Leeds Institute of molecular medicine - Faculty of Medicine and Health



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Forster A, Murray J, Young J, Shannon R, Mellish K, Horton M, Tennant A, Breen R, Alvarado N, Bhakta B. Validation of the Longer-term Unmet Needs after Stroke (LUNS) monitoring tool: a multicentre study. Clinical Rehabilitation 2013 27(11) 1020-1028.

Oztuna D, Elhan AH, Kucukdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Tennant A. An application of computerised adaptive testing for measuring health status in patients with knee osteoarthritis. Disabil rehabil 2013 (In press)

Kersten P, White PJ, Tennant A. Construct validity of the Holistic Complementary and Alternative Medicines Questionnaire (HCAMQ) – an investigation using modern psychometric approaches. Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 (In Press)

Young CA, Mills RJ, Woolmore, Hawkins C, Tennant A. The Unidimensional Self Efficacy Scale for MS (USE-MS): Developing a patient based and patient reported outcome. Multiple Scerosis 2013 (In Press).

La Porta F, Tennant A. Can we scientifically and reliably measure the level of consciousness in Vegetative and Minimally Conscious States? Rasch analysis of the Coma Recovery Scale Revised. Archives Phys med Rehabil 2013 (In Press).

Holt R, Weightman A, Gallagher J, Preston P, Levesley M, Mon-Williams M, Bhakta B. A System in the Wild: Deploying a Two Player Arm Rehabilitation System for Children with Cerebral Palsy in a School Environment. Journal of Usability Studies 2013; 8(4): 111-126

Tennant A. Epidemiology of Neurological Disabling Disorders. Clin neurol 2013; 110: 77-92.

Ross S, Bhargava D, Al-Tamimi Y, Goddard T, Tennant A, Quinn A. Identifying patient report outcomes relevant to aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage follow-up. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2013;115:13-6.

da Rocha NS, Chachamovich E, de Almeida Fleck MP, Tennant A. An introduction to Rasch analysis for Psychiatric practice and research. J Psychiatr Res. 2013 Feb;47(2):141-8.

Latimer S, Meade T, Tennant A. Measuring engagement in deliberate self-harm behaviours: psychometric evaluation of six scales.BMC Psychiatry. 2013 Jan 3;13(1):4.

Hermans MC, Merkies IS, Laberge L, Blom EW, Tennant A, Faber CG. Fatigue and daytime sleepiness scale in myotonic dystrophy type 1.Muscle Nerve. 2013 Jan;47(1):89-95.

Küçükdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Yildizlar D, Oztuna D, Elhan AH, Tennant A. The reliability and validity of the World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule (WHODAS-II) in stroke. Disabil Rehabil. 2013; 35:214-220.


Culmer PR, Brooks PC, Strauss DN, Ross DH, Levesley MC, O'Connor RJ, Bhakta B. An Instrumented Walking-Aid to Assess and Retrain Gait
IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics 2012

Mills R, Calabresi M, Tennant A, Young C. Perceived changes and minimum clinically important difference of the Neurological Fatigue Index for multiple sclerosis (NFI-MS). Multiple Sclerosis 2012; 18-1326-43.

Panella L, La Porta F, Caselli S, Marchisio S, Tennant A. Predicting the need for institutional care shortly after admission to rehabilitation: Rasch analysis and predictive validity of the BRASS Index. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2012; 48:443-454.

McFadden E, Horton M, Ford H, Gilworth G, McFadden M, Tennant A. Screening for the risk of job loss in multiple sclerosis (MS): development of an MS-specific Work Instability Scale (MS-WIS). Journal of Multiple Scler: 2012; 18:862-870.

Sansam K, O'Connor R.J., Neumann V, Bhakta B. Can Simple Clinical Tests predict Walking Ability after Prosthetic Rehabilitation? Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2012; 44: 968-974

Yorke J, Horton M, Jones P.W. A critique of Rasch analysis using the Dyspnoea-12 as an illustrative example. Journal of Advanced Nursing 2012 68: 191-198.

Batcho CS, Tennant A, Thonanrd J-L. ACTIVLIM-Stroke: A cross-cultural Rasch-built scale of activity limitations in stroke patients. Stroke 2012; 43:815-823.

Vanhoutte EK, Faber CG, van Nes SI, Jacobs BC, van Doorn PA, van Koningsveld R, Cornblath DR, van der Kooi AJ, Cats EA, van den Berg LH, Notermans NC, van der Pol WL, Hermans MC, van der Beek NA, Gorson KC, Eurelings M, Engelsman J, Boot H, Meijer RJ, Lauria G, Tennant A, Merkies IS. Modifying the Medical Research Council grading system through Rasch Analyses. Brain 2012; 139:1639-1649.

Kersten P, White PJ, Tennant A. The consultation and relational empathy measure: an investigation of its scaling structure. Disabil Rehabil. 2012 34:503-509.

Grimby G, Tennant A, Tesio L. The use of raw scores from ordinal scales: Time to end the malpractice. J Rehabil Med 2012; 44:97-98.

Covic T, Cumming S, Pallant JF, Manolios N, Emery P, Conaghan PG, Tennant A. Depression and Anxiety in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Prevalence rates based on a comparison of the Depression, Anxiety and Stress Scale (DASS) and the Hospital, Anxiety and Depression Scale. BMC Psychiatry 2012; 12:6.

Kersten P, Küçükdeveci AA, Tennant A. The use of the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) in rehabilitation outcomes. J Rehabil Med. 2012 Jun 7;44(7):609-610.

Mills RJ, Pallant JF, Koufali M, Sharma A, Day S, Tennant A, Young CA. Validation of the Neurological Fatigue Index for Stroke (NFI-Stroke). Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2012 May 15;10:51

Kersten P, Küçükdeveci AA, Tennant A. How should we use the visual analogue scale (VAS) in rehabilitation outcomes?IV: Reply on "How should we use the visual analogue scale (VAS) in rehabilitation outcomes?"¬ J Rehabil Med. 2012 Aug 23;44(8):803-804.

Latimer S, Covic T, Tennant A. Co-calibration of deliberate self harm (DSH) behaviours: Towards a common measurement metric. Psychiatry Res. 2012, 200:26-34.

La Porta F, Caselli S, Susassi S, Cavallini P, Tennant A, Franceschini M. Is the Berg Balance Scale an Internally Valid and Reliable Measure of Balance Across Different Etiologies in Neurorehabilitation? A Revisited Rasch Analysis Study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2012; 93:1209-1216


O’Connor RJ. Training and Career: Rehabilitation Medicine and Musculoskeletal Medicine. International Musculoskeletal Medicine 2011;33:75-79

O'Connor RJ, Kini MU. Non-pharmacological and non-surgical interventins for tremor: a systematic review. Parkinsonism Rel Dis 2011; 17-509-15.

