National Academy of Medicine

Transforming the Economics of Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are a means of gathering information about medical products or services. In medicine, however, they are also the fundament
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Developing a Robust Clinical Trials Workforce

The gap between the growing demand for evidence to inform practice and our current state of knowledge calls for serious consideration abou
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The Clinical Trials Enterprise in the United States: A Call for Disruptive Innovation

Over the past decade, the symbiotic relationship between the clinical trials enterprise (CTE) and
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The Clinical Trials Enterprise in the United States: A Call for Disruptive Innovation

Over the past decade, the symbiotic relationship between the clinical trials enterprise (CTE) and t
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Attributes of a Health Literate Organization

What Is a Health Literate Organization? This paper describes ten attributes of a health literate organization, that is, an organization tha
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Deadly Sins and Living Virtues of Public Health

At a recent meeting for Institute of Medicine (IOM) staff, I delivered a version of my 2011 Frank A. Calderone Prize Lecture, which incl
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The Common Rule and Continuous Improvement in Health Care: A Learning Health System Perspective

Abstract To generate needed improvements in health care, its delivery, and its outcomes,
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Patient-Clinician Communication: Basic Principles and Expectations

Activity Marketing experts, decision scientists, patient advocates, and clinicians have developed a set of guiding pri
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