine J. 2016; 16(12):1524-1540. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.03.039.

34.       Southerst D, Nordin MC, Côté P, Shearer HM, Varatharajan S, Yu H, Wong JJ, Sutton DA, Randhawa KA, van der Velde GM, Mior SA, Carroll LJ, Jacobs CL, Taylor-Vaisey AL. Is exercise effective for the management of neck pain and associated disorders or whiplash-associated disorders? A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Spine J. 2016; 16(12):1503-1523. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.02.014.

35.       Wong JJ, Shearer HM, Mior SA, Jacobs C, Côté P, Randhawa K, Yu H, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Sutton D, van der Velde G, Carroll LJ, Ameis A, Ammendolia C, Brison R, Nordin M, Stupar M, Taylor-Vaisey A. Are manual therapies, passive physical modalities, or acupuncture effective for the management of patients with whiplash-associated disorders or neck pain and associated disorders? An update of the Bone and Joint Decade Task Force on Neck Pain and its Associated Disorders by the OPTIMa Collaboration. Spine J. 2016. 16(12): 1598-1630. doi.org/doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.08.024.

36.       Tetreault L*, Ibrahim A, Côté P, Singh A, Fehlings MG. A systematic review of clinical and surgical predictors of complications following surgery for degenerative cervical myelopathy. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016. 24(1):77-99. doi: 10.3171/2015.3.SPINE14971.

37.       Piper S, Shearer HM, Côté P, Wong JJ, Yu H, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, Randhawa K, Sutton D, Stupar M, Nordin M, Mior S, van der Velde G, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of soft-tissue therapy for the management of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries of the upper and lower extremities: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Man Ther. 2016. 21:18-34. doi.org/10.1016/j.math.2015.08.011.

38.       Sutton D, Côté P, Wong JJ, Varatharajan S, Randhawa K, Yu H, Southerst D, Shearer HM, van der Velde G, Nordin M, Carroll LJ, Mior S, Taylor-Vaisey A. Is multimodal care effective for the management of patients with whiplash-associated disorders or neck pain and associated disorders? A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Spine J. 2016. 16(12):1541-1565. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee. 2014.06.019.

39.       Tetreault L*, Le D, Côté P, Fehlings M. The Practical Application of Clinical Prediction Rules: A Commentary Using Case Examples in Surgical Patients with Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy. Global Spine J. 2015. 5(6):457-65. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1567838.

40.       Chung CL*, Côté P, Stern P, L’espérance G. The Association Between Cervical Spine Manipulation and Carotid Artery Dissection: A Systematic Review of the Literature. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2015. 38(9):672-676. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.09.005.

41.       Randhawa K, Côté P, Gross D, Wong JJ, Yu H, Sutton D, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Mior S, van der Velde G, Stupar M, Shearer HM, Lindsay GM, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of structured patient education for the management of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries of the extremities: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. J Can Chiropr Assoc. 2015; 59(4): 349-362.

42.       Tetreault L*, Kopjar B, Côté P, Arnold P, Fehlings MG. A Clinical Prediction Rule for Functional Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy: Analysis of an International Prospective Multicenter Data Set of 757 Subjects. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2015; 97(14):2038-2046. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.O.00189.

43.       Stupar M*, Côté P, Beaton DE, Boyle E, Cassidy JD. A test-retest reliability study of the Whiplash Disability Questionnaire in patients with acute whiplash-associated disorders. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2015. 38(9): 629-636. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2015.10.003.

44.       Southerst D, Yu H, Randhawa K, Côté P, D’Angelo, Shearer HM, Wong JJ, Sutton D, Varatharajan S, Goldgrub R, Dion S, Cox J, Menta R, Brown CK, Stern PJ, Stupar M, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of manual therapy for the management of musculoskeletal disorders of the upper and lower extremities: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Chiropr Man Therap. 2015. 23:30 doi 10.1186/s12998-015-0075-6. eCollection.

45.       Tetreault L*, Nouri A, Kopjar B, Côté P, Fehlings MG. The minimum clinically important difference of the modified Japanese Orthopaedic Association Scale in patients with degenerative cervical myelopathy. Spine. 2015; 40(21):1653-1659. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001127.

46.       Skillgate E, Bill AS, Côté P, Viklund P, Peterson A, Holm LW. The effect of massage therapy and/or exercise therapy on subacute or long-lasting neck pain – the Stockholm neck trial (STONE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2015;16(1):414. doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-0926-4.

