Elaine M Hay

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Affiliation: Keele University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The Knee Clinical Assessment Study--CAS(K). A prospective study of knee pain and knee osteoarthritis in the general population
    George Peat
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire, United Kingdom ST5 5BG
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 5:4. 2004
  2. pmc The Knee Clinical Assessment Study-CAS(K). A prospective study of knee pain and knee osteoarthritis in the general population: baseline recruitment and retention at 18 months
    George Peat
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:30. 2006
  3. pmc The Staffordshire arthritis, musculoskeletal, and back assessment (SAMBA) study: a prospective observational study of patient outcome following referral to a primary-secondary care musculoskeletal interface service
    Edward Roddy
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:67. 2010
  4. pmc The Clinical Assessment Study of the Hand (CAS-HA): a prospective study of musculoskeletal hand problems in the general population
    Helen Myers
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:85. 2007
  5. pmc 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services for physiotherapy: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Chris Salisbury
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:136. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of physical treatments versus a brief pain-management programme for back pain in primary care: a randomised clinical trial in physiotherapy practice
    E M Hay
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Lancet 365:2024-30. 2005
  7. pmc Effectiveness of community physiotherapy and enhanced pharmacy review for knee pain in people aged over 55 presenting to primary care: pragmatic randomised trial
    Elaine M Hay
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele
    BMJ 333:995. 2006
  8. pmc A randomised clinical trial of subgrouping and targeted treatment for low back pain compared with best current care. The STarT Back Trial Study Protocol
    Elaine M Hay
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:58. 2008
  9. pmc Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for the management of tennis elbow: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial: the TATE trial (ISRCTN 87141084)
    Linda S Chesterton
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:156. 2009
  10. pmc Comparison of stratified primary care management for low back pain with current best practice (STarT Back): a randomised controlled trial
    Jonathan C Hill
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Lancet 378:1560-71. 2011

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Publications60

  1. pmc The Knee Clinical Assessment Study--CAS(K). A prospective study of knee pain and knee osteoarthritis in the general population
    George Peat
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire, United Kingdom ST5 5BG
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 5:4. 2004
    ..We plan to conduct a prospective, population-based, observational cohort study to investigate the relative merits of disease-based and regional pain syndrome-based approaches to classification and prognosis of knee pain in older adults...
  2. pmc The Knee Clinical Assessment Study-CAS(K). A prospective study of knee pain and knee osteoarthritis in the general population: baseline recruitment and retention at 18 months
    George Peat
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:30. 2006
    ..We investigated these matters in the context of baseline recruitment and retention at 18 months of participants for a prospective observational cohort study of knee pain and knee osteoarthritis in the general population...
  3. pmc The Staffordshire arthritis, musculoskeletal, and back assessment (SAMBA) study: a prospective observational study of patient outcome following referral to a primary-secondary care musculoskeletal interface service
    Edward Roddy
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:67. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc The Clinical Assessment Study of the Hand (CAS-HA): a prospective study of musculoskeletal hand problems in the general population
    Helen Myers
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:85. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc 'PhysioDirect' telephone assessment and advice services for physiotherapy: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Chris Salisbury
    Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Department of Community Based Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:136. 2009
    ..They are invited for face-to-face treatment only when necessary. Although several such services have been developed, there is no robust evidence regarding clinical and cost-effectiveness, nor the acceptability of PhysioDirect...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of physical treatments versus a brief pain-management programme for back pain in primary care: a randomised clinical trial in physiotherapy practice
    E M Hay
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Lancet 365:2024-30. 2005
    ..We compared the effectiveness of a brief pain-management programme with physiotherapy incorporating manual therapy for the reduction of disability at 12 months in patients consulting primary care with subacute low back pain...
  7. pmc Effectiveness of community physiotherapy and enhanced pharmacy review for knee pain in people aged over 55 presenting to primary care: pragmatic randomised trial
    Elaine M Hay
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele
    BMJ 333:995. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of two primary care strategies for delivering evidence based care to people aged 55 or over with knee pain: enhanced pharmacy review and community physiotherapy...
