Frost, H., Lamb, S. E., & Stewart-Brown, S. (2008). Responsiveness of a Patient Specific Outcome Measure Compared With the Oswestry Disability Index v2.1 and Roland and Morris Disability Questionnaire for Patients With Subacute and Chronic Low Back Pain. Spine, 33(22), (2450-2457). doi:10.1097/brs.0b013e31818916fd. ISSN 0362-2436
A prospective cohort.
The aim of this study was to compare the responsiveness of a patient specific outcome measure with the Oswestry Disability Index...
Wilson-MacDonald, J., Fairbank, J., Frost, H., Yu, L., Barker, K., Collins, R., & Campbell, H. (2008). The MRC Spine Stabilization Trial: Surgical Methods, Outcomes, Costs, and Complications of Surgical Stabilization. Spine, 33(21), (2334-2340). doi:10.1097/brs.0b013e318186a8b2. ISSN 0362-2436
A review of the surgical costs and results in a group of patients randomly allocated to surgery as part of a large prospective randomized trial of patients with ...
Ziebland, S., Featherstone, K., Snowdon, C., Barker, K., Frost, H. & Fairbank, J. (2007). Does it matter if clinicians recruiting for a trial don't understand what the trial is really about? Qualitative study of surgeons' experiences of participation in a pragmatic multi-centre RCT. Trials. 8(1), 1-7. doi:10.1186/1745-6215-8-4. ISSN 1745-6215
Background Qualitative methods are increasingly used to study the process of clinical trials and patients understanding of the rationale for trials, randomisation and reasons...
Fairbank, J., Frost, H., Wilson-MacDonald, J., Yu, L., Barker, K., & Collins, R. (2005). Randomised controlled trial to compare surgical stabilisation of the lumbar spine with an intensive rehabilitation programme for patients with chronic low back pain: the MRC spine stabilisation trial. BMJ, 330(7502), (1233). ISSN 0959-8138
To assess the clinical effectiveness of surgical stabilisation (spinal fusion) compared with intensive rehabilitation for patients with chronic low back pain.
Fairbank, J., Frost, H., & Wilson-Macdonald, J. (2000). MRC Spine Stabilisation Trial Update. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, British Volume, 82-B(Supplement III), (209-210). ISSN 0301-620X
No abstract available.
Robertson, S., Frost, H., Doll, H. & J O’Connor, J. (1998). Leg extensor power and quadriceps strength: an assessment of repeatability in patients with osteoarthritic knees. Clinical Rehabilitation. 12(2), 120-126. doi:10.1191/026921598673072472. ISSN 0269-2155
To assess the repeatability of two muscle function measures -- leg extensor power (LEP) and isometric quadriceps force (IQF) -- in a population of patients with ost...
Frost, H., Moffett, J. K., Moser, J. S., & Fairbank, J. C. T. (1995). Randomised controlled trial for evaluation of fitness programme for patients with chronic low back pain. BMJ, 310(6973), (151-154). ISSN 0959-8138
Objective: To evaluate a progressive fitness programme for patients with chronic low back pain.
Design: Single blind randomised controlled trial. Assessments were carried out ...