47.       D’Angelo K*, Sutton D, Côté P, Dion S, Wong JJ, Yu H, Randhawa K, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Cox Dresser J, Brown C, Menta R, Nordin M, Shearer HM, Ameis A, Stupar M, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. The Effectiveness of Passive Physical Modalities for the Management of Soft Tissue Injuries and Neuropathies of the Wrist and Hand: A Systematic Review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2015. 38(7): 493-506. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2015.06.006.

48.       Stupar M*, Côté P, Beaton D, Boyle E, Cassidy JD. Structural and Construct Validity of the Whiplash Disability Questionnaire in Adults with Acute Whiplash-associated Disorders. Spine J. 2015. 15(11):2369-2377. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.07.006.

49.       Southerst D, Marchand AA, Côté P, Shearer HM, Wong JJ, Varatharajan S, Randhawa K, Sutton D, Yu H, Gross DP, Jacobs C, Goldgrub R, Stupar M, Mior S, Carroll LJ, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of noninvasive interventions for musculoskeletal thoracic spine and chest wall pain: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2015. 38(7):521-531. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2015.06.002.

50.       Menta R*, Randhawa K, Côté P, Wong JJ, Yu H, Sutton D, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, D’Angelo K, Cox J, Brown C, Dion S, Mior S, Stupar M, Shearer HM, Lindsay GM, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. The effectiveness of exercise for the management of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries of the elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2015. 38(7):507-520. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2015.06.002.

51.       Tang K*, Beaton DE, Hogg-Johnson S, Côté P, Loisel P, Amick III BC. Does the Upper-Limb Work Instability Scale predict transitioning out of work among injured workers? Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2015. 96(9):1658-1965. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.04.022.

52.       Nouri A, Tetreault L, Côté P, Zamorano JJ, Dalzell K, Fehlings MG. Does Magnetic Resonance Imaging Improve the Predictive Performance of a Validated Clinical Prediction Rule Developed to Evaluate Surgical Outcome in Patients with Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy? Spine. 2015. 40(14):1092-1100. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000919.

53.       Abdulla SY*, Southerst D, Côté P, Shearer HM, Sutton D, Randhawa K, Varatharajan S, Wong JJ, Yu H, Marchand A, Chrobak K, Woitzik E, Shergill Y, Ferguson B, Stupar M, Nordin M, Jacobs C, Mior S, Carroll LJ, van der Velde G, Taylor-Vaisey A. Is exercise effective for the management of sub-acromial impingement syndrome and other soft tissue unjuries of the shoulder? A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Man Ther. 2015. 20(5):646-656. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2015.03.013.

54.       Woitzik E*, Jacobs C, Wong JJ, Côté P, Shearer HM, Randhawa K, Sutton D, Southerst D, Varatharajan S, Brison R, Yu H, van der Velde G, Stern PJ, Taylor-Vaisey A, Stupar M, Mior S, Carroll LJ. The effectiveness of exercise on recovery and clinical outcomes of soft tissue injuries of the leg, ankle, and foot: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. 2015. Man Ther. 20(5):633-645. doi: 10.1016/j.math.2015.03.012.

55.       Tetreault L*, Côté P, Kopjar B, Arnold P, Fehlings M. A Clinical Prediction Model to Assess Surgical Outcome in Patients with Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: Internal and External Validation using the Prospective Multicenter AOSpine North American and International Datasets of 743 Patients. Spine J. 2015; 15(3):388-397. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.12.145.

56.       Yu H, Côté P, Shearer HM, Wong JJ, Sutton DA, Randhawa KA, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, Mior SA, Ameis A, Stupar M, Nordin M, van der Velde GM, Carroll LJ, Jacobs CL, Taylor-Vaisey AL, Abdulla S, Shergill Y. Effectiveness of passive physical modalities for shoulder pain: systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Phys Ther. 2015; 95(3):306-318. doi: 10.2522/ptj.20140361.

57.       Nolet PS, Côté P, Kristman VL, Rezai M, Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD. Is neck pain associated with worse health related quality of life six months later? A population-based cohort study. Spine J. 2015; 15(4):675-684. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.12.009. (Impact factor: 2.660).

58.       Nolet PS, Kristman V, Côté P, Rezai M, Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD.   Is low back pain associated with worse health related quality of life 6 months later? Eur Spine J. 2015; 24(3):458-466. doi: 10.1007/s00586-014-3649-4.

