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
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, 35, 549 - 559
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
An optimised patient information sheet did not significantly increase recruitment or retention in a falls prevention study: an embedded randomised recruitment trial.
Cockayne S. et al, (2017), Trials, 18
Association between trial registration and positive study findings: cross sectional study (Epidemiological Study of Randomized Trials-ESORT).
Odutayo A. et al, (2017), BMJ, 356, j917 - j917
Corrigendum to "Osteopathic manipulative treatment: A systematic review and critical appraisal of comparative effectiveness and health economics research" [Musculoskelet. Sci. Pract. 27 165-175].
Steel A. et al, (2017), Musculoskelet Sci Pract
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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.