December 17, 2018: NIH Collaboratory Advances Knowledge in Peer-Reviewed Literature in 2018

The NIH Collaboratory program contributed knowledge from pragmatic clinical research with 12 peer-reviewed publications in 2018, including several reports of findings from Demonstration Projects and more:

NIH Collaboratory Coordinating Center

Identifying and supporting nonpharmacological dementia interventions ready for pragmatic trials: results from an expert workshop. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2018;19(7):560-562.

NIH Collaboratory Distributed Research Network

Cancer screening results and follow-up using routinely collected electronic health data: estimates for breast, colon, and cervical cancer screenings. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Oct 22. doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4697-y. [Epub ahead of print]

STOP CRC Demonstration Project

Effect of reminding patients to complete fecal immunochemical testing: a comparative effectiveness study of automated and live approaches. J Gen Intern Med. 2018;33(1):72-78.

Predictors of colorectal cancer screening prior to implementation of a large pragmatic trial in Federally Qualified Health Centers. J Community Health. 2018;43(1):128-136.

Effectiveness of a mailed colorectal cancer screening outreach program in community health clinics: the STOP CRC cluster randomized clinical trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178(9):1174-1181.

Positive predictive values of fecal immunochemical tests used in the STOP CRC pragmatic trial. Cancer Med. 2018;7(9):4781-4790.

Effectiveness of automated and live phone reminders after mailed-FIT outreach in a pilot randomized trialPrev Med Rep. 2018;12:210-213.

LIRE Demonstration Project

Comparison of natural language processing rules-based and machine-learning systems to identify lumbar spine imaging findings related to low back pain. Acad Radiol. 2018;25(11):1422-1432.

PROVEN Demonstration Project

Representation in the care planning process for nursing home residents with dementia. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2018;19(5):415-421.

A dynamic application of PRECIS-2 to evaluate implementation in a pragmatic, cluster randomized clinical trial in two nursing home systems. Trials. 2018;19(1):453.

PPACT Demonstration Project

Interdisciplinary team-based care for patients with chronic pain on long-term opioid treatment in primary care (PPACT) – protocol for a pragmatic cluster randomized trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2018;67:91-99.

Automating collection of pain-related patient-reported outcomes to enhance clinical care and research. J Gen Intern Med. 2018;33(Suppl 1):31-37.