Centre for Rehabilitation Research in Oxford
We carry out important applied research aiming to improve the lives of patients through musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Part of the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (NDORMS) at the University of Oxford, we work with and receive funding from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) Oxford and the Oxford Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit.
Founded in 2012
Varied portfolio of expertise
International impact on healthcare
[Better Reporting of Interventions: Template for Intervention Description and Replication (TIDieR) Checklist and Guide].
Hoffmann TC. et al, (2016), Gesundheitswesen, 78, 175 - 188
The relationship between psychological distress and multiple tender points across the adult lifespan.
Brown D. et al, (2016), Arch Gerontol Geriatr, 63, 102 - 107
The long-term effect of comprehensive geriatric care on gait after hip fracture: the Trondheim Hip Fracture Trial-a randomised controlled trial.
Thingstad P. et al, (2016), Osteoporos Int, 27, 933 - 942
The Immediate Effects of Different Types of Ankle Support Introduced 6 Weeks After Surgical Internal Fixation for Ankle Fracture on Gait and Pain: A Randomized Crossover Trial.
Keene DJ. et al, (2016), J Orthop Sports Phys Ther, 46, 157 - 167
Immobilisation versus early ankle movement for treating acute lateral ankle ligament injuries in adults
Keene DJ. et al, (2016), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016
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The Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences aims to discover the causes of musculoskeletal and inflammatory conditions to deliver excellent, innovative care that improves people’s quality of life.