59.       Palmlöf L*, Côté P, Holm L, Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD, Skillgate E. Are prevalent self-reported cardiovascular disorders associated with delayed recovery from whiplash-associated disorders: a population-based cohort study. Clin J Pain. 2015;31(3):247-253doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000107.

60.       Wong JJ, Côté P, Shearer HM, Carroll L, Yu H, Varatharajan S, Southerst D, van der Velde G, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. Clinical practice guidelines for the management of common conditions related to traffic collisions: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. Disabil Rehabil. 2015; 37(6):471-489. doi:10.3109/09638288.2014.932448.

61.       Trippolini MA, Dijkstra PU, Côté P, Scholz-Odermatt SM, Geertzen JH, Reneman MF.   Can functional capacity tests predict future work capacity in patients with whiplash-associated disorders? Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014; 95(12): 2357-2366. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr. 2014. 07. 406.

62.       Wong JJ, Côté P, Quesnele J, Stern P, Mior SA. Systematic review on course and prognostic factors of symptomatic cervical disc herniation with radiculopathy. Spine J. 2014;14(8):1781-1789. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.02.032.

63.       Shaw WS, Kristman VL, Williams-Whitt K, Soklaridis S, Huang YH, Côté P, Loisel P. The Job Accommodation Scale (JAS): Psychometric Evaluation of a New Measure of Employer Support for Temporary Job Modifications. J Occup Rehabil. 2014; 24(4):755-65. doi 10.1007/s10926-014-9508-7.

64.       Varatharajan S, Côté P, Shearer HM, Loisel P, Wong JJ, Southerst D, Yu H, Randhawa K, Sutton D, van der Velde G, Mior S, Carroll LJ, Jacobs C, Taylor-Vaisey A. Are Work Disability Prevention Interventions Effective for the Management of Neck Pain and Upper Extremity Injuries? A Systematic Review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration. J Occup Rehabil. 2014. 24(4):692-708. doi 10.1007/s10926-014-9501-1.

65.       Salmi LR, Cassidy JD, Holm L, Cancelliere C, Côté P, Borg J. Introduction to the findings of the International Collaboration on Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Prognosis (ICoMP): What is a prognostic study? Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 suppl):S95-S100. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.10.026.

66.       Cancelliere C, Cassidy JD, Li A, Donovan J, Côté P, Hincapié CA. Systematic search and review procedures: Results of the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014;95(3 Suppl): S101-S131. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.12.001.

67.       Cassidy JD, Cancelliere C, Carroll L, Côté P, Hincapié CA, Holm LW, Hartvigsen J, Donovan J, Nygren-de Boussard C, Kristman V, Borg J. Systematic review of self-reported prognosis in adults after mild traumatic brain injury: Results of the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014;95(3 Suppl): S132-S151. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.08.299.

68.       Carroll LJ, Cassidy JD, Cancelliere C, Côté P, Hincapié CA, Kristman V, Holm LW, Borg J, Nygren-de Boussard C, Hartvigsen J. A systematic review of the prognosis after mild traumatic brain injury in adults: Cognitive, psychiatric and mortality outcomes. Results of the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 Suppl): S152-S173. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.08.300.

69.       Hung R, Carroll LJ, Cancelliere C, Côté P, Rumney P, Keightley M, Donovan J, Stålnacke B-M, Cassidy JD. A systematic review of the clinical course, natural history and prognosis for pediatric MTBI: Results of the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 Suppl): S174-S191. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.08.301.

70.       Cancelliere C, Kristman V, Cassidy JD, Hincapié CA, Côté P, Boyle E, Carroll LJ, Stålnacke B-M, Nygren-de Boussard C, Borg J. A systematic review of return to work after mild traumatic brain injury: Results of the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 Suppl): S201-S209.  doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.10.010. (Impact factor: 2.565).

71.       Cancelliere C, Hincapié C, Keightley M, Godbolt AK, Côté P, Kristman VL, Stålnacke B-M, Carroll L, Hung R, Borg J, Nygren-de Boussard C, Coronado V, Donovan J, Cassidy JD. A systematic review of prognosis and return to play after sport concussion: Results of the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 Suppl): S210-S229. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.06.035.

72.       Keightley M, Côté P, Rumney P, Hung R, Carroll LJ, Cancelliere C, Cassidy JD.   Psychosocial consequences of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) in children: Results of a systematic review by the International Collaboration on MTBI Prognosis (ICoMP). Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 Suppl):S192-S200. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.12.018.