  8. pmc A randomised clinical trial of subgrouping and targeted treatment for low back pain compared with best current care. The STarT Back Trial Study Protocol
    Elaine M Hay
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:58. 2008
    ..We plan to conduct a randomised controlled trial to establish whether subgrouping using a novel tool, combined with targeted treatment, is better than best current care at reducing long-term disability from low back pain...
  9. pmc Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for the management of tennis elbow: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial: the TATE trial (ISRCTN 87141084)
    Linda S Chesterton
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:156. 2009
    ..It also benefits from being patient controlled, thereby promoting self-management. This study aims to assess the effectiveness, in terms of pain relief, and cost-effectiveness of a self-management package of treatment that includes TENS...
  10. pmc Comparison of stratified primary care management for low back pain with current best practice (STarT Back): a randomised controlled trial
    Jonathan C Hill
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Lancet 378:1560-71. 2011
    ..We compared the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of stratified primary care (intervention) with non-stratified current best practice (control)...
  11. pmc IMPaCT Back study protocol. Implementation of subgrouping for targeted treatment systems for low back pain patients in primary care: a prospective population-based sequential comparison
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:186. 2010
    ..The IMPaCT Back study is investigating the effects of introducing and supporting a subgrouping for targeted treatment system in primary care...
  12. pmc Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation as adjunct to primary care management for tennis elbow: pragmatic randomised controlled trial (TATE trial)
    Linda S Chesterton
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    BMJ 347:f5160. 2013
    ....
  13. doi request reprint UK-based physical therapists' attitudes and beliefs regarding exercise and knee osteoarthritis: findings from a mixed-methods study
    Melanie A Holden
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1511-21. 2009
    ..This may be explained by their underlying attitudes and beliefs. We aimed to describe UK physical therapists' attitudes and beliefs regarding exercise and knee OA, and understand and explain them...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of Stratified Care for Low Back Pain in Family Practice (IMPaCT Back): A Prospective Population-Based Sequential Comparison
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
    Ann Fam Med 12:102-11. 2014
    ..Wider implementation is recommended. ..
  15. doi request reprint The impact of low back-related leg pain on outcomes as compared with low back pain alone: a systematic review of the literature
    Kika Konstantinou
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Clin J Pain 29:644-54. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of LBP-related leg pain on outcomes and use of health resources as compared with patients with LBP alone...
  16. pmc The relationship between patient and practitioner expectations and preferences and clinical outcomes in a trial of exercise and acupuncture for knee osteoarthritis
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pain 14:402-9. 2010
    ..We found weak evidence, from secondary outcomes, that patients' expectations, both general and treatment-specific, are related to clinical outcome from exercise and acupuncture...
  17. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis: what are the implications of DEXA scanning 'high risk' women in primary care?
    Elaine Thomas
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Fam Pract 20:289-93. 2003
    ..Current recommended practice for the use of dual X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scans in screening for osteoporosis is to concentrate on women at 'high risk'...
  18. pmc Acupuncture as an adjunct to exercise based physiotherapy for osteoarthritis of the knee: randomised controlled trial
    Nadine E Foster
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Stafford ST5 5BG
    BMJ 335:436. 2007
    ..To investigate the benefit of adding acupuncture to a course of advice and exercise delivered by physiotherapists for pain reduction in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee...
  19. doi request reprint A primary care back pain screening tool: identifying patient subgroups for initial treatment
    Jonathan C Hill
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 59:632-41. 2008
    ..To develop and validate a tool that screens for back pain prognostic indicators relevant to initial decision making in primary care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Estimating the probability of radiographic osteoarthritis in the older patient with knee pain
    George Peat
    Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:794-802. 2007
    ..To determine whether clinical information can practically rule in or rule out the presence of radiographic osteoarthritis in older adults with knee pain...
  21. ncbi request reprint Local steroid injections for tennis elbow: does the pain get worse before it gets better?: Results from a randomized controlled trial
    Martyn Lewis
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
    Clin J Pain 21:330-4. 2005
    ....
