Hameed, Farah; Hunter, David J.; Rainville, James; Li, Ling; Suri, Pradeep(Elsevier, 2012-02)
OBJECTIVE: To determine the prevalence of anatomic impediments to interlaminar lumbar epidural steroid injection (LESI) in a community-based population.
DESIGN: Cross-sectional observational study.
Suri, Pradeep; Rainville, James; Fitzmaurice, Garrett M; Katz, Jeffrey N.; Jamison, Robert N; Martha, Julia; Hartigan, Carol; Limke, Janet; Jouve, Cristin; Hunter, David J.(BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 2011-10-05)
BACKGROUND: Pain variability in acute LBP has received limited study. The objectives of this pilot study were to characterize fluctuations in pain during acute LBP, to determine whether self-reported 'flares' of pain ...
Prior studies that have concluded that disk degeneration uniformly precedes facet degeneration have been based on convenience samples of individuals with low back pain. We conducted a study to examine whether ...
Suri, Pradeep; Hunter, David J.; Rainville, James; Guermazi, Ali; Katz, Jeffrey N.(Elsevier, 2013-09)
To determine whether the presence and extent of severe lumbar facet joint osteoarthritis (OA) are associated with back pain in older adults, accounting for disc height narrowing and other covariates.
Suri, Pradeep; Hunter, David J.; Rainville, James; Guermazi, Ali; Katz, Jeffrey N.(Elsevier, 2012-04)
Vascular disease has been proposed as a risk factor for disc height loss (DHL).
To examine the relationship between quantitative measures of abdominal aortic calcifications ...
Williams, Frances M K; Bansal, Aruna T; van Meurs, Joyce B; Bell, Jordana T; Meulenbelt, Ingrid; Suri, Pradeep; Rivadeneira, Fernando; Sambrook, Philip N; Hofman, Albert; Bierm-Zeinstra, Sita; Menni, Cristina; Kloppenburg, Megreet; Slagboom, P Eline; Hunter, David J.; MacGregor, Alex J; Uitterlinden, Andre G.; Spector, Tim D(BMJ, 2013-07)
OBJECTIVE: Lumbar disc degeneration (LDD) is an important cause of low back pain, which is a common and costly problem. LDD is characterised by disc space narrowing and osteophyte growth at the circumference of the disc. ...
Rainville, James; Childs, Lisa; Pena, Enrique; Suri, Pradeep; Limke, Janet; Jouve, Cristin; Hunter, David J.(Elsevier, 2012-02)
Walking limitations caused by neurogenic claudication (NC) are typically assessed with self-reported measures, although objective evaluation of walking using motorized treadmill test (MTT) or self-paced ...