Hartley, S, Ruddock S Bhakta B Pearn J, Barnard L, Fergusson A, Farrin A. Maximising adherence to study protocol within pharmaco-rehabilitation clinical trials. Trials 2011, 12 Suppl 1, A133.

Gibbons CJ, Mills RJ, Thornton EW, Ealing J, Mitchell JD, Shaw PJ, Talbot K, Tennant A, Young CA. Development of a patient reported outcome measure for fatigue in Motor Neurone Disease: The Neurological Fatigue Index (NFI-MND). Health Qual Life Outcomes 2011; 22;9(1):101.

Culmer P, Jackson A, Makower S, Cozens JA, Levesley MC, Bhakta BB. A novel robotic system for quantifying arm kinematics and kinetics: description and evaluation in therapist-assisted passive arm movements post-stroke. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 2011; 197(2):259-269

Gutenbrunner C, Lemoine F, Yelnik A, Joseph P-A, de Korvin G, Neumann V, Delarque A. The field of competence of the specialist in physical and rehabilitation Medicine (PRM). Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 2011; 54: 298 - 318

Gibbons CJ, Mills RJ, Thornton EW, Ealing J, Mitchell JD, Shaw PJ, Talbot K, Tennant A, Young CA. Rasch analysis of the hospital anxiety and depression scale (HADS) for use in motor neurone disease. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2011 Sep 29;9:82

Comer CM , Conaghan PG , Tennant A . Internal construct validity of the Swiss Spine Stenosis Questionnaire: Rasch analysis of a disease-specific outcome measure for lumbar spinal stenosis. Spine 2011; 36:1969-1976.

Preston N, Clarke M, Bhakta B. Development of a Framework to Define the Functional Goals and Outcomes of Botulinum Toxin A Spasticity Treatment Relevant to the child and Family Living with Cerebral Palsy Using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth. Journal of Rehabilitaion Medicine 2011; 43: 1010-1015.

Sivan M, O’Connor RJ, Makower S, Levesley M, Bhakta B. Systematic review of outcome measures used in the evaluation of robot-assisted upper limb exercise in stroke. J Rehabil Med 2011; 43: 181–18

Sadani S, Jones C, Seal A, Bhakta B, Hall S.R., Levesley M. Child: Care, Health and Development. A pilot study of scoliosis assessment using radiation free surface topography in children with GMFCS IV and V. Cerebral Palsy 2011.

Kurtais Y, Oztuna D, Küçükdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Hafiz M, Tennant A. Reliability, construct validity and measurement potential of the ICF comprehensive core set for osteoarthritis. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2011; 8;12:255

Illsley A, Sivan M, Cooper J, Bhakta B. Use of Anti-epileptic Drugs in Post-stroke Seizures: A Cross-sectional Survey Among British Stroke Physicians. Advances in Clinical Neurosciences and Rehabilitation 2011; 10(6): 27-29

Allsop M, Gallagher J, Holt R, Bhakta B, Wilkie M. Involving children in the development of assistive technology devices. Disability and Rehabilitation Assistive Technology 2011; 6(2): 148-156

O'Connor R.J., Beden R, Pilling A, Chamberlain M.A. What reductions in Dependency costs Result from Treatment in an inpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Unit for people with Stroke? Clinical Medicine 2011; 11(1) 40-30.

Hettiarachchi C, Conaghan P, Tennant A, Bhakta B. Prevalence and impact of joint symptoms in people with stroke aged 55 years and over. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2011 43(3):197-203.

Weightman A, Preston N, Levesley M, Holt R, Mon-Williams M, Clarke M, Cozens A, Bhakta B. Home-Based Computer-Assisted Upper Limb Exercise for Young Children with Cerebral Palsy: A Feasibility Study Investigating Impact on Motor Control and Functional Outcome. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2011; 43: 359-363.

Searle RD, Bennett MI, Tennant A. Can neuropathic screening tools be used as outcome measures? Pain Medicine 2011 12:276-281

Kutlay S, Kucukdeveci AA, Yanik B, Elhan AH, Oztuna D, Tennant A. the interval scaling properties of the London Handicap Scale: An example from the adaptation of the scale for use in Turkey. Clinical Rehabilitation 2011 25:248-55

Kutlay S, Kucukdeveci AA, Elhan AH, Oztuna D, Kous N, Tennant A. Validation of the World Health disability assessment schedule II (WHODAS-II) in patients with osteoarthritis. Rheumatology International 2011, 31:339-46

La Porta F, Franceschini M, Caselli S, Cavallini P, Susassi S, Tennant A. Unified Balance Scale (UBS): an activity-based, bed to community and aetiology-independent measure of balance calibrated with Rasch Analysis. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2011; 43:435-444

La Porta F, Franceschini M, Caselli S, Cavallini P, Susassi S, Tennant A. Unified Balance Scale (UBS): classic psychometric and clinical properties. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2011; 43:445-453

Ndosi M, Tennant A, Bergsten U, Kukkurainen ML, Machado P, Torre-Aboki JD, Viet Vieland TP, Zangi HA, Hill J. Cross-Cultural validation of the educational needs assessment tool in RA in 7 European Countries. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorder 2011; 12:10

Kucukdeveci AA, Tennant A, Grimby G, Franchignoni F. Strategies on Assessment and Outcome Measurement in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine: an Educational Review. J Rehabilitation Medicine 2011; 43:661-672

Lundgren Nilsson A, Tennant A . Past and present issues in Rasch analysis: The Functional Independence Measure (FIM™) revisited. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 2011; 43:884-91


Frank A, Chamberlain A. Comment on: Musculoskeletal problems and work in the UK - time for a new approach? Rheumatology 2010

Gibson JC, O’Connor RJ. Access to healthcare for disabled people: a systematic review. Social Care and Neurodisability 2010;1:21-31.

Sivan M, Brown J, Brennan S, Bhakta B. A One-Stop Approach to the Management of Soft Tissue and Degenerative Musculoskeletal Conditions Using Clinic-Based Ultrasonography. Musculoskeletal Care 2010 (2).

Gutenbrunner C, Lemoine F, Yelnik A, Joseph P-A, de Korvin G, Neumann V, Delarque A. The field of competence of the specialist in physical and rehabilitation Medicine (PRM). Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 2011; 54: 298-318.

Mackie SL, Hensor E, Haugeberg G, Bhakta B, Pease CT. Can the prognosis of polymyalgia rheumatica be predicted at disease onset? Results from a 5-year prospective study. Rheumatology 2010; 49(4):716-722.