  22. pmc Subgrouping low back pain: a comparison of the STarT Back Tool with the Orebro Musculoskeletal Pain Screening Questionnaire
    Jonathan C Hill
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pain 14:83-9. 2010
    ..The STarT Back Tool (SBT) was recently validated to subgroup LBP patients into early treatment pathways...
  23. pmc What influences participants' treatment preference and can it influence outcome? Results from a primary care-based randomised trial for shoulder pain
    Elaine Thomas
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:93-6. 2004
    ..In randomised clinical trials (RCTs), outcome may be influenced by the opinions of the participants about the efficacy of treatments...
  24. ncbi request reprint Associations between physical examination and self-reported physical function in older community-dwelling adults with knee pain
    Laurence Wood
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Stoke on Trent ST5 5BG, United Kingdom
    Phys Ther 88:33-42. 2008
    ..Clinicians depend on the history and physical examination to direct treatment. The purpose of this study was to examine the associations between simple physical examination tests and self-reported physical functional limitations...
  25. doi request reprint Comparing the STarT back screening tool's subgroup allocation of individual patients with that of independent clinical experts
    Jonathan C Hill
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Clin J Pain 26:783-7. 2010
    ..We evaluated agreement between clinicians and the SBST's allocation to risk subgroups, and explored reasons for differences observed...
  26. ncbi request reprint GPs' perceptions of the role of DEXA scanning: an exploratory study
    Jane C Richardson
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Hornbeam Building, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Fam Pract 21:51-3. 2004
    ....
  27. pmc Musculoskeletal clinical assessment and treatment services at the primary-secondary care interface: an observational study
    Edward Roddy
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele and Staffordshire Rheumatology Centre, Haywood Hospital, Stoke on Trent, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e141-8. 2013
    ..However, there is little evidence concerning the characteristics and management of patients attending CATS...
  28. doi request reprint Role of exercise for knee pain: what do older adults in the community think?
    Melanie A Holden
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1554-64. 2012
    ..We therefore explored the attitudes and beliefs of older adults in the community about the role of exercise for knee pain using mixed methods...
  29. pmc Hand assessment in older adults with musculoskeletal hand problems: a reliability study
    Helen L Myers
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:3. 2011
    ..The reliability of applying the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) criteria for hand osteoarthritis to community-dwelling older adults will also be investigated...
  30. doi request reprint What does minimal important change mean to patients? Associations between individualized goal attainment scores and disability, general health status and global change in condition
    Ricky Mullis
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:244-50. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the associations between goal attainment scores and disability, general health and global change in condition, with particular reference to minimal important change...
  31. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity to change and internal consistency of the Northwick Park Neck Pain Questionnaire and derivation of a minimal clinically important difference
    Julius Sim
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Clin J Pain 22:820-6. 2006
    ..To estimate the sensitivity to change and internal consistency of the Northwick Park Neck Pain Questionnaire (NPQ) and derive its minimal clinically important difference (MCID)...
  32. doi request reprint Subacromial impingement syndrome and pain: protocol for a randomised controlled trial of exercise and corticosteroid injection (the SUPPORT trial)
    Edward Roddy
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Research Institute for Primary Care and Health Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:81. 2014
    ....
  33. pmc Clinical course, characteristics and prognostic indicators in patients presenting with back and leg pain in primary care. The ATLAS study protocol
    Kika Konstantinou
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:4. 2012
    ..In addition, nested qualitative studies will provide insights on the clinical consultation and the impact of diagnosis and treatment on patients' symptom management and illness trajectory...
  34. pmc Testing a model of association between patient identified problems and responses to global measures of health in low back pain patients: a prospective study
    Ricky Mullis
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:74. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to propose and test a model of association between patient identified functional problems and responses to global measures of health in low back pain patients...
  35. doi request reprint Subgrouping patients with low back pain in primary care: are we getting any better at it?
    Nadine E Foster
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Man Ther 16:3-8. 2011
    ..This paper critically reviews progress in subgrouping for targeted treatment for patients with low back pain, identifies the key arguments for and against subgrouping and highlights the attributes of robust approaches in this field...
