Tag Archive: comparative effectiveness research

Apr 19 2016

Coordinating Research with 80 Million Participants: A PCORnet Q&A

As newly appointed chair of the research committee for the national patient-centered clinical research network called PCORnet, he is helping research studies take shape to include a participant population of up to 80 million Americans who are part of 33 large research networks.

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Jul 21 2015

National Network Leverages Electronic Health Records to Improve Care

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Alexander G. Fiks, MD, MSCE, details the creation of a national “super network” devoted to comparative effectiveness research (CER) based on electronic health record clinical data.

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