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
District nurses' experiences of musculoskeletal wellbeing: a qualitative study
Boniface G. et al, (2016), British Journal of Community Nursing, 21, 350 - 355
The burden of road traffic crashes, injuries and deaths in Africa:
a systematic review and meta-analysis
Adeloye D. et al, (2016), WHO bulletin
Multifactorial and multiple component interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the community
Hopewell S. et al, (2016), Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2016
The administration of intermittent parathyroid hormone affects functional recovery from trochanteric fractured neck of femur: a randomised prospective mixed method pilot study.
Chesser TJ. et al, (2016), Bone Joint J, 98-B, 840 - 845
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, (2016), Disabil Rehabil, 1 - 9
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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.