Accessibility Skip to Global Navigation Skip to Local Navigation Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Site Map Menu

Health Sciences profile

Professor Rebecca Grainger

PositionProfessor
DepartmentDepartment of Medicine (Wellington)
QualificationsMB ChB (Dstn) BNedSci (Dstn) MisntD CHIA FRACP FACHI PhD
Research summaryRheumatology and gout

Research

Rebecca is an academic rheumatologist who is passionate about patient-focused care and engaging with colleagues in primary and secondary care to provide the highest quality collaborative care for people with arthritis.

A University of Otago medical graduate, she undertook rheumatology training in Melbourne and her PhD examined inflammatory mechanisms in gout. Rebecca’s clinical work focuses on assessment and management of inflammatory arthritis and her particular clinical interests include inflammatory arthritis, gout and scleroderma.

Rebecca’s academic interests include outcome measures, non-pharmacological management of musculoskeletal disease, use of information technology solutions to optimise care for people with chronic rheumatic diseases and medical education.

Additional details

Professor Rebecca Grainger's Google Scholar profile

Publications

Grayson, P. C., Ponte, C., Suppiah, R., Robson, J. C., Gribbons, K. B., Judge, A., … for the DCVAS Study Group, including Grainger, R., & Stamp, L. (2022). 2022 American College of Rheumatology/EULAR classification criteria for Takayasu arteritis. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.42324

Ponte, C., Grayson, P. C., Robson, J. C., Suppiah, R., Gribbons, K. B., Judge, A., … for the DCVAS Study Group, including Grainger, R., & Stamp, L. (2022). 2022 American College of Rheumatology/EULAR classification criteria for giant cell arteritis. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.42325

Jatuworapruk, K., Satpanich, P., Robinson, P. C., & Grainger, R. (2022). Prevalence, risk factors, and outcomes of gout flare in patients hospitalized for PCR-confirmed COVID-19: A multicenter retrospective cohort study. Journal of Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.220762

Donnelly, S., Ersoy, Y., & Grainger, R. (2022). Doctors' views on the impact of the absence of an in-person rheumatology service at a major New Zealand hospital. New Zealand Medical Journal, 135(1564), 19-30. Retrieved from https://journal.nzma.org.nz/

Ugarte-Gil, M. F., Alarcón, G. S., Seet, A. M., Izadi, Z., Montgomery, A. D., Duarte-García, A., … Grainger, R., … Yazdany, J. (2022). Association between race/ethnicity and COVID-19 outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients from the United States: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. Arthritis Care & Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acr.25039

Taylor, W. J., & Grainger, R. (2012). Clinical features of gout. In R. Terkeltaub (Ed.), Gout and other crystal arthropathies. (pp. 105-120). Philadelphia, PA: Saunders. doi: 10.1016/B978-1-4377-2864-4.10039-9

Chapter in Book - Research

Bermas, B. L., Gianfrancesco, M., Tanner, H. L., Seet, A. M., Aguiar, M. C., Al Adhoubi, N. K., … Grainger, R., … Robinson, P. C. (2022). COVID-19 in women with rheumatic disease who are pregnant: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. Journal of Rheumatology, 49, 110-114. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.210480

Journal - Research Article

Chock, Y. P. E., Putman, M., Conway, R., Danila, M. I., Hoyer, B., Hsieh, E., … Grainger, R., & Cappelli, L. C. (2022). Experience with telemedicine amongst rheumatology clinicians during the COVID-19 pandemic: An international survey. Rheumatology Advances in Practice. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/rap/rkac039

Journal - Research Article

Conway, R., Nikiphorou, E., Demetriou, C. A., Low, C., Leamy, K., Ryan, J. G., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2022). Temporal trends in COVID-19 outcomes in people with rheumatic diseases in Ireland: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance registry. Rheumatology, keac142. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/keac142

Journal - Research Article

Darlow, B., Brown, M., Hudson, B., Frew, G., Clark, J., Vincent, L., Abbott, J. H., … Grainger, R., Marra, C., McKinlay, E., & Stanley, J. (2022). Feasibility of a randomised controlled trial of two types of written information for people with knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis & Cartilage Open, 4, 100254. doi: 10.1016/j.ocarto.2022.100254