  36. pmc Self management, joint protection and exercises in hand osteoarthritis: a randomised controlled trial with cost effectiveness analyses
    Krysia S Dziedzic
    Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:156. 2011
    ..care?• Which of the four management approaches explored within the study (leaflet and advice, joint protection, hand exercise, or joint protection and hand exercise combined) provides the most cost-effective use of health care resources..
  37. pmc Physical therapists' use of therapeutic exercise for patients with clinical knee osteoarthritis in the United kingdom: in line with current recommendations?
    Melanie A Holden
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
    Phys Ther 88:1109-21. 2008
    ..This study explored whether their current use of therapeutic exercise for patients with this condition is in line with recent recommendations...
  38. pmc How does the self-reported clinical management of patients with low back pain relate to the attitudes and beliefs of health care practitioners? A survey of UK general practitioners and physiotherapists
    Annette Bishop
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Pain 135:187-95. 2008
    ..Future studies need to investigate whether approaches aimed at modifying these HCP factors can lead to improved patient outcomes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Predictors of poor outcome in patients with neck pain treated by physical therapy
    Jonathan C Hill
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Clin J Pain 23:683-90. 2007
    ....
  40. pmc A comparison of two primary care trials on tennis elbow: issues of external validity
    N Smidt
    Primary Care Science Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1406-9. 2005
    ..To assess clinical heterogeneity across two studies with respect to study population, interventions, and outcome measures, and to evaluate the influence of these sources of heterogeneity on the results of the studies...
  41. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of manual therapy or pulsed shortwave diathermy in addition to advice and exercise for neck disorders: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial in physical therapy clinics
    Krysia Dziedzic
    Keele University, Keele, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 53:214-22. 2005
    ..To determine whether manual therapy or pulsed shortwave diathermy, in addition to advice and exercise, provide better clinical outcome at 6 months than advice and exercise alone in primary care patients with nonspecific neck disorders...
  42. doi request reprint Low back pain symptoms show a similar pattern of improvement following a wide range of primary care treatments: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials
    Majid Artus
    Arthritis Research UK National Primary Care Centre, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2346-56. 2010
    ..To assess overall responses to treatments among non-specific low back pain (NSLBP) patients in clinical trials to examine the pattern following a wide range of treatments...
  43. doi request reprint Goal scaling for low back pain in primary care: development of a semi-structured interview incorporating minimal important change
    Ricky Mullis
    Arthritis Research Campaign National Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:1209-14. 2010
    ..The aim of this project was to develop a goal-based individualized assessment tool capable of defining meaningful change in condition from the patient perspective for use in longitudinal clinical studies...
  44. ncbi request reprint Validation of complex interventions in a low back pain trial: selective video analysis cross-referenced to clinical case notes
    Ricky Mullis
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, UK
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:404-12. 2006
    ..This report describes a method to validate this type of data in a randomised clinical trial, by using video analysis on a sample of patient therapist interactions...
  45. ncbi request reprint The Australian/Canadian osteoarthritis hand index in a community-dwelling population of older adults: reliability and validity
    Krysia S Dziedzic
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, North Staffordshire, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:423-8. 2007
    ..To assess the acceptability and measurement properties of the Australian/Canadian Osteoarthritis Hand Index (AUSCAN) applied to a community-dwelling population of older adults with hand problems...
  46. ncbi request reprint A cost consequences analysis of local corticosteroid injection and physiotherapy for the treatment of new episodes of unilateral shoulder pain in primary care
    M James
    Centre for Health Planning and Management, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 44:1447-51. 2005
    ....
  47. pmc A pragmatic randomised controlled trial of local corticosteroid injection and physiotherapy for the treatment of new episodes of unilateral shoulder pain in primary care
    E M Hay
    Staffordshire Rheumatology Centre, The Haywood, Burslem, Stoke on Trent, North Staffordshire ST6 7AG, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:394-9. 2003
    ..To compare the long term effectiveness of local steroid injections administered by general practitioners with practice based physiotherapy for treating patients presenting in primary care with new episodes of unilateral shoulder pain...