Gutenbrunner C, Neumann V, Lemoine F, Delarque A. Describing and developing the field of competence in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) in Europe - preface to a series of papers published by the Professional Practice Committee of the PRM Section of the Union of European Medical Specialists (UEMS). Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Vol 53 (10) 593-597

Robinson V, Sansam K, Hirst L, Neumann V. Major lower limb amputation - what, why and how to achieve best results. Orthopaedics and Trauma Volume 24- 4 August 2010 page 276.

Siegert RJ, Tennant A, Turner-Stokes L. Rasch analysis of the Beck Depression Inventory-II in a neurological rehabilitation sample. Disability and Rehabilitation 2010; 32:8-17.

Siegert RJ, Jackson DM, Tennant A, Turner-Stokes L. Factor analysis and Rasch analysis of the Zarit Burden Interview for Acquired Brain Injury Carer Research. Journal Rehabilitation Medicine 2010; 42:302-9

Kersten P, White PJ, Tennant A. The visual analogue WOMAC 3.0 scale-internal validity and responsiveness of the VAS version. BMC Musculoskeletal Disord 2010; 11:80

Allsop MJ, Holt RJ, Levesley Levesley CM, Bhakta B. The engagement of children with disabilities in health-related technology design processes: Identifying methodology. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology 2010; 5 (1)

Weightman A.P.H., Preston N, Holt R.J. Allsop M, Levesley M.C., Bhakta B. Engaging children in healthcare technology design: developing rehabilitation technology for children with cerebral palsy Journal of Engineering Design 2010 Volume 21 Issue 5, 579-600

Sivan M, Stoppard E, Kirkler S. Alteration in Phantom Pain and Sensation with Visceral Movement. The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2010; (2) 576-578

Mills RJ, Young CA, Pallant JF, Tennant A. Development of a patient reported outcome scale for fatigue in multiple sclerosis: The Neurological Fatigue Index (NFI-MS). Health Qual Life Outcomes 2010: 8:22.

Neumann V, Gutenbrunner C, Veronika Fialka-Moser, Nicolas Christodoulou, Enrique Varela, Alessandro Giustini, Alain Delarque & Professional Practice Committee, Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine Section, UEMS. Interdisciplinary Team working in Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine. Journal Rehabil Med 2010; 42: 4-8

Mills RJ, Young CA, Pallant JF, Tennant A. Rasch analysis of the Modified Fatigue Impact Scale (MFIS) in multiple sclerosis. Journal Neurology Neurosurgery Psychiatry 2010 81:1049-51

Kose SK, Oztuna D, Kutlay E, Elhan AH, Tennant A, Kucukdeveci AA. Psychometric Properties of the Health Assessment Questionnaire Disability Index (HAQ-DI) and the Modified Health Assessment Questionnaire (MHAQ) in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis. Turkish J Rheumatology 2010; 25:147-55

Oztuna D, Elhan AH, Kucukdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Tennant A. An application of computerised adaptive testing for measuring health status in patients with knee osteoarthritis. Disability Rehabilitation 2010 32:1928-38


Culmer PR., Levesley M, Mon-Williams M, Williams JHG Williams. A new took for assessing human movement: The Kinematic Assesment Tool. Journal of Neuroscience Methods 2009; 184-192.

Chamberlain MA., Moser, VF, Ekholm DS., O'Connor RJ, Herceg M, Ekholm J. Vocational Rehabilitation: An Educational Review. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2009; 41: 856-869.

Kutlay S, Kucukdeveci AA, Elhan AH, Yilmaz A, Kalli T, TUR BS, Tennant A. Psychometric properties of the Rivermead Motor Assessment: its utility in stroke. J Rehabil Med 2009; 41:1055-61.

Waterhouse B, O'Connor RJ. Care by companionship - a proposal for prescription friends. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 2009; 102(12):504.

Gilworth G, Emery P, Gossec L, Vliet Vlieland TP, Breedveld FC, Hueber AJ, Schett G, Tennant A. Adaptation and cross-cultural validation of the RA-WIS (Work Instability Scale). Ann Rheum Dis 2009; 68:1686-90.

Neumann V, Gutenbrunner C, Fialka-Moser V, Christodoulou N, Varela E, Giustini A, Delarque A. Interdisciplinary Team Working in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2009; 42: 4-8.

Roebroeck ME, Jahsen R, Carona C, Kent RE, Chamberlain ME. Adult outcomes and lifespan issues for people with childhood-onset physical disability. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2009; vol 51: 8:670-678.

Latimer S, Covic T, Cumming SR, Tennant A. Psychometric analysis of the Self-Harm Inventory using Rasch modelling. BMC Psychiatry 2009; 9:53

Kutlay S, Kucukdeveci AA, Elhan AH, Tennant A. Validation of the Behavioural Inattention Test (BIT) in patients with acquired brain injury in Turkey. Neuropsychol Rehabil 2009; 19:461-475

Shea TL, Pallant JF, Tennant A. Rasch Model Analysis of the Depression, Anxiety and Stress Scales. BMC Psychiatry 2009: 9:21.

Gilworth G, Emery P, Barkham N, Smyth MG, Helliwell P, Tennant A. Reducing Work Disability in Ankylosing Spondylitis - Development of a Work Instability Scale for AS. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2009; 10:68.

Chamberlain MA. A Vision of Transition. Rehabilitacija – letn 2009; VIII, Suppl. 1 2009.

Sivan M, Neumann V, Kent R, Stroud A, Bhakta B. Pharmacotherapy for treatment of attention deficits after non-progressive acquired brain injury. A systematic review. Clinical Rehabilitation 2009; 0: 1-12.

Elders V, Sheehan S, Wilson A, Levesley M, Bhakta B, Mon-Williams M. Head-torso-hand coordination in children with and without developmental coordination disorder. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2010 Issue (52)3: 238-243.

Sansam K, Neumann V, O'Connor R, Bhakta B. Predicting Walking Ability Following Lower Limb Amputation: A Systemic Review of the Literature. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2009; 41(8):593-603.

Stewart-Brown S, Tennant A, Tennant R, Platt S, Parkinson J, Weich S. Internal Construct Validity of the Warwick-Edinburgh Mental Well-being scale (WEMWBS): a Rasch analysis using data from the Scottish Health Education Population Survey. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2009; 7:15

Covic T, Pallant JF, Tennant A, Cox S, Emery P, Conaghan PG. Variability in depression prevalence in early rheumatoid arthritis: a comparison of the CES-D and HADS-D scales. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2009; 10:18.

Van der Velde G, Beaton D, Hogg-Johnson S, Hurwitz E, Tennant A. Rasch Analysis Provides New Insights into the Measurement Properties of the Neck Disability Index. Arthritis Care and Research 2009; 61: 544-551.

Allsop M, Holt R, Levelsey M, Bhakta B. Involving children in the design of healthcare equipment: an investigation into methodology. Proceedings of INCLUDE, London, UK. 2009.

