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Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)

"Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 959 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 67 publications in 2013
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.