  48. ncbi request reprint A systematic search and narrative review of radiographic definitions of hand osteoarthritis in population-based studies
    M Marshall
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:219-26. 2008
    ....
  49. pmc Pragmatic randomised controlled trial of local corticosteroid injection and naproxen for treatment of lateral epicondylitis of elbow in primary care
    E M Hay
    Staffordshire Rheumatology Centre, The Haywood, Burslem, Stoke on Trent ST6 7AG
    BMJ 319:964-8. 1999
    ..To compare the clinical effectiveness of local corticosteroid injection, standard non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and simple analgesics for the early treatment of lateral epicondylitis in primary care...
  50. ncbi request reprint A systematic search and critical review of measures of disability for use in a population survey of hand osteoarthritis (OA)
    K S Dziedzic
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 13:1-12. 2005
    ..The purpose of this review was to identify valid measures to evaluate hand osteoarthritis (HOA) in the general population and primary care and to perform a quality appraisal of them...
  51. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of radiographic osteoarthritis--it all depends on your point of view
    R C Duncan
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 45:757-60. 2006
    ..We have investigated the prevalence and compartmental distribution of radiographic osteoarthritis in people with knee pain using different combinations of three separate radiographic views...
  52. pmc Two pragmatic trials of treatment for shoulder disorders in primary care: generalisability, course, and prognostic indicators
    E Thomas
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, North Staffordshire ST5 5BG, United Kingdom
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:1056-61. 2005
    ..To investigate predictors of long term prognosis in patients treated for shoulder pain in primary care...
  53. ncbi request reprint Development of a competency framework for general practitioners with a special interest in musculoskeletal/rheumatology practice
    E M Hay
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Group, Primary Care Sciences, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:360-2. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Consultation and the outcome of shoulder-neck pain: a cohort study in the population
    Louisa J Badcock
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, University of Keele, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    J Rheumatol 30:2694-9. 2003
    ..We investigated the association between primary care consultation and subsequent outcome in a cohort of shoulder-neck pain sufferers...
  55. pmc A comparison of four shoulder-specific questionnaires in primary care
    A Paul
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Keele ST5 5BG, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:1293-9. 2004
    ..To compare the validity, responsiveness to change, and user friendliness of four self completed, shoulder-specific questionnaires in primary care...
  56. ncbi request reprint "I'd rather go and know": women's understanding and experience of DEXA scanning for osteoporosis
    Jane C Richardson
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Hornbeam Building, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK
    Health Expect 5:114-26. 2002
    ..To explore women's knowledge and understanding of osteoporosis and of dual energy x-ray absorptiometer (DEXA) scans; the factors influencing their decision to have a scan and their experience of undergoing a DEXA scan...
  57. ncbi request reprint Effects of manual work on recovery from lateral epicondylitis
    Martyn Lewis
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:109-16. 2002
    ..This study investigates the influence of manual work on the persistence of lateral epicondylitis during a 12-month follow-up period after consultation in general practice...
  58. ncbi request reprint A brief pain management program compared with physical therapy for low back pain: results from an economic analysis alongside a randomized clinical trial
    D G T Whitehurst
    Primary Care Musculoskeletal Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 57:466-73. 2007
    ..We assessed the cost utility and cost effectiveness of a brief pain management program (BPM) targeting psychosocial factors compared with physical therapy (PT) for primary care patients with low back pain of <12 weeks' duration...
  59. ncbi request reprint Lateral epicondylitis in general practice: course and prognostic indicators of outcome
    Nynke Smidt
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rheumatol 33:2053-59. 2006
    ..To investigate the course of lateral epicondylitis and identify prognostic indicators associated with short- and longterm outcome of pain intensity...
  60. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroid injections for lateral epicondylitis: a systematic review
    Nynke Smidt
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Faculty of Medicine, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pain 96:23-40. 2002
    ..No beneficial effects were found for intermediate or long-term follow-up. More, better designed, conducted and reported RCTs with intermediate and long-term follow-up are needed...