Frost, H. (2002). Pulsed Shortwave – Effective, useless or harmful?. Physiotherapy, 88(10), (638). doi:10.1016/s0031-9406(05)60522-6. ISSN 0031-9406
No abstract available.
Frost, H. (1998). Exercise for patients with low back pain. Spine, 23(4), (508). ISSN 0362-2436
Barker, K., Frost, H., Wilson MacDonald, J., & Fairbank, J. (2010). Multidisciplinary rehabilitation or surgery for chronic low back pain -7 year follow up of a randomised controlled trial. Spine Journal, (25). ISSN 1529-9430
Oral presentation - no abstract available.
McDonagh, E., Barbour, R. S., & Williams, B. (2008). Reflections on applying for ethical approvaland governance in a climate of rapid change: prioritisng processes over principles. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 12(3), (227-241). doi:10.1080/13645570701606127. ISSN 1364-5579
Ethical review and governance of health services research in the UK have undergone significant changes in recent years. Tracing this incremental development helps to understan...
Rivero-Arias, O., Gray, A., Frost, H., Lamb, S. E. & Stewart-Brown, S. (2006). Cost-Utility Analysis of Physiotherapy Treatment Compared With Physiotherapy Advice in Low Back Pain. Spine. 31(12), 1381-1387. doi:10.1097/01.brs.0000218486.13659.d5. ISSN 0362-2436
Economic evaluation alongside a pragmatic multicenter randomized controlled trial from the National Health Service (NHS) and societal perspective.
Campbell, H., Rivero-Arias, O., Johnston, K., Gray, A., Fairbank, J. & Frost, H. (2006). Responsiveness of Objective, Disease-Specific, and Generic Outcome Measures in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain: An Assessment for Improving, Stable, and Deteriorating Patients. Spine. 31(7), 815-822. doi:10.1097/01.brs.0000207257.64215.03. ISSN 0362-2436
Analysis of outcome data collected prospectively from 250 patients recruited to the UK Spine Stabilization Trial.
To compare the responsiveness of th...
Frost, H., & Stewart-Brown, S. (2006). Acupressure for low back pain. BMJ, 332(7543), (680-681). doi:10.1136/bmj.332.7543.680. ISSN 0959-8138
Disability associated with low back pain is an important public health problem. Clinical trials carried out in the Western world show conventional treatment t...
Fairbank, J., Frost, H., Wilson-MacDonald, J., Yu, L., Barker, K., & Collins, R. (2006). Surgical Stabilization of the Spine Improved Disability Slightly More Than an Intensive Rehabilitation Program in Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, American Volume, 88(2), (453). doi:10.2106/jbjs.8802.ebo2. ISSN 0021-9355
Rivero-Arias, O., Campbell, H., Gray, A., Fairbank, J., Frost, H. & Wilson-MacDonald, J. (2005). Surgical stabilisation of the spine compared with a programme of intensive rehabilitation for the management of patients with chronic low back pain: cost utility analysis based on a randomised controlled trial. BMJ. 330(7502), 1239-0. doi:10.1136/bmj.38441.429618.8f. ISSN 0959-8138
To determine whether, from a health provider and patient perspective, surgical stabilisation of the spine is cost effective when compared with an intensive programm...
Frost, H. (2005). GPs' options for patients with low back pain. Pulse (London), 65(20), (46-48). ISSN 0048-6000
Low back pain is one of the commonest problems for GPs with 7 per cent of the adult population seeking consultation each year. In 1998 the total cost of treating back pain in ...
Frost, H., & Lamb, S. E. (2005). A critical appraisal and defence of the Oxfordshire low back pain trial. Physiotherapy, 91(1), (1-2). doi:10.1016/j.physio.2005.01.001. ISSN 0031-9406
Frost, H., Lamb, S., Doll, H., Carver, P., & Stewart-Brown, S. (2004). Physical therapy adds little to back pain treatment. Journal of family practice, 54(1), (19). ISSN 0094-3509
Rivero-Arias, O., Campbell, H., Gray, A., Johnston, K., Fairbank, J., & Frost, H. (2004). Responsiveness of the shuttle walking test compared with disease specific and generic outcome measures in patients with chronic back pain. Value in Health, 7(6), (727). doi:10.1016/s1098-3015(10)65920-7. ISSN 1098-3015
Spine Stabilisation Trial S.
Publication is an abstract only.
Frost, H., Lamb, S. E., Doll, H. A., Taffe Carver, P. & Stewart-Brown, S. (2004). Randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy compared with advice for low back pain. BMJ. 329(7468), 708-711. doi:10.1136/bmj.38216.868808.7c. ISSN 0959-8138
To measure the effectiveness of routine physiotherapy compared with an assessment session and advice from a physiotherapist for patients with low back pain.
Lamb, S. E., & Frost, H. (2003). Recovery of mobility after knee arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 18(5), (575-582). doi:10.1016/s0883-5403(03)00110-4. ISSN 0883-5403
Mobility was measured in 79 people 6 months after knee arthroplasty using timed tests of stair climbing and walking speed. Recovery rates were calculated in comparison with a ...