Journal - Research Article

Darlow, B., Brown, M., Hudson, B., Frew, G., Clark, J., Vincent, L., Grainger, R., Marra, C., McKinlay, E., Abbott, J. H., & Briggs, A. (2022). Knee osteoarthritis and the knowledgeable, trustworthy pharmacist: Patient and pharmacist perceptions of community pharmacy-based education and support. Musculoskeletal Care. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/msc.1660

Journal - Research Article

Donnelly, S., Ersoy, Y., & Grainger, R. (2022). Doctors' views on the impact of the absence of an in-person rheumatology service at a major New Zealand hospital. New Zealand Medical Journal, 135(1564), 19-30. Retrieved from https://journal.nzma.org.nz/

Journal - Research Article

Gibbs, H. N., & Grainger, R. (2022). A Delphi exercise with rheumatologists to identify consensus on essential components of a rheumatology service in district health boards of Aotearoa New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 135(1552), 27-36. Retrieved from https://journal.nzma.org.nz/

Journal - Research Article

Graham, F., Boland, P., Jones, B., Wallace, S., Taylor, W., Desha, L., Maggo, J., McKerchar, C., & Grainger, R. (2022). Stakeholder perspectives of the sociotechnical requirements of a telehealth wheelchair assessment service in Aotearoa/New Zealand: A qualitative analysis. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, 69, 279-289. doi: 10.1111/1440-1630.12790

Journal - Research Article

Grayson, P. C., Ponte, C., Suppiah, R., Robson, J. C., Gribbons, K. B., Judge, A., … for the DCVAS Study Group, including Grainger, R., & Stamp, L. (2022). 2022 American College of Rheumatology/EULAR classification criteria for Takayasu arteritis. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.42324

Journal - Research Article

Izadi, Z., Gianfrancesco, M. A., Aguirre, A., Strangfeld, A., Mateus, E. F., Hyrich, K. L., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the Global Rheumatology Alliance Registry. (2022). Development of a prediction model for COVID-19 acute respiratory distress syndrome in patients with rheumatic diseases: Results from the Global Rheumatology Alliance Registry. ACR Open Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acr2.11481

Journal - Research Article

Izadi, Z., Gianfrancesco, M. A., Schmajuk, G., Jacobsohn, L., Katz, P., Rush, S., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the COVI-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance Registry. (2022). Environmental and societal factors associated with COVID-19-related death in people with rheumatic disease: An observational study. Lancet Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/S2665-9913(22)00192-8

Journal - Research Article

Jatuworapruk, K., Grainger, R., Dalbeth, N., & Taylor, W. J. (2022). Regular pre-admission urate-lowering therapy and serum urate testing are associated with a shorter hospital length of stay in people with gout: A nation-wide population-based cohort study. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 25, 154-162. doi: 10.1111/1756-185x.14250

Journal - Research Article

Jatuworapruk, K., Grainger, R., Dalbeth, N., Lertnawapan, R., Hanvivadhanakul, P., Towiwat, P., … Taylor, W. J. (2022). The GOUT-36 prediction rule for inpatient gout flare in people with comorbid gout: Derivation and external validation. Rheumatology, 61, 1658-1662. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/keab590

Journal - Research Article

Jatuworapruk, K., Montgomery, A., Gianfrancesco, M., Conway, R., Durcan, L., Graef, E. R., … Grainger, R., & Robinson, P. C. (2022). Characteristics and outcomes of people with gout hospitalized due to COVID-19: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance Physician-Reported Registry. ACR Open Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acr2.11495

Journal - Research Article

Jatuworapruk, K., Satpanich, P., Robinson, P. C., & Grainger, R. (2022). Prevalence, risk factors, and outcomes of gout flare in patients hospitalized for PCR-confirmed COVID-19: A multicenter retrospective cohort study. Journal of Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.220762

Journal - Research Article

Liew, J., Gianfrancesco, M., Harrison, C., Izadi, Z., Rush, S., Lawson-Tovey, S., … Grainger, R., … Yazdany, J. (2022). SARS-CoV-2 breakthrough infections among vaccinated individuals with rheumatic disease: Results from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance provider registry. RMD Open, 8, e002187. doi: 10.1136/rmdopen-2021-002187

Journal - Research Article

Ponte, C., Grayson, P. C., Robson, J. C., Suppiah, R., Gribbons, K. B., Judge, A., … for the DCVAS Study Group, including Grainger, R., & Stamp, L. (2022). 2022 American College of Rheumatology/EULAR classification criteria for giant cell arteritis. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.42325

