Table 1.

Summary of published studies of COS/CDE processes in spinal journals in the last 10 years.

PubMed IDYearCountry of OriginJournalConditionCOS/CDECOMET/OMERACTStatusUse in Further Studies
311571482019UKGlobal Spine JournalDCMCOS/CDECOMETIn progressNA
310041952019NetherlandsEur Spine JournalLow back painCOSCOMETCompleteNo
294323942018UKSpineCauda equina syndromeCOSCOMETIn progressNA
289141162017NetherlandsActa OrthopaedicaSpinal deformityCOSCOMETCompleteNo
258413582015NetherlandsEur Spine JournalLow back painCOSCOMETCompleteYes, 10 studies
284349262017USASpine JournalLumbar spinal stenosisCDENoCompleteNo
283222402017USASpinal CordSpinal cord injuryCDENoCompleteNo
282445012017USASpinal CordSpinal cord injuryCDECOMETIn progressNA
278453582017Int’lSpinal CordSpinal cord injuryCDENoCompleteNo
256655422015Int’lSpinal CordSpinal cord injuryCDECOMETCompleteYes, 7 studies
207335892011DenmarkSpinal CordSpinal cord injuryCDECOMETIn progressNA
  • COS/CDE: core outcome sets/core data elements; COMET: Core Outcome Measures in Effectiveness Trials; OMERACT: Outcome Measures in Rheumatology; DCM: degenerative cervical myelopathy; NA: not applicable; Eur: European.