Publications

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2015

The Role of Physical Therapists in the Medical Response Team Following a Natural Disaster: Our Experience in Nepal., J Orthop Sports Phys Ther.,45(9):644-646

DOI: doi:10.2519/jospt.2015.0108

2016

Words that describe chronic musculoskeletal pain: implications for assessing pain quality across cultures, Journal of Pain Research,Volume 9, 1057-1066.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.2147/JPR.S119212

Pain-related factors associated with lost work days in nurses with low back pain: A cross-sectional study, Scandinavian Journal of Pain, 11, 36-41

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2015.11.007

Short-term effectiveness of neural sliders and neural tensioners as an adjunct to static stretching of hamstrings on knee extension angle in healthy individuals: A randomized controlled trial, Physical Therapy In Sport, 17, 30-37.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ptsp.2015.03.003

2017

Translation, cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Nepali versions of numerical pain rating scale and global rating of change, ,Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 15(1)

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12955-017-0812-8

2018

Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Nepali translation of the Patient-specific functional scale, J Orthop Sports Phys Ther,1-23. Epub 6 Apr 2018.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.2519/jospt.2018.7925

Psychometric properties of the Nepali version of the Connor Davidson Resilience Scales in individuals with chronic pain, Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 16(56)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12955-018-0884-0

Clinimetric properties of the Nepali version of the Pain Catastrophizing Scale in individuals with chronic pain, Journal of Pain Research,2018, 265-276

DOI: https://www.doi.org/10.2147/JPR.S153061

The utility and validity of pain intensity rating scales for use in developing countries, Pain Reports,August 06, 2018 – Volume Latest Articles – Issue – p

DOI: 10.1097/PR9.0000000000000672

Pain education for patients with non-specific low back pain in Nepal: protocol of a feasibility randomised clinical trial (PEN-LBP Trial), ,BMJ Open 2018;8:e022423

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjpt.2018.07.002

Why clinicians should consider the role of culture in chronic pain, ,Brazilian Journal of Physical Therapy 2018;22(5):345-346

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjpt.2018.07.002

Socioeconomic factors, psychological factors, and function in adults with chronic musculoskeletal pain from rural Nepal, ,Journal of Pain Research: 2018:11 Pages 2385—2396

DOI: https://doi.org/10.2147/JPR.S173851

2019

Large expert-curated database for benchmarking document similarity detection in biomedical literature search

DOI: 10.1093/database/baz085

State of clinical pain research in Nepal: a systematic scoping review

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Primary care for low back pain: we don’t know the half of it

DOI: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001752

Cross-cultural adaptations of patient-reported outcome measures can be very useful

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Does Religiosity/Spirituality Play a Role in Function, Pain‐Related Beliefs, and Coping in Patients with Chronic Pain? A Systematic Review

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Nepali translation, cross-cultural adaptation and measurement properties of the Shoulder Pain and Disability Index (SPADI)

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Delivering the right care to people with low back pain in low-and middle-income countries: the case of Nepal, ,June 2019; Vol. 9; No. 1; 010304

DOI: doi: 10.7189/jogh. 09.010304

Cross-cultural adaptation and measurement properties of the Nepali version of the DASH (disability of arm, shoulder and hand) in patients with shoulder pain, ,Health and Quality of Life Outcomes.2019;17:51

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12955-019-1105-1

Results of a feasibility randomised clinical trial on pain education for low back pain in Nepal: the Pain Education in Nepal-Low Back Pain (PEN-LBP) feasibility trial, ,BMJ Open 2019;9:e026874.

DOI: https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/9/3/e026874.info

Process evaluation of complex interventions tested in randomised controlled trials in musculoskeletal disorders: a systematic review protocol, ,BMJ Open 2019;9:e028160.

DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028160

2020

Hypnosis for Clinical Pain Management: A Scoping Review of Systematic Reviews

DOI: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/339714484_Hypnosis_for_Clinical_Pain_Management_A_Scoping_Review_of_Systematic_Reviews

Physiotherapists’ attitudes towards and challenges of working in a referral-based practice setting – a systematic scoping review

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/21679169.2020.1739748

Primary care for low back pain: we don’t know the half of it

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001752

Group Differences Between Countries and Between Languages in Pain-Related Beliefs, Coping, and Catastrophizing in Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review

DOI: 10.1093/pm/pnz373