Outcomes Measurement

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7/16/2021 Evaluation of PROMIS Preference Scoring System (PROPr) in Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis or Kidney Transplant asnjournals.org ... Istvan Mucsi CJASN July 2021, CJN.01880221; DOI: https://doi.org/10.2215/CJN.01880221 Jing Zhang View PDF Abstract Background and Objectives A preference-based health utility score (PROPr) can be calculated using Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System domain scores. We assessed the construct validity of PROPr among patients treated with kidney replacement therapy (hemodialysis or kidney transplant). Design, setting, participants and measurements Secondary analysis of data collected in multicenter ...
7/15/2021 All Points North Lodge Client Improvement Outcomes Are in Top 5% of Treatment Centers Nationwide digitalmedianet.com Published Date: July 15, 2021 ACORN Outcomes Measurement System Proves the Effectiveness of Colorado Provider’s Evidenced-based TreatmentLOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Colorado-based behavioral health and personal development provider All Points North Lodge (APN Lodge) today announced that based on ACORN monitoring software, its client improvement metric is in the top 5% of all scores tracked by the ACORN Collaboration.The ACORN outcomes measurement system is a ...
7/15/2021 malvern-online.com Colorado-based behavioral health and personal development provider All Points North Lodge (APN Lodge) today announced that based on ACORN monitoring software, its client improvement metric is in the top 5% of all scores tracked by the ACORN Collaboration.The ACORN outcomes measurement system is a proven tool used by mental health practitioners to assess treatment effectiveness. Practitioners employ the patient self-report outcome and therapeutic alliance questionnaires developed by ...
7/7/2021 Total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) Physicians Weekly ... for primary osteoarthritis were identified for minimum 5-year follow-up. The patients were divided into 2 groups: cemented and uncemented glenoid fixation. Outcome measures included implant survival, patient-rated outcome scores (Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System [PROMIS] and American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons scores), shoulder range of motion, and radiographic analysis. Findings were compared between groups. Hence we conclude that The study included 55 shoulders: 27 in the ...
6/28/2021 AmeriHealth Caritas Names Dr. Karen Amstutz Chief Medical Officer Business Wire ... of the AmeriHealth Caritas whole-person care model. She also brings additional expertise in establishing innovative clinical models; setting quality, medical and clinical policy; and utilizing clinical analytics to drive clinical program activities and outcomes measurement . Dr. Amstutz will assist in helping AmeriHealth Caritas optimize health outcomes through data and outreach, and further enhance AmeriHealth Caritas’ focus on the health and well-being of members, caregivers, and the communities ...
6/22/2021 Appraisal of Candidate Instruments Physicians Weekly ... PROM were prioritized: Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) and 4 modifications (HAQ-Disability Index, HAQ-Spondyloarthritis, modified HAQ, multidimensional HAQ), Medical Outcomes Study 36-item Short Form survey physical functioning domain, and the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) physical functioning module. Reference link- https://www.jrheum.org/content/48/1/58 ...
6/22/2021 Appraisal of Candidate Instruments thedoctorspost.com ... PROM were prioritized: Health Assessment Questionnaire (HAQ) and 4 modifications (HAQ-Disability Index, HAQ-Spondyloarthritis, modified HAQ, multidimensional HAQ), Medical Outcomes Study 36-item Short Form survey physical functioning domain, and the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) physical functioning module.Reference link- https://www.jrheum.org/content/48/1/58 ...
6/7/2021 Rare use of patient-reported outcomes in childhood cancer clinical trials – a systematic review of clinical trial registries. thedoctorspost.com ... 21 years). Of all included trials, only 8.2% used PROs as end-points; .6% as the primary end-point. The most commonly used questionnaire was the PedsQL™ (32.8%), followed by the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System scales (12.1%). No association was observed between the use of PROs and trial region, number of centres, trial phase, time period or intervention type (all p .05). The use of PROs did ...
5/22/2021 Towards an ICF-based self-report questionnaire for people with skeletal dysplasia to study health, functioning, disability and accessibility biomedcentral.com ... of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) was used as a framework. Methods An iterative, participatory and qualitative process was used to formulate a questionnaire. Items were searched from Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System and from other self-report instruments, additional items were formulated using ICF linking rules. Expert panels from the target population assessed the face and content validity in thematic interviews. Results The questionnaire ...
5/13/2021 Achieving reliable pain change scores for individuals in postoperative phase: carefully choose sampling density, test length, and administration mode. thedoctorspost.com ... pain measures and other self-report instruments, improving or even evaluating the reliability of change scores has been largely neglected. In this study, we investigate the ability of two instruments from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®), pain interference (6 items) and pain behavior (7 items), to reliably detect individual changes in pain during the postsurgical period of a hernia repair in 98 patients who answered daily ...
5/12/2021 FDA's ODAC Weighs the Reliability and Validity of Using PROs in Pediatric Oncology targetedonc.com Ñ¢ FDA‚Äôs ODAC Weighs the Reliability and Validity of Using PROs in Pediatric Oncology May 12, 2021 Sara Karlovitch Sara KarlovitchThe FDA‚Äôs Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee met to discuss the need, validity, and reliability of using patient-reported outcomes measurement s linked to the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events in pediatric oncology.The FDA‚Äôs Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) met to discuss the need, validity, and ...
