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PCORnet® Study ADAPTABLE Inspires New Tools To Rapidly Compare Data From EHRs And Patient-Reported Data

The ADAPTABLE study broke ground as the first major randomized comparative effectiveness trial conducted using the infrastructure of PCORnet®, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network.

Now, a team of researchers building on the learnings of ADAPTABLE is raising the research bar with the development of a new menu-driven query (MDQ) that enables rapid comparison between electronic health record (EHR) data and information reported directly by patients.

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October 31, 2018

Small association between early antibiotic exposure and weight gain in young children

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute announces the publishing of results from its Obesity Observational Study, the largest study to date examining whether antibiotics at a young age have the potential to affect weight.

Read more at EurekAlert.org

October 29, 2018

Gastric bypass surgery is best for weight loss for severe obesity

Kaiser Permanente comments on the publication of the PCORnet Bariatric Study in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

Read more at KaiserPermanente.org

September 18, 2017

INVESTED Trial Tests High-Dose Flu Vaccine for Veterans With Cardiovascular Disease

US Medicine covers the INVESTED Study’s efforts to assess whether the high-dose, trivalent influenza vaccine reduces the risk of infection and complications compared to the standard dose influence vaccine.

Read more at USmedicine.com

August 24, 2017

Real-World Evidence: Lessons Learned From The ADAPTABLE Trial

Matthew Roe from the Duke Clinical Research Institute spotlights how real-world evidence fueled the ADAPTABLE study

Read more at Clinical Leader

April 4, 2017

Taking Shortcuts In Drug Testing Can Put Patients At Risk

NPR cites PCRF as an organization that leverages relationships with patients and health systems, as well as the digital transformation in health data, to generate robust clinical evidence faster, cheaper and better.

Read more at NPR

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February 18, 2020

PCORnet® Study ADAPTABLE Inspires New Tools To Rapidly Compare Data From EHRs And Patient-Reported Data

A team of researchers building on the learnings of ADAPTABLE is raising the research bar with the development of a new menu-driven query (MDQ) that enables rapid comparison between electronic health record (EHR) data and information reported directly by patients.

Read more

January 28, 2020

PCRF Central Office Transition

The People Centered Research Foundation (PCRF), in its role as the Central Office for PCORnet®, has supported PCORnet’s ongoing progress and maturation. The PCRF Board of Directors has issued a statement regarding PCRF’s role in PCORnet and transition plans.

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January 22, 2020

Results from PCORnet® Bariatric Study Published in JAMA Surgery

There were no differences in all-cause mortality between patients who had sleeve gastrectomy or Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB), but operations, hospitalizations, and other longer-term problems were more often associated with RYGB than sleeve gastrectomy, according to a new JAMA Surgery paper reporting results from the PCORnet® Bariatric Study.

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December 13, 2019

PCORnet Leader Rainu Kaushal Elected To Prestigious National Academy Of Medicine

Dr. Rainu Kaushal wears many hats. She serves as the principal investigator for INSIGHT-NYC, a Partner Network of PCORnet®, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network; chair of the Department of Healthcare Policy and Research at Weill Cornell Medicine; physician-in-chief of healthcare policy and research at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, and a member of the PCORnet Steering Committee.

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