outcomes survey

English translation: survey to follow-up patients' wellbeing after health problems

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English term or phrase:outcomes survey
Selected answer:survey to follow-up patients' wellbeing after health problems
Entered by: Zsofia Koszegi-Nagy

08:57 Aug 10, 2014
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Medical - Medical: Health Care / clinical trial summary
English term or phrase: outcomes survey
PKD outcomes survey
[PKD stands for Polycystic kidney disease . What is 'outcomes survey' in this context?]
kgas
Poland
Local time: 12:45
survey to follow-up patients' wellbeing after health problems
Explanation:
This means a survey, that measures the possible outcomes of a given medical problem. It can be done to measure the success of a certain medicine and its effect on physical/mental health, etc. For example, here's the result of a mental health outcomes study, where experts wanted to know how their patients are doing after a given period of time: http://www.hosonline.org/Content/SurveyResults.aspx
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survey to follow-up patients' wellbeing after health problems


Explanation:
This means a survey, that measures the possible outcomes of a given medical problem. It can be done to measure the success of a certain medicine and its effect on physical/mental health, etc. For example, here's the result of a mental health outcomes study, where experts wanted to know how their patients are doing after a given period of time: http://www.hosonline.org/Content/SurveyResults.aspx


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  • Outcomes research refers to research (usually medically related) which investigates the outcomes of health care practices. It has been defined as the study of the end results of health services that takes patients' experiences, preferences, and values int

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Outcomes_research
Zsofia Koszegi-Nagy
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agree  Terry Richards: 100%, no-doubt agree :)
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agree  BrigitteHilgner
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agree  Anna Herbst: That's it!
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agree  Yvonne Gallagher: of course...
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