Muscularskeletal pain, injury and health: Improving outcomes through conservative management [ 2011 - 2015 ]

Research Grant

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Researchers: Prof Paul Hodges (Principal investigator) ,  E/Pr Gwendolen Jull Prof David Hunter Prof Guglielmo Vicenzino Prof Kim Bennell

Brief description Musculoskeletal pain and injury is a major health issue facing our ageing society. The cost in terms of health care and lost productivity is second only to cardiovascular disease. This Program will address the major musculoskeletal disorders such as spinal pain and osteoarthritis. The team will undertake research with the potential for real and enduring impact on these conditions - from the physiological basis for their occurrence, to trials of innovative drug-free conservative treatments.

Funding Amount $AUD 8,123,518.38

Funding Scheme Programs

Notes Program Grant

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