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Prof. dr. H. Wind

Position
Postdoc
Main activities
Research
Specialisation
insurance and occupational medicine
Focus of research

Insurance medicine. Focus on improvement of quality of disability assesements. Reserach into interventions aimed at return to work of disabled patients. Special focus on young disabled and patients with chronic disorders.

Key publications
  • Wind H, Gouttebarge V, Kuijer PPFM, Sluiter JK, Frings-Dresen MHW, Effect of Functional Capacity Evaluation information on the judgment of physicians about physical work ability in the context of disability claims. INT ARCH OCC ENV HEA 2009;82 (9):1087-1096 [PubMed]
  • Wind H, Gouttebarge V, Kuijer PPFM, Sluiter JK, Frings-Dresen MHW, Complementary value of functional capacity evaluation for physicians in assessing the physical work ability of workers with musculoskeletal disorders. INT ARCH OCC ENV HEA 2009;82 (4):435-443 [PubMed]
  • Wind H. Assessment of physical work ability: the utility of Functional Capacity Evaluation for insurance physicians. s.l.: s.n.; 2007. 191p. ISBN 9789090224732 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Frings-Dresen MHW; copromotor(s): Kuijer PPFM, Sluiter JK)
  • Wind H, Gouttebarge V, Kuijer PPFM, Sluiter JK, Frings-Dresen MHW, The utility of functional capacity evaluation: the opinion of physicians and other experts in the field of return to work and disability claims. INT ARCH OCC ENV HEA 2006;79 (6):528-534 [PubMed]
  • Wind H, Gouttebarge V, Kuijer PPFM, Frings-Dresen MHW, Assessment of functional capacity of the musculoskeletal system in the context of work, daily living, and sport: A systematic review. J OCCUP REHABIL 2005;15 (2):253-272 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. dr. M.H.W. Frings-Dresen (Occupational Diseases; Etiology and prevention of work-related diseases)

Prof. dr. J.K. Sluiter † (Medical selection and medical guidance of workers)

Dr. A.G.E.M. de Boer (Chronic disease and work)

Other research related activities
  • Contribution to guidelines and protocols, Acquired Brain Injury and work participation
  • Membership of advisory board / Consultant, ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development)
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, Research center for Insurance Medicine, cooperation between University of Amsterdam, VUmedical center,University Medical Center Groningen and UWV