Smith HJ, Richardson JB, Tennant A. Modification and validation of the Lysholm Knee Scale to assess articular cartilage damage. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2009; 17:53-58.

Ross D, Heward K, Salawu Y, Chamberlain MA., Bhakta BB. Upfront and enabling: Delivering specialist multidisciplinary neurological rehabilitation. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation 2009; Vol 16, No 2: 107-113

Pease C.T., Haugheberg G, Monague B, Hensor E.M.A. Bhakta BB., Thomson W. Polymyalgia rheumatica can be distinguished from late onset rheumatoid arthritis at baseline: results of a 5-yr prospective study. Rheumatology 2009; 48:123-127.

Alazmani A, Culmer P, Levesley M, Mon-Williams M, Bhakta BB. The Co-ordination of Upper and Lower Arm Rotation, Experimental Brain Research 2009: 192:635-649

Mills RJ, Young CA, Nicholas RS, Pallant JF, Tennant A. Rasch analysis of the Fatigue Severity Scale in multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis 2009; 15:81-87.

Doward LC, McKennna SP, Whalley D, Tennant A, Griffiths B, Emery P, Veale DJ. The Development of the L-QoL: A quality of life instrument specific to Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Ann Rheum Dis 2009; 68: 196-200.

Pallant JF, Keenan A-M, Misajon RA, Conaghan PG, Tennant A. Measuring the impact and distress of osteoarthritis from the patients' perspective. Journal: Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2009; 7:37.

Tur BS, Kucukdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Yavuzer G, Elhan AH, Tennant A. Psychometric properties of the WeeFIM™ in children with cerebral palsy in Turkey. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology 2009; 51:732-8

Culmer P, Jackson A, Makower S, Richardson R, Cozens J, Levesley M, Bhakta B. A Control Strategy for Upper Limb Robotic Rehabilitation with a Dual Robotic System. IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics 2009


Lamoureux E.L., Pallant JF, Pesudovs K, Tennant A, Rees G, O'Connor P, Keeffe JE. Assessing participation in daily living and the effectiveness of rehabilitation in age related macular degeneration patients using the impact of vision impairment scale. Opthalmic Epidemiol 2008: 15, 105-113.

Sivan M, Bhakta B. Restoring mobility: theories, technologies and effective treatments. Clinical Medicine 2008; (8)6 596-600

Kondlapudi J, O'Connor RJ, Mawer S. Cerebral haemorrhage as a presenting feature of myeloprofilferative disorder. BMJ Case Reports 2009 DOI:10.1136/bcr.08.2008.0720

Bhakta BB, Cozens JA, O'Connor R.C. Can botulinum toxin reduce associated reactions in the arm after stroke?; A randomised double blind placebo controlled trial. Journal Rehabilitation Medicine 2008; 40 (1):36-41.

O'Connor RJ, Smith M. Wheelchairs and special seating for neurological conditions. Advances Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation 2008; 8: 18-21

Neumann V, O'Connor RJ, Bush D. Cryoprobe treatment; an alternative to phenol injections for painful neuromas after amputation. American Journal of Roentgenology 2008; 191:313

Keenan AM, McKenna SP, Doward LC, Conaghan PG, Emery P, Tennant A. OAQoL: The development and validation of a needs-based quality of life instrument for osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care and Research 2008; 59:841-848

Gilworth G, Eyres S, Carey A, Bhakta BB, Tennant A. Working with a Brain Injury: Personal Experiences of Returning to Work following a Mild or Moderate Brain Injury. Journal Rehabilitation Medicine 2008; 40(5) 334-339.

Bhakta BB, O'Connor RJ, Cozens J.A. Associated Reactions After Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effect of Botulinum Toxin Type A. Journal Rehabilitation Medicine 2008; 40: 36-41.

Küçükdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Elhan AH, Tennant A. Construct validity and reliability of the Rivermead Behavioural Memory Test in the Turkish population. Brain Injury 2008; 22:75-82.

Lamoureux E.L., Pallant JF, Pesudovs K, Tennant A, Rees G, O'Connor P, Keeffe JE. The impact of Visual Impairment (IVI): A valid scale to assess the impact of participation in daily living and the effectiveness of rehabilitation in patients with AMD. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2008: 15, 105 -113.

Davis AM, Perruccio AV, Canizares M, Tennant A, Hawker GA, Conaghan PG, Roos EM, Jordan JM, Maillfert J-F, Dougados M, Lohmander LS. An OARSI/OMERACT Initiative: The Development of a Short Measure of Physical Function for Hip OA. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2008; 1 6:551-559

Perruccio AV,Stefan Lohmander L,Canizares M,Tennant A,Hawker GA,Conaghan PG,Roos EM,Jordan JM,Maillefert JF,Dougados M,Davis AM. An OARSI/OMERACT Initiative: The Development of a Short Measure of Physical Function for Knee OA. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2008; 1 6: 542-550

Pinder C, Bhakta BB, Kodavali K. Intrathecal phenol: an old treatment revisited. Disability and Rehabilitation 2008; 30(5): 381 - 386.

O'Connor R, Tennant A. Measuring Pain: Issues of interpretation. The Lancet 2008; 372:443.

Rothenfluh DA, Reedwisch D, Espinosa N, Tennant A, Leunig M. Construct validity of a 12-item WOMAC for patients with femoro-acetabular impingement and osteoarthritis of the hip. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2008; 16:1032-1038.

Elhan AH, Oztuna D, Kutlay s, Kucukdeveci AA, Tennant A. An initial application of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) for measuring disability in patients with low back pain. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2008; 9:166.

Gilworth G, Smyth MG, Smith J, Tennant A. The development and validation of the Office Work Screen. Occupational Medicine 2008; 58(4):289-294.


Burgoyne CH, Field SL Brown AK, Hensor EM, English A, Bingham SL, Verburg R, Fearon U, Lawson CA, Hamlin PJ, Straszynski E, Veale D, Conaghan PG, Hull MA, VanLaar JM, Tennant A, Emery P, Isaacs JD, Ponchel F. Abnormal T-cell differentiation persists in rheumatoid arthritis patients in clinical remission and predicts relapse. Ann Rheum Dis 2007

Keenan AM, Anthony C, Redmond A, Horton M, Philip G, Conaghan P, Tennant A. The Foot Posture Index: Rasch Analysis of a Novel, Foot-specific Outcome Measure. Arch Physical Medicine Rehabilitation 2007; Vol 88:88-93

Covic T, Pallant JF, Conaghan PG, Tennant A . A Longitudinal evaluation of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies-Depression scale (CES-D) in a Rheumatoid Arthritis Population using Rasch Analysis. Health & Quality of Life Outcomes 2007; 5: 41

McKenna SP, Doward L, Meads DM, Tennant A , Lawton G Grueger J. Quality of life in infants and children with atopic dermatitis: Addressing issues of differential item functioning across countries in multinational clinical trials. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2007; 5: 45

Conaghan PG, Emerton M, Tennant A . Internal Construct Validity of The Oxford Knee Scale: Evidence from Rasch Measurement. Arthritis Rheum 2007, 57: 1363-1368.

