Anna P Dawson
Affiliation: University of Queensland
- Interventions to prevent back pain and back injury in nurses: a systematic reviewAnna P Dawson
Division of Physiotherapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Occup Environ Med 64:642-50. 2007..This review highlights the need for high quality randomised controlled studies to examine the effectiveness of interventions to prevent back pain and injury in nursing populations. Implications for future research are discussed...
- Development and test-retest reliability of an extended version of the Nordic Musculoskeletal Questionnaire (NMQ-E): a screening instrument for musculoskeletal painAnna P Dawson
NHMRC Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain Injury and Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
J Pain 10:517-26. 2009..The NMQ-E collects reliable information regarding the onset, prevalence, and consequences of musculoskeletal pain and can be administered by self-completion and personal interview...
- Utility of the Oswestry Disability Index for studies of back pain related disability in nurses: evaluation of psychometric and measurement propertiesAnna P Dawson
Centre for Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain Injury and Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Int J Nurs Stud 47:604-7. 2010..Consistent use of outcome measures is needed in intervention studies to enable meta-analyses that determine efficacy of back pain preventive programs...
- Fear of movement, passive coping, manual handling, and severe or radiating pain increase the likelihood of sick leave due to low back painAnna P Dawson
The University of Queensland, Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Pain 152:1517-24. 2011..97, 95% CI 0.95-0.98). In summary, fear of movement, passive coping, frequent manual handling, and severe or radiating pain increase the likelihood of LBP-SL. Gender-specific responses to pain radiation and fear of movement are evident...
- School-based interventions for spinal pain: a systematic reviewEmily J Steele
Department of Public Health, University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:226-33. 2006..Systematic review...