Are patient satisfaction instruments harming both patients and physicians?

17 November 2022 - Patient satisfaction surveys have become a mainstay of the health care experience.  ...

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Large scale population based surveys linked to administrative health databases as a source of data on health utilities in Australia

8 September 2022 - It is ideal that modelling studies apply health utility values that are compatible, derived using common methods, ...

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Is IQWiG's 15% threshold universally applicable in assessing the clinical relevance of patient reported outcomes changes? An ISPOR Special Interest Group report.

8 September 2022 - To assess the clinical relevance of patient reported outcomes, a response threshold of ≥ 15% of the ...

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Stability of changes in health status: next step in comprehensively assessing patient reported outcomes

18 August 2022 - Chronic diseases can impair patients’ health status due to symptoms, functional limitations, and impaired quality of life. ...

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Patient reported outcome measures in clinical research

 2 August 2022 - Health conditions may cause patients to feel ill and have impaired functioning in their daily lives. Thus, ...

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Toward incorporating health-related quality of life as co-primary endpoints in clinical trials: time to achieve clinical important differences and quality of life profiles

16 May 2022 - Besides morbidity and mortality, quality of life is a key outcome of cancer treatments.  ...

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Ethical considerations for the inclusion of patient reported outcomes in clinical research

17 May 2022 - An international consensus Delphi process was developed according to the Enhancing the Quality and Transparency of Health ...

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Patient reported outcome assessment must be inclusive and equitable

5 May 2022 - Patient reported outcomes are increasingly collected in clinical trials and in routine clinical practice, but strategies ...

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A review of patient reported outcome labelling of FDA approved new drugs (2016-2020): counts, categories and comprehensibility

8 April 2022 - A review of new drug approvals by the U.S. FDA for 2006 to 2015 showed that approximately ...

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Criticism of study planning: patient-reported endpoints are often collected far too briefly

3 March 2022 - A striking example: abemaciclib in advanced breast cancer. Shortened data on quality of life, symptoms and side ...

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Patient reported endpoints underrepresented in product information on new drugs

15 December 2021 - An IQWiG team analysed the extent to which patient reported outcomes, which were recorded as endpoints ...

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Review of real world evidence and patient reported outcomes

24 November 2021 - The TGA recently commissioned a review into its usage of real world evidence and patient reported ...

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Collecting patient reported outcomes in cancer clinical trials

3 August 2021 - To help patients with cancer learn more about how treatment may affect their quality of life, the ...

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Core patient reported outcomes in cancer clinical trials

9 June 2021 - This guidance provides recommendations to sponsors for collection of a core set of patient reported clinical outcomes ...

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Demystifying the estimand framework: a case study using patient-reported outcomes in oncology

1 October 2020 - Patient-reported outcome measures describe how a patient feels or functions and are increasingly being used in benefit–risk ...

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