The PCORI Methodology Report

Reports to Support the Development of the First Report

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Review of Guidance Documents for Selected Methods in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

Review and Synthesis of Evidence for Eliciting the Patient's Perspective in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

Expert Stakeholder Interviews to Identify Evidence for Eliciting the Patient’s Perspective in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

Methods for Setting Priorities in Research

Posted: April 2013

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