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
Current UK practices on Health Economics Analysis Plans (HEAPs): Are we using heaps of them?
Dritsaki M. et al, (2017), PharmacoEconomics
Advancing Physical Therapist Interventions by Investigating Causal Mechanisms.
Lee H. and Lamb SE., (2017), Phys Ther, 97, 1119 - 1121
Royal College of Physicians National Audit of Inpatient Falls: Audit report 2017
Ali U. et al, (2017)
Study protocol: A multi-centre, double blind, randomised,
placebo-controlled, parallel group, phase II trial (RIDD) to
determine the efficacy of intra-nodular injection of anti-TNF to
control disease progression in early Dupuytren’s disease, with
an embedded dose response study
Nanchahal J. et al, (2017), Wellcome Open Research
Creating and facilitating change for Person-Centred Coordinated Care (P3C): The development of the Organisational Change Tool (P3C-OCT).
Horrell J. et al, (2017), Health Expect
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Studies seeking participants
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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.