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
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
Relationship between Low Bone Mineral Density and Fractures with Incident Cardiovascular Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Veronese N. et al, (2017), J Bone Miner Res
An empirical evaluation of the SF-12, SF-6D,EQ-5D and Michigan Hand Outcome Questionnaire in patients with rheumatoid arthritis of the hand
Dritsaki M. et al, (2017), Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 15
Can Mapping Algorithms Based on Raw Scores Overestimate QALYs Gained by Treatment? A Comparison of Mappings Between the Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire and the EQ-5D-3L Based on Raw and Differenced Score Data.
Madan J. et al, (2017), Pharmacoeconomics
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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.