Tennant A , Conaghan PG. The Rasch Measurement Model in Rheumatology: What is it and why use it? When should it be applied, and what should one look for in a Rasch paper? Arthritis Rheum 2007, 57; 1358-1362.

Thumbikat P, Hariharan R.P. , Ravichandran G, McClelland M.R., Matthew M. Spinal Cord Injury in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis - A 10 Year Review. Spine 2007, 32; (26) 2989-2995.

Tennant A. Goal attainment scaling: Current methodological issues. Disabil Rehabil 2007; 29: 20-21.

Chamberlain A.M. Work, Disability and rehabilitation: making the best job of it. Clinical Medicine 2007; Vol 7 No 6.

Gobelet C, Luthi F, Al-Khodairy AT, Chamberlain MA. Work in Inflammatory and degenerative Joint diseases. Disability and Rehabilitation 2007; 15;29(17) 1331-9

Gobelet C, Luthi F, Al-Khodairy AT, Chamberlain MA. Vocational rehabilitation: A multidisciplinary intervention 2007; 15;29(17):1405-10

Bent N, Tennant A, Neumann V, Chamberlain MA Living with Thalidomide: Health status and quality of life at 40 years. Prosthetics and Orthotics International 2007; 31(2):147-156

Gilworth G, Bhakta B, Eyres S, Carey A, Chamberlain MA and Tennant A. Keeping Nurses Working: Development and psychometric testing of the Nurse-Work Instability Scale (Nurse-WIS). Journal of Advanced Nursing 2007; 57(5) 543-551

Jackson AE, Holt RJ, Culmer PR, Makower SG, Levesley MC, Richardson RC, Cozens JA, Mon-Williams M, Bhakta BB. Dual Robot System for Upper Limb Rehabilitation after Stroke: The Design Process. Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science 2007; 221(7); 845-857

Kutlay S, Kucukdeveci AA, Elhan AH, Yavuzer G, Tennant A. Validation of the Middlesex Elderly Assessment of Mental State (MEAMS) as a cognitive screening test in patients with acquired brain injury in Turkey. Disability and Rehabilitation 2007; 29(4) 315-321.

Gutenbrunner C, Ward BA, Chamberlain MA. White Book on Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine in Europe. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, Supplement No. 45, January 2007

Pallant JF, Tennant A. An introduction to the Rasch measurment model: An example using the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS). Brit J Clin Psychology 2007; 6:1-18


Salawu A, Middleton C, Gilbertson A, Kodavali K, Neumann V. Stump Ulcers and Continued Prosthetic Limb Use. Prosthetics and Orthotics International 2006; 30(3): 279-285.

Lawton G, Lundgren-Nilsson A, Biering-SØrensen F, Tesio L, Slade A, Penta M, Grimby G, Ring H, Tennant A. Cross-cultural validity of FIM in spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord Injury 2006; 44: 746-52.

Richardson R, Jackson A, Culmer P, Bhakta B and Levesley M.C. Pneumatic impedance control of a 3-d.o.f. physiotherapy robot. Advanced Robotics 2006; Vol 20(12): 1321-1339

Keenan AM, Tennant A, Fear J, Emery P, Conaghan PG. The impact of multiple joint problems on daily living tasks in the over 55s: a UK community survey. Arthritis and Rheumatism 2006 55(5)

Lundgren-Nilsson A, Tennant A, Grimby G, Sunnerhagen KS. Cross-diagnostic validity in a generic instrument: An example from the Functional Independence Measure in Scandinavia Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2006 4:55.

Chamberlain MA, Sansam K. Rehabilitation Following Stroke. MIMS Cardiovascular 2006; Vol 1,(2): 46-47.

Connelly J, Chell S, Tennant A, Rigby AS, Airey CM. Modelling 5 year functional outcome in a major traumatic injury survivor cohort. Disabil Rehabil 2006; 28:629-3

Gilworth G, Carey A, Eyres S, Sloan J, Rainford B, Bodenham D, Neumann V, Tennant A. Screening for job loss: development of a work instability scale for traumatic brain injury. Brain Injury 2006; 20(8):835-843.

Heilporn A, Andre JM, Didier JP, Chamberlain MA. Violence to and Maltreatment of People with Disabilities: A Short Review. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2006; 38:10-12.

Frank AO, Chamberlain MA. Rehabilitation: an integral part of clinical practice. Occupational Medicine 2006; 56:289-293

O'Connor RJ, Murray PC. Review of spinal cord injuries in Ireland. Spinal Cord 2006; 44(7):445-8

Neumann V, O'Connor RJ, Bhakta BB, Tennant A. DVT and pulmonary embolism after acute infection. Lancet 2006; 368(9531):201

Pallant JF, Tennant A. Evaluation of the Edinburgh Post Natal Depression Scale using Rasch analysis. BMC Psychiatry 2006; 6(1)28.

Connelly J, Chell S, Tennant A, Rigby AS , Airey CM. Modelling 5-year functional outcome in a major traumatic injury survivor cohort. Disabil Rehabil 2006; 28 629-36.

Slade A, Fear J, Tennant A. Identifying patients at risk of nursing home admission: The Leeds Elderly Assessment Dependency Screening tool (LEADS) BMC Health Services Research 2006; 6:31

Tennant A , Küçükdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Elhan AH. Assessing normative cut points through differential item functioning analysis: An example from the adaptation of the Middlesex Elderly Assessment of Mental State (MEANS) for use as a cognitive screening test in Turkey . Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2006; 4:18

O'Connor RJ, Neumann VC . Payment by results or payment by outcome? The history of measuring medicine. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 2006; 99:226-31

Holland A O'Connor RJ, Thompson AJ, Playford ED, Hobart JC. Talking the talk on walking the walk: a 12-item generic walking scale suitable for neurological conditions? Journal of Neurology 2006; 253:1594-602

O'Connor RJ., Best M, Chamberlain M.A . The community rehabilitation unit in Leeds : A resource for people with long-term conditions. International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, March 2006, Vol 13, No. 3, Page 118-125.

Conaghan PG, Peterfry CG, Woodworth T, Tennant A, Hunter D, Stephens R. Examining the psychometric properties of a whole organ MRI scoring system for osteoarthritis of the knee by Rasch analysis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2006; 14 (sup1): 116-121.


O'Connor RJ, Cano SJ, Thompson AJ, Playford ED. The impact of inpatient neurorehabilitation on psychological well-being on discharge and 3 month follow-up. J Neurol 2005; 252:814-9.