73.       Kristman VL, Côté P, Yang X, Hogg-Johnson S, Vidmar M, Rezai M. Healthcare Utilization of Workers’ Compensation Claimants associated with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: a Population-based Cohort Study. Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2014; 95(3 Suppl):S295-S302. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.08.296.

74.       Carroll LJ, Ferrari R, Cassidy JD, Côté P. Coping and recovery in whiplash-associated disorders: Early use of passive coping strategies is associated with slower recovery of neck pain and pain-related disability. Clin J Pain. 2014; 30(1):1-8. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3182869d50.

75.       Côté P, Yang X, Kristman V, Hogg-Johnson S, Van Eerd D, Rezai M, Vidmar M. The association between workers’ compensation claims Involving neck pain and future health care utilization: A population-based cohort study.   Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2013; 23:547–556. Doi:10.1007/s10926-012-9415-8.

76.       Macdermid JC, Walton DM, Côté P, Santaguida PL, Gross A, Carlesso L; ICON.Use of outcome measures in managing neck pain: an international multidisciplinary survey. Open Orthop J. 2013;7:506-20. doi: 10.2174/1874325001307010506.

77.       Southerst D*, Stupar M, Côté P, Mior S, Stern P. The reliability of measuring and scoring pain distribution and location with body pain diagrams in patients with acute whiplash-associated disorders. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 2013; 36:395-402. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.05.023.

78.       Southerst D*, Côté P, Stupar M, Mior S, Stern P. The reliability of the body pain diagram for the quantitative measurement of pain distribution and location: a systematic review. Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 2013. 36(7):450-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2013.05.021. (Impact factor: 1.248).

79.       Murray E, Franche RL, Ibrahim S, Smith P, Carnide N, Côté P, Gibson J, Guzman J, Koehoorn M, Mustard C. Pain-related work interference is a key factor in a worker/workplace model of workabsence duration due to musculoskeletal conditions in Canadian nurses. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2013; December 2013, Volume 23, 585-596. Doi: 10.1007/s10926-012-9408-7.

80.       Hayden JA, van der Windt DA, Cartwright JL, Côté P, Bombardier C. Assessing Bias in Studies of Prognostic Factors. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2013:158(4):280-286.

81.       Mior S, Gamble B, Barnsley J, Côté P, Côté E. Changes in physician’s management of low back pain in a model of interprofessional collaborative care a case study. Chiropractic & Manual Therapies. Chiropr Man Therap. 2013;21(1):6.

82.       Bohman T*, Côté P, Boyle E, Cassidy JD, Carroll LJ, Skillgate E. Prognosis of Patients with Whiplash Associated Disorders consulting Physiotherapy: Development of a predictive model for recovery. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2012 Dec 29;13:264.

83.       Tang K*, Beaton D, Amick B, Hogg-Johnson S, Côté P, Loiel P. Confirmatory factor analysis of the Work Limitations Questionnaire (WLQ-25) in workers’ compensation claimants with chronic upper-limb disorders. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 2012; DOI 10.1007/s10926-012-9397-6. (Impact factor: 1.917).

84.      Johnson WG, Butler R, Baldwin ML, Côté P. Disability Management and Post-Injury Employment of Workers with Back Pain. International Labor Relations Review. Risk Management and Insurance Review. 2012; 15: 35-55.
85.      Cancelliere C, Cassidy JD, Côté P, Hincapié CA, Hartvigsen J, Carroll LJ, Marras C, Boyle E, Kristman V, Hung R, Stålnacke BM, Rumney P, Coronado V, Holm LW, Borg J, Nygren-de Boussard C, Af Geijerstam JL, Keightley M. Protocol for a systematic review of prognosis after mild traumatic brain injury: an update of the WHO Collaborating Centre Task Force findings.   Syst Rev. 2012; 23:17.
86.      Nolet PS, Côté P, Cassidy JD, Carroll LJ. The association between self-reported cardiovascular disorders and troublesome neck pain: a population based cohort study.  Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 2012; 35:176-183.
87.      Werner EL, Côté P, Fullen BM, Hayden J. Physicians’ determinants for sick-listing LBP patients – a systematic review. Clinical Journal of Pain. 2012; 28:364-371.
88.      Griffith LE*, Shannon HS, Wells RP, Walter SD, Cole DC, Côté P, Frank J, Hogg-Johnson S, and Langlois LE. Individual participant data meta-analysis of mechanical workplace risk factors and low back pain. American Journal of Public Health. 2012; 102:309-318.