Journal - Research Article

Stamp, L. K., Grainger, R., Frampton, C., Drake, J., & Hill, C. L. (2022). Effect of omega-three supplementation on serum urate and gout flares in people with gout: A pilot randomized trial. BMC Rheumatology, 6, 31. doi: 10.1186/s41927-022-00263-1

Journal - Research Article

Ugarte-Gil, M. F., Alarcón, G. S., Izadi, Z., Duarte-García, A., Reátegui-Sokolova, C., Clarke, A. E., … Grainger, R., … Yazdany, J. (2022). Characteristics associated with poor COVID-19 outcomes in individuals with systemic lupus erythematosus: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 81, 970-978. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2021-221636

Journal - Research Article

Ugarte-Gil, M. F., Alarcón, G. S., Seet, A. M., Izadi, Z., Montgomery, A. D., Duarte-García, A., … Grainger, R., … Yazdany, J. (2022). Association between race/ethnicity and COVID-19 outcomes in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients from the United States: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. Arthritis Care & Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acr.25039

Journal - Research Article

Walker, T. A., Grainger, R., Quirke, T., Roos, R., Sherwood, J., Mackereth, G., … Baker, M. G., & Jones, N. (2022). Reactive arthritis incidence in a community cohort following a large waterborne campylobacteriosis outbreak in Havelock North, New Zealand. BMJ Open, 12, e060173. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-060173

Journal - Research Article

Yeoh, S.-A., Gianfrancesco, M., Lawson-Tovey, S., Hyrich, K. L., Strangfeld, A., Gossec, L., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2022). Factors associated with severe COVID-19 in people with idiopathic inflammatory myopathy: Results from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance physician-reported registry. RMD Open, 8, e002508. doi: 10.1136/rmdopen-2022-002508

Journal - Research Article

Young, K., Yeoh, S.-A., Putman, M., Sattui, S., Conway, R., Graef, E., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2022). The impact of COVID-19 on rheumatology training: Results from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance trainee survey. Rheumatology Advances in Practice, 6(1), rkac001. doi: 10.1093/rap/rkac001

Journal - Research Article

Areli, E., Godfrey, H. K., Perry, M. A., Hempel, D., Saipe, B., Grainger, R., Hale, L., & Devan, H. (2021). ‘I think there is nothing . . . that is really comprehensive’: Healthcare professionals’ views on recommending online resources for pain self-management. British Journal of Pain, 15(4), 429-440. doi: 10.1177/2049463720978264

Journal - Research Article

Devan, H., Elphick-Iaveta, T., Lynch, M., MacDonell, K., Marshall, D., Tuhi, L., & Grainger, R. (2021). “Power of storytelling”: A content analysis of chronic pain narratives on YouTube. Canadian Journal of Pain / Revue canadienne de la douleur. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/24740527.2021.1929117

Journal - Research Article

Devan, H., Jones, B., Davies, C., Perry, M., Hale, L., Grainger, R., & Ingham, T. (2021). Are we just dishing out pills constantly to mask their pain? Kaiāwhina Māori health workers' perspectives on pain management for Māori. New Zealand Medical Journal, 134(1543), 19-29. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Journal - Research Article

Filoche, S., Stubbe, M. H., Grainger, R., Robson, B., Paringatai, K., Wilcox, P., Jefferies, R., & Dowell, A. (2021). How is family health history discussed in routine primary healthcare? A qualitative study of archived family doctor consultations. BMJ Open, 11(10), e049058. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-049058

Journal - Research Article

Gianfrancesco, M. A., Izadi, Z., Sparks, J. A., Schmajuk, G., Katz, P., Serling-Boyd, N. J., Grainger, R., … Yazdany, J. (2021). Race/ethnicity association with COVID-19 outcomes in rheumatic disease: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance Physician Registry. Arthritis & Rheumatology, 73(3), 374-380. doi: 10.1002/art.41567

Journal - Research Article

Gladman, T., Tylee, G., Gallagher, S., Mair, J., & Grainger, R. (2021). Measuring the quality of clinical skills mobile apps for student learning: Systematic search, analysis, and comparison of two measurement scales. JMIR mHealth & uHealth, 9(4), e25377. doi: 10.2196/25377