Barkham N, Kong KO, Tennant A, Fraser A, Hensor E, Keenan AM, Emery P. The unmet need for anti-tumour necrosis factor (anti-TNF) Therapy in Ankylosing Spondylitis. Rheumatology 2005; 44: 1277-1281.

Pease CT, Haugeberg G, Morgan AW, Montague B, Hensor EM, Bhakta BB. Diagnosing late onset rheumatoid arthritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, and temporal arteritis in patients presenting with polymyalgic symptoms. A prospective longterm evaluation. J Rheumatol 2005;32(6):1043-6.

Chamberlain MA, Kent RM. The needs of young people with disabilities in transition from paediatric to adult services. Eur Medicophys 2005;41:111-23.

O'Connor RJ, Cano SJ, Ramio L, Thompson AJ, Playford ED. Factors influencing work retention for people with multiple sclerosis. Cross-sectional studies using qualitative and quantitative methods. J Neurol 2005; 252(8):892-6.

Elhan AH, Kutlay S, KuÇukdeveci AA, Çotuk C, Özturk G, Tesio L, Tennant A. Psychometric properties of the Mini-Mental State Examination in patients with acquired brain injury in Turkey . J Rehabil Med 2005; 7:306-311.

Culmer P, Jackson AE, Richardson R, Bhakta BB, Levesley M, Cozens JA. Development of a dual robotic system for upper limb stroke rehabilitation. Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2005; 61-64

van Buuren S. Eyres S, Tennant A, Hopman-Rock M. Improving comparability of existing data by Response Conversation. J Official Statistics 2005; 21:53-72.

O'Connor RJ, Cassidy EM, Delargy MA. Late multidisciplinary rehabilitation in young people after stroke. Disability Rehabilitation 2005; 27:111-6.

Bhakta B, Tennant A, Lawton G, Horton M, Andrich D. Using item response theory to explore the psychometric properties of extended matching questions examination in undergraduate medical education. BMC Medical Education 2005; 5:9.

Tennant A, Admission to hospital following head injury in England: Incidence and socio-economic associations. BMC Public Health 2005; 5:21.

Lundgren-Nilsson A, Grimby A, Ring H, Tesio L, Lawton G, Slade A, Penta M, Tripolski M, Biering-Sørensen F, Carter J Marincek C, Phillips S, Simone A, Tennant A. Cross-cultural validity of FIM items in stroke in six European countries: A Rasch perspective. J Rehabil Med 2005; 37:23-31.

Küçükdeveci AA, Kutlay S, Elhan AH, Tennant A. Preliminary study to evaluate the validity of the mini-mental state examination (MMSE) in a normal population in turkey. Int J Rehabil Research 2005; 28:77-79.

Frank AO, Neumann V. Long term sickness absence. BMJ 2005; 328.

Coughlan AK, Rix KJB, Neumann V. Assessing Decision-making ability and capacity in minimally aware patients. Medicine, Science and the Law 2005; 45:1-7.

Helliwell P, Reay N, Gilworth G, Redmond A, Slade A, Tennant A, Woodburn J. Development of a foot impact scale for rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum. 2005; June 2;53(3):418-422.

Shrivastava S, Chamberlain MA, Factors determining Job Retention and Return to Work for Disabled Employees. A Questionnaire Study of Opinions of Disabled People Organisations in the UK . Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2005; Vol 37:17-22.

Bingham SJ, Buch MH, Tennant A, Emery P. Escalated conventional therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (Letter). Rheumatology 2004; 43:1199-2005.

Richardson R, Brown M, Bhakta BB, Levesley MC. Impedance control for a pneumatic robot based around pole placement, joint space controllers. Control Engineering Practice 2005; 13(3) 291-303.

Eyres S, Carey A, Gilworth G, Tennant A, Neumann V. Internal construct validity of the Rivermead Post-Concussive Symptoms Questionnaire. Clin Rehab 2005; 19:878-887.



Tennant A, McKenna SP, Hagell P. Application of Rasch Analysis in the Development and Application of Quality of Life Instruments. Value in Health 2004; 7(Issue s1):S22-S26.

Cassidy E, O'Connor R, O'Keane V. Prevalence of post-stroke depression in an Irish sample and its relationship with disability and outcome following inpatient rehabilitation. Disabil Rehabil 2004; 26:71-77.

O'Connor RJ. Musculoskeletal complications of neurological conditions. Adv Clin Neurosci Rehabil 2004; 4:32-4.

Richardson R, Brown MD, Bhakta BB, Levesley M. Modelling and simulation of a precision pneumatic actuation system. Proc 3rd Int Symp multi-body dynamics-monitoring and simulation techniques 2004; 3:485-495.

O'Connor RJ, Cano SJ, Hobart JC, Thompson AJ. Exploring rating scale responsiveness: does the total score reflect the sum of its parts? Neurology 2004; 62:182-4.

Wade DT, Tennant A. An audit of the editorial process and peer review. Journal Clinical Rehabilitation. Clinical Rehabilitation 2004; 18:117-124.

Kent RM, Chamberlain MA. Transition from paediatric to adult neurological services J Neurol Neurosurg Psy 2004; 75(8):1208.

Bakheit AMO, Fedorova NV, Skoromets AA, Timberaeva SL, Bhakta BB, Coxon L. The beneficial effects of antispasticity effect of botulinum toxin type A is maintained after repeated treatment cycles. Journal Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2004; 75:1558-1561.

Bingham SJ, Buch MH , Tennant A , Emery P. The impact of escalating conventional therapy in rheumatoid arthritis patients referred for anti-tumour necrosis factor-{alpha} therapy. Rheumatology 2004; 43:364-368.

Chamberlain MA, Frank AO. Congratulations but no Congratulations: should Physicians do more to support their patients work?, Clinical Medicine, March/April 2004; Vol 4:102-4.

Gilworth G, Chamberlain MA, Bhakta B, Silman A, Haskard D, Tennant A The Development of the BD-QoL: A Quality of Life Instrument Specific to Behçet's Disease. J Rheumatology 2004; 31(5) 931-937.

Kemp S, Neumann VC. Value of melatonin for sleep disorders occurring post-brain injury: a pilot RCT. Brain Injury 2004; 18:911-9.

Küçükdeveci, AA. Sahin H, Ataman, S, Griffiths B, Tennant A. Issues in cross-cultural validity: Example from the adaptation, reliability and validity testing of a Turkish version of the Stanford Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ). Arthritis Rheum 2004; 51:14-19.

McKenna SP, Doward L, Whalley D, Tennant A, Emery P Veale D. The Development of the PsAQoL: A quality of life instrument specific to Psoriatic Arthritis. Ann Rheum Dis 2004; 63:162-169.

