Dr Stephanie Mathieson

Postdoctoral Research Associate
School of Public Health

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Biographical details

Stephanie is a Research Fellow at Musculoskeletal Health Sydney, Sydney School of Public Health and part of the WISER Healthcare Collaboration.

Research interests

Reducing the inappropriate use of medicines in people with chronic pain and low back pain.

Teaching and supervision

Orthopaedics

Current projects

Investigating the prevalence of opioid analgesic use in chronic pain.

Associations

International Association for the Study of Pain.

Australian Pain Society.

Selected grants

2019

  • Reversing the opioid epidemic in Australia; Mathieson S; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Early Career Fellowships.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Enke, O., New, C., New, H., Mathieson, S., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Maher, C., Lin, C. (2018). Anticonvulsants in the treatment of low back pain and lumbar radicular pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CMAJ, 190(26), E786-E793. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Valenti, L., Maher, C., Britt, H., Li, Q., McLachlan, A., Lin, C. (2018). Worsening trends in analgesics recommended for spinal pain in primary care. European Spine Journal, 27(5), 1136-1145. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Koes, B., Hancock, M., Harris, I., Day, R., Billot, L., Pik, J., Jan, S., Lin, C. (2017). Trial of pregabalin for acute and chronic sciatica. New England Journal of Medicine, 376(12), 1111-1120. [More Information]
  • Maher, C., Lin, C., Mathieson, S. (2017). Trial of Pregabalin for Acute and Chronic Sciatica : Comment on. New England Journal of Medicine, 376(24), 2396-2397. [More Information]
  • Abdel Shaheed, C., Mathieson, S., Day, R., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., McLachlan, H., Lin, C. (2017). What is the evidence for opioid analgesia for low back pain? Medicine Today, 18(12), 24-27.
  • Mathieson, S., Billot, L., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Koes, B., Hancock, M., Harris, I., Day, R., Pik, J., Jan, S., Lin, C. (2016). PRECISE - pregabalin in addition to usual care: statistical analysis plan. Trials, 17(1), 1-10. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Kasch, R., Maher, C., Pinto, R., McLachlan, A., Koes, B., Lin, C. (2015). Combination drug therapy for low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2015 (12), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Maher, C., Terwee, C., de Campos, T., Lin, C. (2015). Neuropathic pain screening questionnaires have limited measurement properties A systematic review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 68(8), 957-966. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Lin, C. (2014). Health benefits of Nordic walking; a systematic review. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(21), 1577-1578. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Koes, B., Hancock, M., Harris, I., O Day, R., Pik, J., Jan, S., Billot, L., Lin, C. (2013). PRECISE - pregabalin in addition to usual care for sciatica: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 14(1), 1-8. [More Information]

2018

  • Enke, O., New, C., New, H., Mathieson, S., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Maher, C., Lin, C. (2018). Anticonvulsants in the treatment of low back pain and lumbar radicular pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CMAJ, 190(26), E786-E793. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Valenti, L., Maher, C., Britt, H., Li, Q., McLachlan, A., Lin, C. (2018). Worsening trends in analgesics recommended for spinal pain in primary care. European Spine Journal, 27(5), 1136-1145. [More Information]

2017

  • Mathieson, S., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Koes, B., Hancock, M., Harris, I., Day, R., Billot, L., Pik, J., Jan, S., Lin, C. (2017). Trial of pregabalin for acute and chronic sciatica. New England Journal of Medicine, 376(12), 1111-1120. [More Information]
  • Maher, C., Lin, C., Mathieson, S. (2017). Trial of Pregabalin for Acute and Chronic Sciatica : Comment on. New England Journal of Medicine, 376(24), 2396-2397. [More Information]
  • Abdel Shaheed, C., Mathieson, S., Day, R., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., McLachlan, H., Lin, C. (2017). What is the evidence for opioid analgesia for low back pain? Medicine Today, 18(12), 24-27.

2016

  • Mathieson, S., Billot, L., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Koes, B., Hancock, M., Harris, I., Day, R., Pik, J., Jan, S., Lin, C. (2016). PRECISE - pregabalin in addition to usual care: statistical analysis plan. Trials, 17(1), 1-10. [More Information]

2015

  • Mathieson, S., Kasch, R., Maher, C., Pinto, R., McLachlan, A., Koes, B., Lin, C. (2015). Combination drug therapy for low back pain. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2015 (12), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Mathieson, S., Maher, C., Terwee, C., de Campos, T., Lin, C. (2015). Neuropathic pain screening questionnaires have limited measurement properties A systematic review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 68(8), 957-966. [More Information]

2014

  • Mathieson, S., Lin, C. (2014). Health benefits of Nordic walking; a systematic review. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 48(21), 1577-1578. [More Information]

2013

  • Mathieson, S., Maher, C., McLachlan, A., Latimer, J., Koes, B., Hancock, M., Harris, I., O Day, R., Pik, J., Jan, S., Billot, L., Lin, C. (2013). PRECISE - pregabalin in addition to usual care for sciatica: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 14(1), 1-8. [More Information]

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