Dr Steve WobyHonorary Research Fellow, RIHSC, MMU

 

 

Research Outputs

Journal Articles

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Urmston M., Watson P.J. 2007. "The relation between cognitive factors and levels of pain and disability in chronic low back pain patients presenting for physiotherapy" European Journal of Pain, vol.11 no.8, pp.869-877
issn: 1090-3801 doi: 10.1016/j.ejpain.2007.01.005

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Urmston M. 2005. "Coping Strategy Use: Does it predict adjustment to chronic low back pain after controlling for catastrophic thinking and self-efficacy for pain control?" Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, vol.37 no.2, pp.100-107
issn: 1650-1977 doi: 10.1080/16501970410021535

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Urmston M., Watson P.J. 2005. "Psychometric Properties of the TSK-11: A Shortened Version of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia" Pain, vol.117 no.1-2, pp.137-144
issn: 0304-3959 doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2005.05.029

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Urmston M. 2004. "Adjustment to Chronic Low Back Pain - The Relative Influence of Fear-avoidance Beliefs, Catastrophizing, and Appraisals of Control" Behaviour Research and Therapy, vol.42 no.7, pp.761-774
issn: 0005-7967 doi: 10.1016/S0005-7967(03)00195-5

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Urmston M. 2004. "Are Changes in Fear-Avoidance Beliefs, Catastrophizing, and Appraisals of Control Predictive of Changes in Chronic Low Back Pain and Disability?" European Journal of Pain, vol.8 no.3, pp.201-210
issn: 1090-3801 doi: 10.1016/j.ejpain.2003.08.002

Conference Presentations

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Urmston M., Roach N.K. 2006. "Acceptance mediates the association between disability and depression in patients with chronic low back pain" at: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Urmston M., Watson P.J. 2006. "Factors that predict acceptance in patients with chronic low back pain: An exploratory analysis" at: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Urmston M. 2005. "The relation between clinically important changes in disability and changes in cognitive and behavioral factors" at: 11th World Congress on Pain, Sydney, Australia.

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Urmston M. 2004. "Changes in Cognitive and Behavioral Factors. Do they Predict Changes in Disability?" at: 5th Interdisciplinary Congress for Back and Pelvic Pain. Melbourne, Australia.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Watson P.J., Urmston M. 2004. "Psychometric Properties of the RDQ-16: A Shortened Version of the Roland Disability Questionnaire" at: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Urmston M. 2003. "Psychometric Properties of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia" at: 4th Congress of the European Federation of the International Association for the Study of Pain Chapters (Pain in Europe IV). Prague, Czech Republic.

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2002. "An Investigation into Cognitive-Behavioral Processes Underpinning Changes in Chronic Low Back Pain Disability" at: 10th World Congress on Pain. San Diego, California, USA.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Watson P.J., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2002. "Coping with Back Pain - A Re-analysis of the CSQ in Chronic Back Pain Patients Presenting for Physiotherapy" at: BritSpine 2002. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2002. "Does Coping Mediate Disability in Chronic Low Back Pain Patients Presenting for Physiotherapy?" at: BritSpine 2002. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Watson P.J., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2002. "A Further Analysis of the Psychometric Properties of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia (TSK)" at: BritSpine 2002. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2002. "Do Changes in Psychological Factors Mediate Chronic Low Back Pain Disability?" at: British Society for Rheumatology Annual Conference. Brighton, UK.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2001. "Factors Related to Clinically Important Changes in Chronic Low Back Pain Disability. Are they sex-dependent?" at: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Roach N.K., Birch K.M., Urmston M. 2001. "Can Physiotherapists Change the Beliefs and Coping Styles of Low Back Pain Patients?" at: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

Woby S.R., Watson P.J., Roach N.K., Birch K.M. 2001. "Why Don't All Chronic Low Back Pain Patients Improve Following Rehabilitation?" at: Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

Research Centre

Health, Rehabilitation and Psychology

Department

Pennine Acute Hospital NHS Trust
Room 138, First Floor, Trust Headquarters
North Manchester General Hospital
Delaunays Road
Manchester
M8 5RB

Tel: 0161 720 2229

Fax: 0161 720 4717

Email: steve.woby@pat.nhs.uk