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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2012 – Trying to Practice What I Preached: Helping My Parents at the End of Their Lives

Once again, the challenge of how to constrain rising health care expenditures has caught the public inter
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Aligning Cultural and Financial Incentives for Clinical Trials

One session of the November 2011 Institute of Medicine (IOM) workshop Envisioning a Transformed Clinical Trials Enterpris
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Educating the Workforce for a Transformed Clinical Research Enterprise

Health care in America is in crisis. Population health and patient outcomes are deteriorating relative to the res
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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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Healing Humankind One Patient at a Time

Four years ago, UCLA’s medical center was ranked as an honor-roll hospital by U.S. News and World Report—but our patients would seldom “refer us
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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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A Path to Accountable Care

With all the attention being paid to emerging accountable care organizations throughout the country, a California model is delivering measurable results. Cat
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Continuous Adoption of Best Practices: The New Normal

The health care field is filled with committed and passionate professionals from all disciplines delivering and improving patient c
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