Pronovost Slide3

It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery

Text version of slide presentation from a National Advisory Council meeting.

Improved Health

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  • Basic Biomedical Research:
    • Understanding disease biology
  • Human Clinical Research:
    • Identifying effective therapies
  • Knowledge Transition Research:
    • Ensuring patients get the right therapies

Leads to Improved Health.

Knowledge Transition Research helps ensure that proven therapies from "human clinical research" are used safely and effectively to reach the goal of improved health for patients.


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Internet Citation: Pronovost Slide3: It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery. August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-04-nac/pronovost/slide3.html