Stratified Care - workpackage 1(KAPS)
|Funder name / reference number:||NIHR Programme grant for applied research (PGfAR)|
|UKCRN Study portfolio:||ID: 16869|
|Year||2014 - 2016|
Prospective cohort survey in Primary care.
This is Workpackage 1 of the NIHR Stratified Care Programme Grant.
Study population: 1897 Patients who have consulted their GP about a back, neck, shoulder, knee or multi-site pain at 14 GP practices in Central England received a questionnaire at baseline (shortly after consultation) and further questionnaires at 2 and 6 month follow-up.
To externally validate and refine a prognostic tool (Keele STarT MSK Tool) designed to classify patients with the most common musculoskeletal pain conditions (back, neck, shoulder, knee or multi-site pain) to low, medium or high risk of poor outcome.