Journal - Research Article

Graham, F., Boland, P., Wallace, S., Taylor, W. J., Jones, B., Maggo, J., & Grainger, R. (2021). Social and technical readiness for a telehealth assessment service for adults with complex wheelchair and seating needs: A national survey of stakeholders. New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy, 49(1), 31-39. doi: 10.15619/NZJP/49.1.05

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Liu, Q., & Geertshuis, S. (2021). Learning technologies: A medium for the transformation of medical education? Medical Education, 55(1), 23-29. doi: 10.1111/medu.14261

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Machado, P. M., & Robinson, P. C. (2021). Novel coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) in people with rheumatic disease: Epidemiology and outcomes. Best Practice & Research: Clinical Rheumatology, 35, 101657. doi: 10.1016/j.berh.2020.101657

Journal - Research Article

Hausmann, J. S., Kennedy, K., Simard, J. F., Liew, J. W., Sparks, J. A., Moni, T. T., … Grainger, R., … Sirotich, E. (2021). Immediate effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on patient health, health-care use, and behaviours: Results from an international survey of people with rheumatic diseases. Lancet Rheumatology, 3, e707-e714. doi: 10.1016/s2665-9913(21)00175-2

Journal - Research Article

Izadi, Z., Brenner, E. J., Mahil, S. K., Dand, N., Yiu, Z. Z. N., Yates, M., … Grainger, R., … and the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance (GRA). (2021). Association between tumor necrosis factor inhibitors and the risk of hospitalization or death among patients with immune-mediated inflammatory disease and COVID-19. JAMA Network Open, 4(10), e2129639. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.29639

Journal - Research Article

Kanagasabai, P., Filoche, S., Ekeroma, A., Grainger, R., Dowell, A., & Paterson, H. (2021). Relevance of Otago University postgraduate programmes in women's health to general practice: A case study. Journal of Primary Health Care, 13(4), 323-333. doi: 10.1071/HC20113

Journal - Research Article

Morillon, M. B., Christensen, R., Singh, J. A., Dalbeth, N., Saag, K., Taylor, W. J., … Kennedy, M. A., … Grainger, R., … Stamp, L. K., for the OMERACT Gout Working Group. (2021). Serum urate as a proposed surrogate outcome measure in gout trials: From the OMERACT Working Group. Seminars in Arthritis & Rheumatism. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2021.11.004

Journal - Research Article

Prentice, J., Weatherall, M., Grainger, R., & Levack, W. (2021). 'Tell someone who cares': Participation action research on workplace engagement of caregivers in aged residential care, NZ. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 40, e109-e115. doi: 10.1111/ajag.12876

Journal - Research Article

Putman, M., Chock, Y. P. E., Tam, H., Kim, A. H. J., Sattui, S. E., Berenbaum, F., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2021). Antirheumatic disease therapies for the treatment of COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Arthritis & Rheumatology, 73(1), 36-47. doi: 10.1002/art.41469

Journal - Research Article

Sattui, S. E., Conway, R., Putman, M. S., Seet, A. M., Gianfrancesco, M. A., Beins, K., … Grainger, R., … on behalf of the Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2021). Outcomes of COVID-19 in patients with primary systemic vasculitis or polymyalgia rheumatica from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance physician registry: A retrospective cohort study. Lancet Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/S2665-9913(21)00316-7

Journal - Research Article

Sparks, J. A., Wallace, Z. S., Seet, A. M., Gianfrancesco, M. A., Izadi, Z., Hyrich, K. L., … Grainger, R., … COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2021). Associations of baseline use of biologic or targeted synthetic DMARDs with COVID-19 severity in rheumatoid arthritis: Results from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance physician registry. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 80, 1137-1146. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2021-220418

Journal - Research Article

Strangfeld, A., Schäfer, M., Gianfrancesco, M. A., Lawson-Tovey, S., Liew, J. W., Ljung, L., … Grainger, R., … COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2021). Factors associated with COVID-19-related death in people with rheumatic diseases: Results from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance physician-reported registry. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 80, 930-942. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2020-219498

Journal - Research Article

Strubbia, C., Levack, W. M. M., Grainger, R., Takahashi, K., & Tomori, K. (2021). Use of an iPad app (aid for decision-making in occupational choice) for collaborative goal setting in interprofessional rehabilitation: Qualitative descriptive study. JMIR Rehabilitation & Assistive Technologies, 8(4), e33027. doi: 10.2196/33027

