Core Outcome Sets and Multidimensional Assessment Tools for Harmonizing Outcome Measure in Chronic Pain and Back Pain

@inproceedings{Kaiser2016CoreOS,
  title={Core Outcome Sets and Multidimensional Assessment Tools for Harmonizing Outcome Measure in Chronic Pain and Back Pain},
  author={Ulrike Kaiser and Katrin Neustadt and Christian Kopkow and Jochen Schmitt and Rainer Sabatowski},
  booktitle={Healthcare},
  year={2016}
}
Core Outcome Sets (COSs) are a set of domains and measurement instruments recommended for application in any clinical trial to ensure comparable outcome assessment (both domains and instruments). COSs are not exclusively recommended for clinical trials, but also for daily record keeping in routine care. There are several COS recommendations considering clinical trials as well as multidimensional assessment tools to support daily record keeping in low back pain. In this article, relevant… CONTINUE READING