The Canadian minimum dataset for chronic low back pain research: a cross-cultural adaptation of the National Institutes of Health Task Force Research Standards.
Abstract Background: To better standardize clinical and epidemiological studies about the prevalence, risk factors, prognosis, impact and treatment of chronic low back pain, a minimum data set was developed by...Full Article
The future of measuring patient-reported outcomes in rheumatology: Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS).
The National Institutes of Health Patient‐Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS; trademarked by the National Institutes of Health) Roadmap initiative (available at www.nihpromis.org) is a cooperative research program designed to develop,...Full Article
Psychometric evaluation of the NIH Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) in a multi-racial, multi-ethnic systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) cohort.
Abstract OBJECTIVE: We examined psychometric performance of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) measures in a racially/ethnically and linguistically diverse cohort with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). METHODS: Data were from...Full Article
Ecological validity and clinical utility of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS(R)) instruments for detecting premenstrual symptoms of depression, anger, and fatigue.
Abstract Objective This study examined the ecological validity and clinical utility of NIH Patient Reported-Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®) instruments for anger, depression, and fatigue in women with premenstrual symptoms....Full Article
Biopsychosocial Characteristics, Using a New Functional Measure of Balance, of an Elderly Population with CLBP.
Abstract This study examined the biopsychosocial characteristics of chronic low back pain (CLBP) in an understudied but increasingly larger part of the population: the elderly (i.e., 65 years and older)....Full Article
PROMIS pediatric measures in pediatric oncology: valid and clinically feasible indicators of patient-reported outcomes.
Abstract Background Establishing the ability of children and adolescents with cancer to complete the NIH‐sponsored PROMIS pediatric measures electronically and the preliminary validity estimates of the measures (both full item...Full Article