Journal - Research Article

Yeoh, S.-A., Young, K., Putman, M., Sattui, S., Conway, R., Graef, E., … Grainger, R., … & The Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2021). Rapid adoption of telemedicine in rheumatology care during the COVID-19 pandemic highlights training and supervision concerns among rheumatology trainees. ACR Open Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/acr2.11355

Journal - Research Article

Aikman, K., Burtt, L., de Ronde, O., Lim, D. K. W., Stratton, P., Wong, H., Grainger, R., & Devan, H. (2020). Mass media campaigns for chronic pain: A scoping review to inform design of future campaigns. Physical Therapy Reviews, 25(5-6), 331-349. doi: 10.1080/10833196.2020.1832711

Journal - Research Article

Bearne, L. M., Sekhon, M., Grainger, R., La, A., Shamali, M., Amirova, A., … White, C. M. (2020). Smartphone apps targeting physical activity in people with rheumatoid arthritis: Systematic quality appraisal and content analysis. JMIR mHealth & uHealth, 8(7), e18495. doi: 10.2196/18495

Journal - Research Article

Darlow, B., Brown, M., Grainger, R., Hudson, B., Briggs, A. M., Abbott, J. H., & McKinlay, E. (2020). Stakeholder views about a novel consumer health resource for knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis & Cartilage Open, 2, 100058. doi: 10.1016/j.ocarto.2020.100058

Journal - Research Article

Devan, H., Young, J., Avery, C., Elder, L., Khasyanova, Y., Manning, D., Scrimgeour, M., & Grainger, R. (2020). Media representation of chronic pain in Aotearoa New Zealand: A content analysis of news media. New Zealand Medical Journal, 133(1508), 92-110. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Journal - Research Article

Gianfrancesco, M., Hyrich, K. L., Al-Adely, S., Carmona, L., Danila, M. I., Gossec, L., … Grainger, R., … On behalf of the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2020). Characteristics associated with hospitalisation for COVID-19 in people with rheumatic disease: Data from the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance physician-reported registry. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 79, 859-866. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2020-217871

Journal - Research Article

Gladman, T., Tylee, G., Gallagher, S., Mair, J., Rennie, S. C., & Grainger, R. (2020). A tool for rating the value of health education mobile apps to enhance student learning (MARuL): Development and usability study. JMIR mHealth & uHealth, 8(7), e18015. doi: 10.2196/18015

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Townsley, H. R., Ferguson, C. A., Riley, F. E., Langlotz, T., & Taylor, W. J. (2020). Patient and clinician views on an app for rheumatoid arthritis disease monitoring: Function, implementation and implications. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 23, 813-827. doi: 10.1111/1756-185x.13850

Journal - Research Article

Kilian, A., Chock, Y. P., Huang, I. J., Graef, E. R., Upton, L. A., Khilnani, A., … Grainger, R., … for the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance. (2020). Acute respiratory viral adverse events during use of antirheumatic disease therapies: A scoping review. Seminars in Arthritis & Rheumatism, 50, 1191-1201. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2020.07.007

Journal - Research Article

Liu, Q., Geertshuis, S., & Grainger, R. (2020). Understanding academics' adoption of learning technologies: A systematic review. Computers & Education, 151, 103857. doi: 10.1016/j.compedu.2020.103857

Journal - Research Article

McLeod, M., Stanley, J., Signal, V., Stairmand, J., Thompson, D., Henderson, K., Davies, C., Krebs, J., Dowell, A., Grainger, R., & Sarfati, D. (2020). Impact of a comprehensive digital health programme on HbA1c and weight after 12 months for people with diabetes and prediabetes: A randomised controlled trial. Diabetologia, 63, 2559-2570. doi: 10.1007/s00125-020-05261-x

Journal - Research Article

Signal, V., McLeod, M., Stanley, J., Stairmand, J., Sukumaran, N., Thompson, D.-M., Henderson, K., Davies, C., Krebs, J., Dowell, A., Grainger, R., & Sarfati, D. (2020). A mobile- and web-based health intervention program for diabetes and prediabetes self-management (BetaMe/Melon): Process evaluation following a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 22(12), e19150. doi: 10.2196/19150

Journal - Research Article

Smith, C. D., Dai, A., Kenwright, D., & Grainger, R. (2020). PeerWise and Pathology: Discontinuing a teaching innovation that did not achieve its potential. MedEdPublish, 9(1), 27. doi: 10.15694/mep.2020.000027.2

