An Introduction to Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in Trauma

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title = "An Introduction to Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in Trauma",
abstract = "Increased survival rates from traumatic injury have resulted in more people living with disability and reduced quality of life. To understand how peoples' quality of life is affected following a traumatic injury and the effects of that injury on their health and wellbeing, it is important to capture patients' perspectives of their own health. Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) are questionnaires, completed by patients, which can be used to measure the symptom burden associated with trauma and its treatment, and impact on quality of life. PROMs have a wide variety of uses which are relevant to trauma. In a research setting, PROMs can be used to assess the effectiveness of treatment and burden of disease. In a clinical setting, PROMs have the potential to inform and guide patient-centred care and clinical decision making. Collected as part of trauma registries, PROMs can be used at an aggregate level to inform improvements and uphold the quality of trauma care. This literature review explores and summarise the key current and potential future uses of PROMs in trauma research, routine clinical practice and registries.",
author = "Turner, {Grace M} and Anita Slade and Ameeta Retzer and Christel McMullan and Derek Kyte and Antonio Belli and Melanie Calvert",
year = "2018",
month = oct,
day = "29",
doi = "10.1097/TA.0000000000002102",
language = "English",
journal = "The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery",
issn = "2163-0755",
publisher = "Lippincott Williams and Wilkins",

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T1 - An Introduction to Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in Trauma

AU - Turner, Grace M

AU - Slade, Anita

AU - Retzer, Ameeta

AU - McMullan, Christel

AU - Kyte, Derek

AU - Belli, Antonio

AU - Calvert, Melanie

PY - 2018/10/29

Y1 - 2018/10/29

N2 - Increased survival rates from traumatic injury have resulted in more people living with disability and reduced quality of life. To understand how peoples' quality of life is affected following a traumatic injury and the effects of that injury on their health and wellbeing, it is important to capture patients' perspectives of their own health. Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) are questionnaires, completed by patients, which can be used to measure the symptom burden associated with trauma and its treatment, and impact on quality of life. PROMs have a wide variety of uses which are relevant to trauma. In a research setting, PROMs can be used to assess the effectiveness of treatment and burden of disease. In a clinical setting, PROMs have the potential to inform and guide patient-centred care and clinical decision making. Collected as part of trauma registries, PROMs can be used at an aggregate level to inform improvements and uphold the quality of trauma care. This literature review explores and summarise the key current and potential future uses of PROMs in trauma research, routine clinical practice and registries.

AB - Increased survival rates from traumatic injury have resulted in more people living with disability and reduced quality of life. To understand how peoples' quality of life is affected following a traumatic injury and the effects of that injury on their health and wellbeing, it is important to capture patients' perspectives of their own health. Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) are questionnaires, completed by patients, which can be used to measure the symptom burden associated with trauma and its treatment, and impact on quality of life. PROMs have a wide variety of uses which are relevant to trauma. In a research setting, PROMs can be used to assess the effectiveness of treatment and burden of disease. In a clinical setting, PROMs have the potential to inform and guide patient-centred care and clinical decision making. Collected as part of trauma registries, PROMs can be used at an aggregate level to inform improvements and uphold the quality of trauma care. This literature review explores and summarise the key current and potential future uses of PROMs in trauma research, routine clinical practice and registries.

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DO - 10.1097/TA.0000000000002102

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C2 - 30376536

JO - The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

JF - The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

SN - 2163-0755

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