Research Updates

Introducing ROSES

Gabrielle Lis

In the search to find a screening tool to assist workers with MSDs and common mental health problems, will an Orebro by any other name smell as sweet?

Rehab providers and occupational physicians, meet ROSES, a new tool to help you identify and assist people with musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and common mental health disorders (CMDs – e.g. depression and anxiety) who are at risk of a slow recovery and return to work. ROSES stands for Return-to-work Obstacles and Self-Efficacy Scale. As the name suggests the tool allows rehabilitation professionals to get a picture of two key thin...

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