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This column discusses the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute’s focus on patient-centered care, comparative effectiveness research, and research funding. It also provides information on how surgeons can get involved.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has awarded three research funding contracts to the ACS Cancer Research Program of the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology with the goal of developing a more patient-centered and individualized approach to post-treatment surveillance of colorectal, breast, and lung cancers.
The allure of hospital employment and the financial incentives for hospitals to recruit physicians as employees are covered in this column.
This column informs Bulletin readers about the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, the research it will support, and new projects that have recently launched.