Published on in Vol 4, No 3 (2015): Jul-Sep

Web-Based Study of Risk Factors for Pain Exacerbation in Osteoarthritis of the Knee (SPARK-Web): Design and Rationale

Web-Based Study of Risk Factors for Pain Exacerbation in Osteoarthritis of the Knee (SPARK-Web): Design and Rationale

Web-Based Study of Risk Factors for Pain Exacerbation in Osteoarthritis of the Knee (SPARK-Web): Design and Rationale

Joanna Makovey 1*, PhD;  Ben Metcalf 2, ;  Yuqing Zhang 3, PhD;  Jian Sheng Chen 4, PhD;  Kim Bennell 2, PhD;  Lyn March 4, PhD;  David J Hunter 4, PhD

1 Northern Clinical School, Kolling Institute, Institute of Bone and Joint Research,, Department of Rheumatology, RNSH, University of Sydney, St Leonards, NSW , AU

2 Centre for Health, Exercise & Sports Medicine, Department of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne , AU

3 Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA, US

4 Northern Clinical School, Kolling Institute, Institute of Bone and Joint Research,, Department of Rheumatology, RNSH, University of Sydney, St Leonards , AU

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Joanna Makovey, PhD
  • Northern Clinical School, Kolling Institute, Institute of Bone and Joint Research,
  • Department of Rheumatology, RNSH
  • University of Sydney
  • 7C, Clinical Administration
  • Department of Rheumatology, RNSH
  • St Leonards, NSW
  • AU
  • Phone: 61 02-94631775
  • Email: jmakovey@med.usyd.edu.au