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
A qualitative study of older people's experience of living with neurogenic claudication to inform the development of a physiotherapy intervention.
Lyle S. et al, (2017), Disabil Rehabil, 39, 1009 - 1017
Association between trial registration and positive study findings: cross sectional study (Epidemiological Study of Randomized Trials-ESORT).
Odutayo A. et al, (2017), BMJ, 356
Severity of Hypoxemia and Effect of High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation in ARDS.
Meade MO. et al, (2017), Am J Respir Crit Care Med
Quantifying effect of age on the risk of revision following hip and knee replacement using life-time risk estimates: an analysis of 117,438 total joint replacements from the UK Clinical Practice Research Datalink
Bayliss LE. et al, (2017), The Lancet
Osteopathic manipulative treatment: A systematic review and critical appraisal of comparative effectiveness and health economics research.
Steel A. et al, (2017), Musculoskelet Sci Pract, 27, 165 - 175
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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.