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Reproducibility of work ability and work functioning instruments.

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Summary of "Reproducibility of work ability and work functioning instruments."

Work ability (WA) and work functioning (WF) instruments can be useful in occupational health practice. The reproducibility of both instruments is important to their relevance for daily practice. Clinimetrics concerns the methodological and statistical quality of instruments and their performance in practice.

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Name: Occupational medicine (Oxford, England)
ISSN: 1471-8405
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