Outcome research

Research on outcomes of interventions. This is a large part of the work of clinical epidemiologists and epidemiologists involved in health services research. 

Source: Porta M. A Dictionary of Epidemiology. 5th ed. New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2008.

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Variants

  • Patient-centred outcomes research
  • Clinical outcomes research
  • Health outcomes research
  • Outcomes-based research
  • Health economics and outcomes research
  • Patient outcomes research