5/1/2021 Resilience and pain catastrophizing among patients with total knee arthroplasty: a cohort study to examine psychological constructs as predictors of post-operative outcomes biomedcentral.com ... 2019 and November 2019 were included in this longitudinal cohort study. Demographics and questionnaires [Brief Resilience Scale (BRS), Pain Catastrophizing Scale (PCS), Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score, Junior (KOOS, JR.) and Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Physical and Mental Health (PROMIS PH and MH, respectively)] were collected preoperatively and 3 months postoperatively. Multivariable regression was used to test associations of preoperative BRS with postoperative outcomes, adjusting for PCS ...
4/28/2021 Socially Transitioned Transgender Youth Show Strong Mental Health psychiatryadvisor.com ... youth, and a cisgender control group in the same age range.The researchers measured depression and anxiety using forms for the youth and for parents from the National Institutes of Health’s Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) scale. The study included 375 total participants. Continue ReadingThe researchers found 3.4% of transgender youth reported depression compared with 4.6% of the siblings and 2.2% of the control group. Anxiety ...
4/26/2021 Preoperative exercise outcomes after ventral hernia repair: Making the case for prehabilitation in ventral hernia patients. thedoctorspost.com ... and length of stay. Changes in quality of life and pain from baseline to 30-days postoperatively were assessed using the Hernia-Related Quality of Life Survey and National Institutes of Health Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System 3A Pain Scale.A total of 2,994 patients were included in the study, out of which 1,519 (50.7%) patients reported no preoperative exercise, 662 (22.1%) sporadic exercise, 467 (15.6%) moderate exercise, and ...
4/23/2021 Should ultrashort mental health screening tools be used across oncology practices? healio.com ... developed specifically for patients with cancer and survivors. The PHQ-2, a two-item depression screen utilized in the primary care setting, also has been used among cancer populations.Introduced more recently, the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) measures priority symptom burdens and outcomes in individuals with various chronic health conditions, including cancer, using existing self-report measures and online computer-adaptive testing.However, the diagnostic accuracy of ultrashort screening ...
4/13/2021 Evidence Supports Use of Converted PROMIS Fatigue Scores in Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Trials rheumatologyadvisor.com Print The FACIT-F instrument was used in the RA-BEAM and RA-BEACON baricitinib rheumatoid arthritis clinical trials. Credit: Getty ImagesPatient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Fatigue scores, based on Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy-Fatigue (FACIT-F) items, can be used to assess fatigue and demonstrates treatment benefit in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) clinical trials, according to study results published in Arthritis Care & Research .The 13 ...
3/25/2021 Smith+Nephew adds Movendo Technology's patient rehabilitation solution to Real Intelligence digital ecosystem | Markets Insider Business Insider ... also be extended to the hip and ankle.Smith+Nephew's Real Intelligence ecosystem addresses clinical challenges through the continuum of care including patient engagement, pre-operative planning, digital and robotic surgery, post-operative assessment, and outcomes measurement . Smith+Nephew's next generation robotics-assisted platform, the CORI ‚Ñ¢ Surgical System, is scheduled to launch in Europe during the first half of 2021 after a successful introduction in the US last year. "We ...
3/25/2021 Smith+Nephew adds Movendo Technology's patient rehabilitation solution to Real Intelligence digital ecosystem | Markets Insider Business Insider ... also be extended to the hip and ankle.Smith+Nephew's Real Intelligence ecosystem addresses clinical challenges through the continuum of care including patient engagement, pre-operative planning, digital and robotic surgery, post-operative assessment, and outcomes measurement . Smith+Nephew's next generation robotics-assisted platform, the CORI ‚Ñ¢ Surgical System, is scheduled to launch in Europe during the first half of 2021 after a successful introduction in the US last year. "We ...
3/25/2021 Smith+Nephew adds Movendo Technology's patient rehabilitation solution to Real Intelligence digital ecosystem | 2021-03-25 | Press Releases | Stockhouse stockhouse.com ... be extended to the hip and ankle.Smith+Nephew's Real Intelligence ecosystem addresses clinical challenges through the continuum of care including patient engagement, pre-operative planning, digital and robotic surgery, post-operative assessment, and outcomes measurement . Smith+Nephew's next generation robotics-assisted platform, the CORI ‚Ñ¢ Surgical System, is scheduled to launch in Europe during the first half of 2021 after a successful introduction in the US last year."We ...
3/25/2021 Smith+Nephew adds Movendo Technology's patient rehabilitation solution to Real Intelligence digital ecosystem tmcnet.com ... be extended to the hip and ankle.Smith+Nephew's Real Intelligence ecosystem addresses clinical challenges through the continuum of care including patient engagement, pre-operative planning, digital and robotic surgery, post-operative assessment, and outcomes measurement . Smith+Nephew's next generation robotics-assisted platform, the CORI ‚Ñ¢ Surgical System, is scheduled to launch in Europe during the first half of 2021 after a successful introduction in the US last year."We ...