Key MYMOP Publications to date:

Paterson C. Measuring outcome in primary care: a patient-generated measure, MYMOP, compared to the SF-36 health survey. British Medical Journal 1996;312:1016-20. 10.1136/bmj.312.7037.1016


Paterson C. Complementary practitioners as part of the primary health care team: consulting patterns, patient characteristics and patient outcomes. Family Practice 1997;14:347-54. 10.1093/fampra/14.5.347


Hill S, Eckett MJ, Paterson C, Harkness EF. A pilot study to evaluate the effects of floatation spa treatment on patients with osteoarthritis. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 1999; 7:235-8.


Paterson C, Britten N. In pursuit of patient-centred outcomes: a qualitative evaluation of MYMOP, Measure Yourself Medical Outcome Profile. J Health Serv Res Policy 2000;5:27-36. 10.1177/135581960000500108


Paterson C, Langan CE, Mckaig GA, Anderson PM, Maclaine GDH, Rose LH. Assessing patient outcomes in acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis: the measure yourself medical outcome profile ( MYMOP), medical outcomes study 6-item general health survey ( MOS-6) and EuroQol ( EQ-5D). Quality of Life Research 2000;9:521-7. 10.1023/a:1008930521566


Ritchie J, Wilkinson J, Gantley M, Feder G, Carter Y, and Formby J. A model of integrated primary care: anthroposophical medicine. 2001. London, Department of General Practice and Primary Care, St Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London. Available.


Paterson C. The context, experience and outcome of acupuncture treatment: users' perspectives and outcome questionnaire performance. 2002. University of London. PhD thesis.


Peace G, Manasse A. The Cavendish Centre for integrated cancer care: assessment of patients' needs and responses. Complement Ther Med. 2002 Mar;10(1):33-41.


Paterson C, Britten N. Acupuncture for people with chronic illness: combining qualitative and quantitative outcome assessment. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 2003; 9:671-681 DOI: 10.1089/107555303322524526


Paterson C. Seeking the patient’s perspective: a qualitative assessment of EuroQol, COOP-WONCA Charts and MYMOP2. Quality of Life Research 2004;13: 871-881. 10.1023/B:QURE.0000025586.51955.78


Paterson C. Measuring changes in self-concept: a qualitative evaluation of outcome questionnaires in people having acupuncture for their chronic health problems. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2006 Mar 16;6:7.


Price S, Mercer SW, MacPherson H. Practitioner empathy, patient enablement and health outcomes: a prospective study of acupuncture patients. Patient education and counseling 2006;63:239-45 10.1016/j.pec.2005.11.006


Hull SK, Page CP, Skinner BD, Linville JC, Coeytaux RR. Exploring outcomes associated with acupuncture. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 2006;12:247-254 10.1089/acm.2006.12.247


Paterson C. (2007) Patient-centred outcome measurement. In Macpherson H. Hammerschlag R, Lewith G, Schnyer R. (eds) Acupuncture Research: Strategies for Establishing an Evidence Base. London. Churchill Livingstone.


Shaw J, Bidgood P, Saebi N. Exploring acupuncture outcomes in a college clinic. Patient profile and evaluation of overall treatment benefit. European Journal of Oriental Medicine 2007 5(4): 55-63


Wye L, Digby K. Building research capacity amongst kinesiologists: results from a mixed methods study. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2008 Feb;14(1):65-72.


Paterson C, Vindigni D, Polus B, Browell T, Edgecombe G. Evaluating a massage therapy training and treatment programme in a remote Aboriginal community. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2008 Aug;14(3):158-67. doi: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2008.03.004. Epub 2008 Jun 20. PMID: 18640627.


Szczurko O, Cooley K, Mills EJ, Zhou Q, Perri D, Seely D. Naturopathic treatment of rotator cuff tendinitis among Canadian postal workers: a randomized controlled trial. Arthritis Rheum. 2009 Aug 15;61(8):1037-45. doi:10.1002/art.24675


Paterson C, Unwin J, Joire D. Outcomes of traditional Chinese medicine (traditional acupuncture) treatment for people with long-term conditions. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2010 Feb;16(1):3-9.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2009.08.001


Chung V C H,, Wong V C W, Hong Lau C, Hui H,  Hing Lam T, Xiao Zhong L, Wong S Y S, Griffiths S M. Using Chinese Version of MYMOP in Chinese Medicine Evaluation: Validity, Responsiveness and Minimally Important Change. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2010, 8:111 10.1186/1477-7525-8-111


Paterson C, Taylor R, Griffiths P, Britten N, Rugg S, Bridges J, McCallum B, Kite G. Acupuncture for ‘frequent attenders’ with medically unexplained symptoms: a randomised controlled trial (CACTUS Study). British Journal of General Practice, Volume 61, Number 587, June 2011 , pp. e295-e305(11).


Fixler M, Ogden C, Moir F, Polley M. Patient experience of acupuncture provision in a GP practice. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 2012. 18:140-144


Iles R. A physiotherapy telephone assessment and advice service for patients with musculoskeletal problems can improve the process of care while maintaining clinical effectiveness. J Physiother. 2013 Jun;59(2):130. doi: 10.1016/S1836-9553(13)70169-3.


Garrow AP, Xing M, Vere J, Verrall B, Wang L, Jude EB.  Role of acupuncture in the management of diabetic painful neuropathy (DPN): a pilot RCT. Acupunct Med. 2014 Jun;32(3):242-9. doi: 10.1136/acupmed-2013-010495.


Alcantara J, Alcantara JD, Alcantara J.  The use of validated outcome measures in the chiropractic care of pregnant patients: A systematic review of the literature. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2015 May;21(2):131-6.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2015.01.003


Siegel P, Gonçalves AV, da Silva LG, Bartolomei L, Barreto MJ, Furlanetti MR, Stephan C, de Barros NF. Yoga and health promotion, practitioners' perspectives at a Brazilian university: A pilot study Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2016 May;23:94-101.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2015.05.005


Crawford P, Penzien DB, Coeytaux R.  Reduction in Pain Medication Prescriptions and Self-Reported Outcomes Associated with Acupuncture in a Military Patient Population. Med Acupunct. 2017 1;29(4):229-231. doi: 10.1089/acu.2017.1234.


Soliday E, Betts D.  Treating Pain in Pregnancy with Acupuncture: Observational Study Results from a Free Clinic in New Zealand. J Acupunct Meridian Stud. 2018 Feb;11(1):25-30. DOI: 10.1016/j.jams.2017.11.005