TITLE

New US centre to boost comparative health research

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/13/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 10, pE457
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute which focuses on comparative effectiveness research (CER) in the U.S. to boost evidences for drug effectiveness. It states that the institute was mandated in the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Act and financed by a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Trust Fund. Moreover, it says that the institute will be beneficial to pharmaceutical industry as its findings will reveal best use of products.
ACCESSION #
52226840

 

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