Journal - Research Article

Denecke, K., Gabarron, E., Grainger, R., Konstantinidis, S. T., Lau, A., Rivera-Romero, O., … Merolli, M. (2019). Artificial intelligence for participatory health: Applications, impact, and future implications. Yearbook of Medical Informatics, 28(01), 165-173. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1677902

Journal - Research Article

Devan, H., Godfrey, H. K., Perry, M. A., Hempel, D., Saipe, B., Hale, L., & Grainger, R. (2019). Current practices of health care providers in recommending online resources for chronic pain self-management. Journal of Pain Research, 12, 2457-2472. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S206539

Journal - Research Article

Jatuworapruk, K., Grainger, R., Dalbeth, N., & Taylor, W. J. (2019). Development of a prediction model for inpatient gout flares in people with comorbid gout. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 79, 418-423. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2019-216277

Journal - Research Article

Kenwright, D., Wood, E., Dai, W., & Grainger, R. (2019). Utility value theory underlies students’ attitudes to biomedical sciences curricula. Medical Science Educator, 29, 647-657. doi: 10.1007/s40670-019-00738-w

Journal - Research Article

Randhawa, S. M., Hay-Smith, E. J. C., & Grainger, R. (2019). The experience of lower back pain and its treatment among ambulance officers in New Zealand: a qualitative study. Australasian Journal of Paramedicine, 16, 1-7. doi: 10.33151/ajp.16.617

Journal - Research Article

Darlow, B., Brown, M., Thompson, B., Hudson, B., Grainger, R., McKinlay, E., & Abbott, J. H. (2018). Living with osteoarthritis is a balancing act: An exploration of patients' beliefs about. BMC Rheumatology, 2, 15. doi: 10.1186/s41927-018-0023-x

Journal - Research Article

Denison, H. J., Bromhead, C., Grainger, R., Dennison, E. M., & Jutel, A. (2018). What influences university students to seek sexually transmitted infection testing?: A qualitative study in New Zealand. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, 16, 56-60. doi: 10.1016/j.srhc.2018.01.004

Journal - Research Article

Denison, H. J., Woods, L., Bromhead, C., Kennedy, J., Grainger, R., Jutel, A., & Dennison, E. M. (2018). Healthcare-seeking behaviour of people with sexually transmitted infection symptoms attending a Sexual Health Clinic in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 131(1481), 40-49. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Journal - Research Article

Gasteiger, N., Grainger, R., & Day, K. (2018). Arthritis-related support in a social media group for quilting hobbyists: Qualitative study. Interactive Journal of Medical Research, 7(2), e11026. doi: 10.2196/11026

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Dai, W., Osborne, E., & Kenwright, D. (2018). Medical students create multiple-choice questions for learning in pathology education: A pilot study. BMC Medical Education, 18, 201. doi: 10.1186/s12909-018-1312-1

Journal - Research Article

Boyle, L., Grainger, R., Hall, R. M., & Krebs, J. D. (2017). Use of and beliefs about mobile phone apps for diabetes self-management: Surveys of people in a hospital diabetes clinic and diabetes health professionals in New Zealand. JMIR mHealth & uHealth, 5(6), e85. doi: 10.2196/mhealth.7263

Journal - Research Article

Denison, H. J., Bromhead, C., Grainger, R., Dennison, E. M., & Jutel, A. (2017). Barriers to sexually transmitted infection testing in New Zealand: A qualitative study. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 41(4), 432-437. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12680

Journal - Research Article

GEO-RA Group, including Harrison, A. A., & Grainger, R. (2017). Latitude gradient influences the age of onset of rheumatoid arthritis: A worldwide survey. Clinical Rheumatology, 36(3), 485-497. doi: 10.1007/s10067-016-3481-9

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Townsley, H., White, B., Langlotz, T., & Taylor, W. J. (2017). Apps for people with rheumatoid arthritis to monitor their disease activity: A review of apps for best practice and quality. JMIR mHealth & uHealth, 5(2), e7. doi: 10.2196/mhealth.6956

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., White, B., Morton, C., & Day, K. (2017). A health professional–led synchronous discussion on Facebook: Descriptive analysis of users and activities. JMIR Formative Research, 1(1), e6. doi: 10.2196/formative.7257

Journal - Research Article

Kenwright, D., Dai, W., Osborne, E., Gladman, T., Gallagher, P., & Grainger, R. (2017). “Just tell me what I need to know to pass the exam!” Can active flipped learning overcome passivity? Asia Pacific Scholar, 2(1), 1-6.

