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Table 2 Outcome Measures for Patients

From: IMPaCT Back study protocol. Implementation of subgrouping for targeted treatment systems for low back pain patients in primary care: a prospective population-based sequential comparison

  Domain Outcome Measures Time Point (months)
Primary Back Pain Disability Roland and Morris Disability Questionnaire [37] 0, 2, 6
  Catastrophising Catastrophising (from Coping Strategies Questionnaire) [38] 0, 2, 6
Secondary Kinesiophobia Tampa Scale Kinesiophobia [53] 0, 6
  Bothersomeness Bothersomeness [2] 0, 2, 6
  Anxiety/depression Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale [54] 0, 6
  Self-efficacy Pain Self-Efficacy Questionnaire [55] 0, 6
  Illness perceptions Musculoskeletal Illness Perceptions Questionnaire [56] 0, 2, 6
  Health-related quality of life Short Form 12 (version 2) [57] 0, 2, 6
  Individualised Goal Scaling [58] 0, 2, 6
  Global change Compared to symptoms at baseline 2,6
  Back Pain Pain intensity: 0-10 numerical rating scales of least and average pain in last 2 weeks and current pain 0, 2, 6
   Duration [59] 0
  Pain elsewhere Other body region pain(s) 0
  Preference-based health utility EQ-5D [60] 0, 2, 6
  Employment details Current employment status 0,6
   Current/most recent job title 0,6
   Work loss due back problem 0,6
   Work performance 0,6
  Patient satisfaction With information received 2,6
   With care received 2,6
   Rating of overall results of care 2,6
  Health care resource use Primary care consultations 6
   Secondary care attendances (NHS and private) 6
   Additional health care practitioners (NHS and private) 6
   Prescription and over-the-counter medicines and treatments 6