Miller L, Kent RM, Tennant A. Audit of head injury management in Accident and Emergency in two hospitals: Implications for NICE CT Guidelines. BMC Health Serv Res 2004; 7.

O'Connor RJ, Neumann VC, Tennant A. Payment needs to be by end-results, not just results. BMJ 2004; 328(7446):969-70.

Slade A, Fear J, Tennant A. Predicting outcome for older people in a hospital setting: which scales are appropriate? Int J Therapy and Rehabil 2004; 11:25 -30.

Lawton G, Bhakta BB, Chamberlain MA and Tennant A. The Behçet's Disease Activity Index. Rheumatology 2004; 73-78.

Tennant A. Penta M, Tesio L, Grimby G, Thonnard J-L, Slade A, Lawton G, Simone A, Carter J, Lundgren-Nilsson A, Tripolski M, Ring H, Biering-Sørensen F, Marincek C, Burger H, Phillips S. Assessing and adjusting for cross cultural validity of impairment and activity limitation scales through Differential Item Functioning within the framework of the Rasch model : the Pro-ESOR project. Medical Care 2004; 42:37-48.


Chamberlain MA. Advances in rehabilitation: an overview and an odyssey. Clinical Medicine 2003; 3:62-67.

Ryall NH. Eyres SB. Neumann VC. Bhakta BB. Tennant A . The SIGAM mobility grades: a new population specific measure for lower limb amputees. Disability & Rehabilitation 2003; 25(15) : 833- 844.

Cozens JA, Bhakta BB. Measuring movement irregularity in the upper motor neuron syndrome using normalized average jerk. J Electromyography And Kinesiology 2003; 13:73-81.

Doward LC, Spoorenberg A, Cook SA, Whalley D, Helliwell PS, Kay LJ, McKenna SP, Tennant A, van der Heijde D, Chamberlain MA. The Development of the ASQoL: A quality of life instrument specific to Ankylosing Spondylitis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2003; 62:20-26.

O'Connor RJ. Khim Tun P. Rehabilitation Medicine. BMJ Careers 2003;327:185-6.

Evans SA, Airey MC, Chell SM, Connelly JB, Rigby AS , Tennant A., Disability in young adults following major trauma: 5 year follow up of survivors. BMC Public Health 2003; Volume: 3:8.

Morgan AW, Keyte VH, Babbage SJ, Robinson JI, Ponchel F, Barrett JH, Bhakta BB, Bingham SJ, Butch MH, Conaghan PG. FcgammaRIIIA-158V and rheumatoid arthritis: a confirmation study. Rheumatology 2003; 42(4):528-533.

Gilworth G, Chamberlain MA. A Harvey, A, Woodhouse A, Smith J, Smyth MG and Tennant A. Development of a work instability scale for rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Rheum 2003; 49:349-354.

Gilworth G, Chamberlain MA, Bhakta B, Tennant A. Silman A and Haskard D. Living with Behcet's disease. An insight into the impact of the illness on people's lives. Advances in Experimental Medicine & Biology 2003; 528:157-8.

Kant P, Hui-Yin Koh S, Neumann VC, Cotter D. Treatment of Longitudinal Deficiency Affecting the Femur: Comparing Patient Mobility and Satisfaction Outcomes of Syme Amputation against Extension Prosthesis. J Paediatric Orthop. 2003; 23: 1-7.

Barnes MP, Kent RM, Semlyen JK, McMullen KM, Neurorehabilitation & Neural Repair. Spasticity in Multiple Sclerosis 2003; 17(1):66-70.

Kutlay S, Kucukdeveci AA, Gonul D, Tennant A. An Adaptation and validation of the Turkish version of the Rheumatoid Arthritis Quality of Life Scale. Rheumatol Int. 2003; 23:21-6.

Morgan AW, Keyte VH, Babbage SJ, Robinson JI, Ponchel F, Bhakta BB, Bingham SJ, Buch MH, Conaghan PG, Gough A, Green M, Lawson CA, Pease CT, Markham AF, Ollier WER, Emery P, Worthington J, Isaacs JD. FcgRIIIA-158V is associated with rheumatoid arthritis: Implications for RA pathogenesis. Rheumatology 2003; 42(4):528-533.

Pittock S, Hardiman O, Ehler E, Kovac M, Bojakowski J, Al Khawaja I, Brozman M, Kanovský P, Skorometz A, Slawek J, Moore AP, Reichel G, Stenner A, Timerbaeva S, Stelmasiak Z, Zifko U, Bhakta BB, Coxon E. The use of botulinum toxin type A (Dysport â ) in the treatment of lower limb spasticity after stroke: a double blind, prospective randomised placebo controlled study. Cerebrovascular Diseases 2003; 15(4):289-300.

Richardson R, Brown M, Bhakta BB, Levesley MC. Design and control of a three degree of freedom physiotherapy robot. Robotica 2003; 21:589-604.

Ryall NH , Eyres SB, Neumann VC, Bhakta BB, Tennant A. Is the Rivermead Mobility Index appropriate to measure mobility in lower limb amputees? Disability and Rehabil 2003; 25:143-53.

O'Connor RJ, Delargy MA. Acute hospital discharges of patients with major disability: a review of patients admitted to a young disabled unit. Ir Med J 2003;96:209-11.

Cassidy EM, Walsh MT, O'Connor R, Condren RM, Ryan M, O'Keane V, Kenny D, Dinan T. Platelet surface glycoprotein expression in post-stroke depression: a preliminary study. Psychiatry Res 2003;118:175-81.

Slade A, Tennant A, Ford H. Meeting the information needs of people with multiple sclerosis. Int. J. Therapy & Rehabil 2003; 211-216.

van Buuren S, Eyres S, Tennant A, Hopman-Rock M. Assessing comparability of dressing disability in different countries by response conversion. European J Public Health 2003; 13: (3 Suppl) 15-19.


Bent N, Tennant A, Swift T, Posnett J, Scuffham P , Chamberlain MA., Ad Hoc or Focused Services for Young People with Physical Disabilities? The Lancet 2002; 360:1280-1286.

Bhakta B. Clinical Features in patients presenting as elderly onset rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR). Results from the Leeds PMR and elderly onset RA Dabase. Annals of Rheumatic Diseases 2002; 61-319.

Bhakta BB. Roussounnis SH. Treating childhood hyperhidrosis with botulinum toxin type A. Arch Dis Child 2002; 86(1):68.

Eyres S, Tennant A, Kay L, Waxman R, Helliwell PS Measuring disability in ankylosing spondylitis: comparison of BASFI with revised Leeds Disability questionnaire (RLDQ). J Rheumatology 2002; 22:979-986.

Helliwell PS, Marzo-Ortega H, Tennant A. Comparison of a disease specific and a generic instrument for measuring health-related quality of life in ankylosing spondylitis. Arthritis Rheum 2002; 46:3098.