Journal - Research Article

Kenwright, D., Dai, W., White, B., Smith, J., Collings, S., & Grainger, R. (2017). Co-creation improves pre-exam motivation and self-efficacy for medical students. Medical Science Educator, 27(4), 651-656. doi: 10.1007/s40670-017-0450-0

Journal - Research Article

Durcan, L., Grainger, R., Keen, H. I., Taylor, W. J., & Dalbeth, N. (2016). Imaging as a potential outcome measure in gout studies: A systematic literature review. Seminars in Arthritis & Rheumatism, 45(5), 570-579. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2015.09.008

Journal - Research Article

Kenwright, D., Osborne, E., Dai, W., & Grainger, R. (2016). Drivers of openness to online and flipped learning in medical education. MedEdPublish, 5(2), 52. doi: 10.15694/mep.2016.000080

Journal - Research Article

Levack, W. M. M., Jones, B., Grainger, R., Boland, P., Brown, M., & Ingham, T. R. (2016). Whakawhanaungatanga: The importance of culturally meaningful connections to improve uptake of pulmonary rehabilitation by Māori with COPD: A qualitative study. International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 11(1), 489-501. doi: 10.2147/copd.s97665

Journal - Research Article

Ng, B., McBain, L., & Grainger, R. (2016). Rheumatologists fail to advise people with RA to get immunised, which matters if you are under 65: An audit in a New Zealand rheumatology service. New Zealand Medical Journal, 129(1446), 72-78. Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Journal - Research Article

Stamp, L. K., Haslett, J., Frampton, C., White, D., Gardner, D., Stebbings, S., … Grainger, R., … Dalbeth, N. (2016). The safety and efficacy of benzbromarone in gout in Aotearoa New Zealand. Internal Medicine Journal, 46(9), 1075-1080. doi: 10.1111/imj.13173

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Dalbeth, N., Keen, H., Durcan, L., Edwards, N. L., Perez-Ruiz, F., … Taylor, W. J. (2015). Imaging as an outcome measure in gout studies: Report from the OMERACT gout working group. Journal of Rheumatology, 42(12), 2460-2464. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.141164

Journal - Research Article

Searing, B. M. J., Graham, F., & Grainger, R. (2015). Support needs of families living with children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders, 45(11), 3693-3702. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2516-4

Journal - Research Article

Dalbeth, N., Zhong, C. S., Grainger, R., Khanna, D., Khanna, P. P., Singh, J. A., McQueen, F. M., & Taylor, W. J. (2014). Outcome measures in acute gout: A systematic literature review. Journal of Rheumatology, 41(3), 558-568. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.131244

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., & Walker, J. (2014). Rheumatologists' opinions towards complementary and alternative medicine: A systematic review. Clinical Rheumatology, 33(1), 3-9. doi: 10.1007/s10067-013-2379-z

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Boland, P., & Levack, W. (2014). Confident, credible but lonely–outcomes following postgraduate interprofessional education in rehabilitation. Journal of Research in Interprofessional Practice & Education, 4(2). Retrieved from http://www.jripe.org/index.php/journal/article/view/163

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., McLaughlin, R. J., Harrison, A. A., & Harper, J. L. (2013). Hyperuricaemia elevates circulating CCL2 levels and primes monocyte trafficking in subjects with inter-critical gout. Rheumatology, 52(6), 1018-1021. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kes326

Journal - Research Article

Prowse, R. L., Dalbeth, N., Kavanaugh, A., Adebajo, A. O., Gaffo, A. L., Terkeltaub, R., … Stamp, L. K., … Chapman, P., … Grainger, R., … Taylor, W. J. (2013). A Delphi exercise to identify characteristic features of gout: Opinions from patients and physicians, the first stage in developing new classification criteria. Journal of Rheumatology, 40(4), 498-505. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.121037

Journal - Research Article

Lim, S. S., Vos, T., Flaxman, A. D., Danaei, G., Shibuya, K., Adair-Rohani, H., … Grainger, R., … Merriman, T. R., … Ezzati, M. (2012). A comparative risk assessment of burden of disease and injury attributable to 67 risk factors and risk factor clusters in 21 regions, 1990-2010: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. Lancet, 380(9859), 2224-2260. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61766-8

