Medical statistician wins best presentation at RSS Young Statisticians Meeting

Medical statistician wins best presentation at RSS Young Statisticians Meeting

General Research

Usama Ali, medical statistician at the Centre for Statistics in Medicine (CSM) wowed the crowd at the Royal Statistical Society’s (RSS) 2017 Young Statisticians Meeting, winning best presentation for his work preventing falls in hospitals.

OPAL study reaches 2,000 participants!

OPAL study reaches 2,000 participants!

Research

Oxford Pain, Activity and Lifestyle (OPAL) study

Elderly patients with unstable ankle fractures could avoid surgery

Elderly patients with unstable ankle fractures could avoid surgery

Publication Research

Elderly patients with unstable ankle fractures could avoid surgery, according to research by a UK team led by NDORMS at University of Oxford.

NDORMS researchers shine a spotlight on the quality of fall prevention research

NDORMS researchers shine a spotlight on the quality of fall prevention research

Publication Research

Trials Journal showcases a new study by NDORMS researchers showing that fall injury prevention trials fail to use a core outcome set.

SPRAINED recruits 100th participant!

SPRAINED recruits 100th participant!

Research

One hundred people are recruited into the SPRAINED study within 2 months of opening.

A BOOST for lower back pain treatment

A BOOST for lower back pain treatment

Research

The Centre for Rehabilitation Research in Oxford (RRIO) has been awarded £2 million by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to look at improving the management of lower back pain in older people.

Collaborative intervention development – consultation with key stakeholders

Collaborative intervention development – consultation with key stakeholders

Research General

Meeting brings together key stakeholders to contribute to the development of a new intervention for older people with spinal trouble.

Research into ankle sprain receives funding

Research into ankle sprain receives funding

Research

NIHR HTA funding is secured for the SPRAINED study

Hand exercises improve function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Hand exercises improve function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Publication Research General

Tailored hand exercise programme shown to improve function and quality of life for patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Professor Sallie Lamb talks to BBC News about SARAH trial results

Professor Sallie Lamb talks to BBC News about SARAH trial results

Publication Research

Media interest in results demonstrating the clinical and cost effectiveness of hand exercises to improve function in rheumatoid arthritis patients

SARAH trial manual is made available to health professionals

SARAH trial manual is made available to health professionals

General Research

Strengthening And stretching for Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Hand (SARAH) Trial materials available to download