Raghavan P and Chamberlain MA. Letter to Editor. Outreach Services in spinal injury rehabilitation. Clin Rehabil 2002, 16: 910-911.

Slade A, Tennant A, Chamberlain MA. A randomised controlled trial to determine the effects of intensity of therapy upon length of stay in a neurological rehabilitation setting. J Rehabil Med 2002; 34:260-266.

Thorsen H, McKenna SP, Tennant A, Holstein P. Nottingham health profile scores predict the outcome and support aggressive revascularisation for critical ischaemia. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2002; 6:495-499.



Airey CM, Chell S, Rigby AS, Tennant A, Connelly JB, The epidemiology of disability and occupational handicap resulting from major traumatic injury. Disability and Rehab 2001; 23:509-515.

Bent N, Jones A, Molloy I, Chamberlain MA, Tennant A. Factors determining participation in young adults with a physical disability: a pilot study. Clin Rehab 2001; 15:552-561.

Bhakta BB, Chamberlain MA. Transition from paediatric clinic to the adult service. J R Soc Med 2001; 94(12):659 (letter).

Bhakta BB, Cozens JA, Bamford JM, Chamberlain MA. Quantifying associated reactions in the paretic arm in stroke and their relationship to spasticity. Clin Rehab 2001; 15: (20 195-206

Bowen A, Tennant A, Neumann V, Chamberlain MA. Neuropsychological rehabilitation for traumatic brain injury: do carers benefit? Brain Injury 2001; 15 (1): 29-38.

Ford HL, Gerry E, Tennant A, Whalley D, Haigh R, Johnson MH. Developing a disease specific quality of life measure for people with multiple sclerosis. Clin Rehab 2001; 15: 247-258.

Ford HL, Gerry M, Johnson MH, Tennant A. Health status and quality of life of people with multiple sclerosis. Disability and Rehab 2001; 23:516-521.

Frank AO & Chamberlain MA. Keeping our patients at work: implications for the management of those with rheumatoid arthritis and musculoskeletal conditions. Editorial. Rheumatology 2001; 40:1201-1205.

Geddes JML, Chamberlain MA. Home-based rehabilitation for people with stroke: a comparative study of six community service providing co-ordinated, multidisciplinary treatment. Clin Rehab 2001; 15:589-599.

Geddes JML, Chamberlain MA. Improving community rehabilitation teams for people with stroke. Brit Jr Ther Rehab 2001; 8 (3):92-95.

Gilworth G, Haigh R, Tennant A, Chamberlain MA, Harvey AR. Do rheumatologists recognise their patients' work related problems? Rheumatology 2001;40:1206-1210.

Gilworth G. Woodhouse A, Tennant A, Chamberlain MA. The impact of rheumatoid arthritis in the workplace. Brit J Ther Rehab 2001; 8 (9):342-347.

Haigh R, Tennant A, Biering-Sorensen F, Grimby G, Marincek C, Phillips S, Ring H, Tesio L, Thonnard J-L. The Use of Outcome Measures in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation within Europe. J Rehab Med 2001; 33:273-278.

Kucukdeveci AA, Yavuzer G, Elhan AH, Sonel B, Tennant A. Adaptation of the Functional Independence Measure for use in Turkey. Clin Rehab 2001; 15: 311-319.

Küçükdeveci, AA, Tennant A, Elhan AH, Niyazoglu H. Validation of the Turkish Version of the Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire for Use in Low Back Pain. Spine 2001; 26:2738-2743.

Neumann V, Cotter DHG, Geddes JML and Waxman R. The rehabilitation of lower limb amputees who have had a prior stroke. Saudi J Disabil Rehabil 2001; 7(2):79-83.

Tennant A, Kearns S, Turner F, Wyatt S, Haigh R, Chamberlain MA. Measuring the function of children with juvenile arthritis. Rheumatology 2001; 40:1274-1278.


Bhakta BB, Cozens JA, Bamford JM, Chamberlain MA. The impact of botulinum toxin on disability related to severe upper limb spasticity after stroke: A double blind randomised placebo controlled trial. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2000; 69:217-221.

Waxman R, Tennant A, Wheelie P. A prospective follow-up study of low back pain in the community. Spine 2000; 25:2085-90.

Bhakta BB, Rooney CM, Wyatt S, Rousounnis SH, Chamberlain MA. Transition from paediatric to adult care. Bridging the gaps or passing the buck? Arch Dis Child 2000; 82(3):269.

Bhakta BB, Management of spasticity in stroke. Brit Med Bull. 2000; 56(2):476-485.

Kent RA, Chandler BJ, Barnes MP. An epidemiological survey of the health needs of disabled people in a rural community. Clinical Rehabilitation 2000; 14(5):481-90.

Geddes JML, Tennant A and Chamberlain MA. The Leeds Assessment Scale of Handicap: its operationalisation, reliability, validity and responsiveness in in-patient rehabilitation. Disability & Rehabilitation 2000; 22(12):529 - 538.

Griffiths B, Situnayake RD, Clark B, Tennant A, Salmon M, Emery P. Racial origin and its effect on disease expression and HLA-DRB1 types in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a matched cross-sectional study. Rheumatology 2000; 39:857-64.

Harrison BJ, Silman AJ, Symmons DPM, Pease CT, Bhakta BB, Devlin J, Emery P. Does the age of onset of RA influence phenotype?: A prospective study of outcome and prognostic factors. (reply to letter). Rheumatol 2000;39(1):112-3.

Hyman N, Barnes M, Bhakta BB, Cozens A, Bakheit AM, Kreczy-kleedorfer B, Poewe W, Bain P, Glickman S, Sayer A, Richardson A, Dott C, Cohen H. Botulinum toxin (Dysport®) treatment of hip adductor spasticity in multiple sclerosis: A prospective, randomised, double blind, placebo controlled dose ranging study. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2000; 68(6):707-712.

Küçükdeveci AA,Yavuzer G,Tennant A,Süldür N, Sonel B, Arasil T. Adaptation of the Modified Barthel Index for use in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Turkey. Scand J Rehab Med 2000; 32: 87-92.

Pease CT, Bhakta BB. RS3PE syndrome: The relationship with HLA B7. Ann Rheum Dis 2000; 59:239-240.

Phillips N, Bhakta BB. Effect of deep brain stimulation on limb paresis after stroke. Lancet 2000; 356(9225):222-223.

Tennant A. Measuring Outcome. Brit Med Bull 2000; 56(2):287-295.

Uhbi BST, Bhakta BB, Ives H, Algar V, Roussounnis SH. Randomised double blind placebo controlled trial of the effect of botulinum toxin on walking in cerebral palsy. Arch Dis Child 2000; 83(6):481-487.










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