Journal - Research Article

Murray, C. J. L., Vos, T., Lozano, R., Naghavi, M., Flaxman, A. D., Michaud, C., … Derrett, S., … Grainger, R., … Merriman, T. R., … Taylor, W. J., … Thomson, W. M., … Lopez, A. D. (2012-2013). Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990-2010: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. Lancet, 380(9859), 2197-2223. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61689-4

Journal - Research Article

Vos, T., Flaxman, A. D., Naghavi, M., Lozano, R., Michaud, C., Ezzati, M., … Derrett, S., … Grainger, R., … Merriman, T. R., … Taylor, W. J., … Thomson, W. M., … Murray, C. J. L. (2012). Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. Lancet, 380(9859), 2163-2196. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61729-2

Journal - Research Article

Martin, W. J., Grainger, R., Harrison, A., & Harper, J. L. (2010). Differences in MSU-induced superoxide responses by neutrophils from gout subjects compared to healthy controls and a role for environmental inflammatory cytokines and hyperuricemia in neutrophil function and survival. Journal of Rheumatology, 37(6), 1228-1235. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.091080

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Taylor, W. J., Dalbeth, N., Perez-Ruiz, F., Singh, J. A., Waltrip, R. W., … Schumacher, H. R. (2009). Progress in measurement instruments for acute and chronic gout studies. Journal of Rheumatology, 36(10), 2346-2355. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.090371

Journal - Research Article

Taylor, W. J., Shewchuk, R., Saag, K. G., Schumacher, Jr, H. R., Singh, J. A., Grainger, R., … Burgos-Vargas, R. (2009). Toward a valid definition of gout flare: Results of consensus exercises using Delphi methodology and cognitive mapping. Arthritis & Rheumatism, 61(4), 535-543. doi: 10.1002/art.24166

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., & Taylor, W. J. (2008). Establishing outcome domains for evaluating treatment of acute and chronic gout. Current Opinion in Rheumatology, 20(2), 173-178.

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., Stuckey, S., O'Sullivan, R., Davis, S. R., Ebeling, P. R., & Wluka, A. (2008). What is the clinical and ethical importance of incidental abnormalities found by knee MRI? Arthritis Research & Therapy, 10(1), R18. Retrieved from http://arthritis-research.com/content/10/1/R18

Journal - Research Article

Taylor, W. J., Schumacher, Jr, H. R., Baraf, H. S. B., Chapman, P., Stamp, L., Doherty, M., … Grainger, R., … Barskova, V. G. (2008). A modified Delphi exercise to determine the extent of consensus with OMERACT outcome domains for studies of acute and chronic gout. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 67(6), 888-891. doi: 10.1136/ard.2007.079970

Journal - Research Article

Taylor, W. J., Schumacher, Jr, H. R., Singh, J. A., Grainger, R., & Dalbeth, N. (2007). Assessment of outcome in clinical trials of gout - A review of current measures. Rheumatology, 46, 1751-1756. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kem178

Journal - Research Article

Grainger, R., & Harrison, A. (2005). TNF inhibitors for inflammatory arthritis in New Zealand [Special Series]. New Zealand Medical Journal, 118(1224). Retrieved from http://journal.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1224/1706/content.pdf

Journal - Research Article

Ahmed, S., Grainger, R., Santosa, A., Adnan, A., Alnaqbi, K. A., Chen, Y.-H., … Traboco, L. (2022). APLAR recommendations on the practice of telemedicine in rheumatology. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 25, 247-258. doi: 10.1111/1756-185X.14286

Journal - Research Other

Gladman, T., & Grainger, R. (2022). Cultural historical activity and the complexity of health professions education. Medical Education. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/medu.14913

Journal - Research Other

Grainger, R., Kim, A. H. J., Conway, R., Yazdany, J., & Robinson, P. C. (2022). COVID-19 in people with rheumatic diseases: Risks, outcomes, treatment considerations. Nature Reviews Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/s41584-022-00755-x

Journal - Research Other

Kanagasabai, P. S., Filoche, S., Grainger, R., Henry, C., & Hay-Smith, J. (2022). Interventions to improve access to care for abnormal uterine bleeding: A systematic scoping review. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.14224

Journal - Research Other

More publications...