Keeping the Patient in the Picture: Patient Reported Outcome Measures



Patient choice over treatment and care is a central feature of the UK’s National Health System, and patients’ experience of treatment and care is a major indicator of quality. But it isn’t easy to find out how well a treatment has worked.

Find out how a group of Oxford University researchers pioneered the use of questionnaires about hip and knee replacements, and revolutionized how patients’ experience could be used to assess and improve the UK’s healthcare.

The rights to the hip and knee questionnaires are owned by Oxford University Innovation: innovation.ox.ac.uk

More on how PROMs are used in the NHS: content.digital.nhs.uk/proms-background


Post time: Jun-26-2017