Nicholas Henschke

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Identifying generic predictors of outcome in patients presenting to primary care with nonspinal musculoskeletal pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1217-24. 2012
  2. pmc The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic non-specific low back pain: a single blind placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Safoora Ebadi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shahnazari St, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:192. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Red flags to screen for malignancy in patients with low-back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008686. 2013
  4. pmc Trends over time in the size and quality of randomised controlled trials of interventions for chronic low-back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for Global Health, Missenden Rd, PO Box M201, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Eur Spine J 21:375-81. 2012
  5. pmc The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic low back pain: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Safoora Ebadi
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:59. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and screening for serious spinal pathology in patients presenting to primary care settings with acute low back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 60:3072-80. 2009
  7. pmc Prognosis in patients with recent onset low back pain in Australian primary care: inception cohort study
    Nicholas Henschke
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ 337:a171. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Red flags to screen for vertebral fracture in patients presenting with low-back pain
    Christopher M Williams
    The George Institute for GlobalHealth, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD008643. 2013
  9. pmc Injection therapy and denervation procedures for chronic low-back pain: a systematic review
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Eur Spine J 19:1425-49. 2010
  10. pmc Red flags to screen for malignancy and fracture in patients with low back pain: systematic review
    Aron Downie
    George Institute For Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    BMJ 347:f7095. 2013

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Identifying generic predictors of outcome in patients presenting to primary care with nonspinal musculoskeletal pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, Australia
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1217-24. 2012
    ..We tested the hypothesis that pain location does not add predictive value to these generic prognostic models, and that such prognostic factors are equally important across different pain locations...
  2. pmc The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic non-specific low back pain: a single blind placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Safoora Ebadi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shahnazari St, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:192. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of continuous US compared with placebo US additional to exercise therapy for patients with NSCLBP...
  3. doi request reprint Red flags to screen for malignancy in patients with low-back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008686. 2013
    ..However, there are limited empirical data on the diagnostic accuracy of these features and there remains very little information on how best to use them in clinical practice...
  4. pmc Trends over time in the size and quality of randomised controlled trials of interventions for chronic low-back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for Global Health, Missenden Rd, PO Box M201, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    Eur Spine J 21:375-81. 2012
    ..This study aimed to identify and describe trends over time in the study design characteristics and risk of bias in chronic LBP trials performed over the past 30 years...
  5. pmc The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic low back pain: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Safoora Ebadi
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:59. 2011
    ..This randomised trial will evaluate the effectiveness of continuous ultrasound in addition to exercise therapy in patients with chronic LBP...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and screening for serious spinal pathology in patients presenting to primary care settings with acute low back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Arthritis Rheum 60:3072-80. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of serious pathology in patients presenting to primary care settings with acute low back pain, and to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of recommended "red flag" screening questions...
  7. pmc Prognosis in patients with recent onset low back pain in Australian primary care: inception cohort study
    Nicholas Henschke
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ 337:a171. 2008
    ..To estimate the one year prognosis and identify prognostic factors in cases of recent onset low back pain managed in primary care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Red flags to screen for vertebral fracture in patients presenting with low-back pain
    Christopher M Williams
    The George Institute for GlobalHealth, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD008643. 2013
    ..All 'evidence-based' clinical practice guidelines recommend the use of red flags to screen for serious causes of back pain. However, it remains unclear if the diagnostic accuracy of red flags is sufficient to support this recommendation...
  9. pmc Injection therapy and denervation procedures for chronic low-back pain: a systematic review
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for International Health, Sydney, Australia
    Eur Spine J 19:1425-49. 2010
    ..However, it cannot be ruled out that in carefully selected patients, some injection therapy or denervation procedures may be of benefit...
  10. pmc Red flags to screen for malignancy and fracture in patients with low back pain: systematic review
    Aron Downie
    George Institute For Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2050, Australia
    BMJ 347:f7095. 2013
    ..To review the evidence on diagnostic accuracy of red flag signs and symptoms to screen for fracture or malignancy in patients presenting with low back pain to primary, secondary, or tertiary care...
  11. doi request reprint Determinants of patient satisfaction 1 year after presenting to primary care with acute low back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Clin J Pain 29:512-7. 2013
    ..To determine predictors of satisfaction with care and symptoms in patients with acute low back pain 1 year after presentation to primary care...
  12. doi request reprint A systematic review identifies five "red flags" to screen for vertebral fracture in patients with low back pain
    Nicholas Henschke
    Back Pain Research Group, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe NSW 1825, Sydney, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:110-118. 2008
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  13. pmc Low back pain research priorities: a survey of primary care practitioners
    Nicholas Henschke
    Back Pain Research Group, School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 8:40. 2007
    ..This study aimed to determine the research priorities of primary care practitioners who manage low back pain on a day-to-day basis...
  14. pmc Detecting insomnia in patients with low back pain: accuracy of four self-report sleep measures
    Saad M Alsaadi
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Missenden Road, P O Box M201, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:196. 2013
    ..The study also aimed to determine the clinical optimal cut-off scores of the questionnaires to detect insomnia in the LBP population...
  15. pmc Musculoskeletal conditions in children and adolescents managed in Australian primary care
    Nicholas Henschke
    The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:164. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the caseload and describe typical management of musculoskeletal conditions in children and adolescents presenting to primary care in Australia...
  16. ncbi request reprint The methodological quality of diagnostic test accuracy studies for musculoskeletal conditions can be improved
    Nicholas Henschke
    Musculoskeletal Division, The George Institute for Global Health, Level 13, 321 Kent Street, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia Institute of Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 324, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:416-24. 2014
    ..To provide an overview of reporting and methodological quality in diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) studies in the musculoskeletal field and evaluate the use of the QUality Assessment of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies (QUADAS) checklist...
  17. pmc Screening for malignancy in low back pain patients: a systematic review
    Nicholas Henschke
    Back Pain Research Group, School of Physiotherapy, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW, 1825, Australia
    Eur Spine J 16:1673-9. 2007
    ..Malignancy is rare as a cause of low back pain. The most useful features and tests are a previous history of cancer, elevated ESR, reduced hematocrit, and clinician judgement...
  18. pmc Taping patients with clinical signs of subacromial impingement syndrome: the design of a randomized controlled trial
    Joeri Kalter
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:188. 2011
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