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UKCRC Health Research Classification System

6.7 Physical

Main inclusion criteria

Testing and evaluation of physical interventions in humans in a clinical, community or applied setting including:

  • physical therapies, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, dietetics, osteopathy and exercise


Advice on research activities

Includes physical therapies such as temperature and increased oxygen levels.

Excludes studies of nutritional supplements which should be coded as 6.1 Pharmaceuticals.

Official terminology

Full name of code

Short name Unique ID
6.7 Physical 6.7 Physical



Related external links

Common Scientific Outline (CSO) – 5.6 Complementary and Alternative Treatment Approaches