Research | Joanne Stocks

Knee Pain

Knee Pain In the Community (KPIC)

Using a cohort of over 9000 community-based participants we aim to determine the natural history of knee pain and knee osteoarthritis.

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Topical Treatments for OA and Neuropathic Pain

Collection of studies investigating topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and capsaicin for osteoarthritis and neuropathic pain.

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Markers of Central Sensitization

Identifying circulating biomarkers of central sensitization to characterize the molecular mechanisms linked to OA knee pain.

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OA Trial Bank

Meta-analyses using Individual Patient Data (IPD) from existing studies, of treatment effects on osteoarthritis patients.

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Exercise Treatment for OA

Conventional and network meta-analysis of the relative efficacy of different types of exercise in the treatment of knee and hip osteoarthritis

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Nutrition, OA and Ageing

Investigating dietary interventions to modify gut microbiome and influence the natural progression of frailty and osteoarthritis

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Gut Microbiome Diversity

Investigating gut microbiome diversity in a UK population, considering exercise training, diet, age, genetics and ethnicity.

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Cardiovascular Research

Previous cardiomyocyte and cardiac progenitor cell research at Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York.