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Reports and horizon scanning

To keep researchers aware of the activities of the CSG we produce an annual progress report. In addition we produce horizon scanning reports to highlight recently completed and ongoing clinical trials, research recommendations and new and emerging health technologies relevant to our research area.

Annual Report 2012

For more information on the recent activities of the Musculoskeletal Pain CSG please read the latest annual report (PDF 425 KB).

Horizon scanning and literature reviews

Horizon scans

March 2016 (PDF 2.22 MB)
August 2015 (PDF 2.68 MB)
September 2014 (PDF 1.97 MB)
March 2014 (PDF 1.97 MB)
July 2013 (PDF 1.72 MB)
December 2012 (PDF 1.53 MB)
June 2012 (PDF 1.54 MB)
December 2011 (PDF 521 KB)
June 2011 (PDF 942 KB)
December 2010 (PDF 1.18 MB) 
June 2010 (PDF 1.94 MB)

Literature reviews

Acceptance and commitment therapy in chronic pain (PDF 871 KB)

Analgesics in chronic non-cancer pain: published trials using an enriched enrolment, randomised withdrawal (EERW) design November 2013 (PDF 868 KB)

The effectiveness of opioid analgesics for osteoarthritis of the hip and knee November 2013 (PDF 836 KB)

Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Widespread Pain and Fibromyalgia in Primary Care: Patient and Practitioner perspectives January 2013 (PDF 667 KB)

The Management of Chronic Widespread Pain or Fibromyalgia in Primary Care January 2013 (PDF 1.13 MB)

Early diagnostic ultrasound for shoulder pain: Effect on clinical decision-making and patient outcomes October 2012 (PDF 456 KB)

Mass media, internet-delivered and new social media interventions for improving outcomes of patients with musculoskeletal pain October 2011 (PDF 323 KB)

Walking interventions for older adults August 2011 (PDF 1.00 MB)

Non-GP led primary care for musculoskeletal conditions April 2011 (PDF 655 KB)

Mindfulness-based interventions in chronic pain September 2010 (PDF 974 KB)

One-stop shoulder clinics in the community October 2009 (PDF 690 KB)

Diagnosing shoulder conditions in primary care October 2009 (PDF 765 KB)

Arthroscopic surgery of the painful shoulder October 2009 (PDF 1.04 MB)

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