TITLE

(CER) Elderly Named a Top Priority in Report Sent to Congress Outlining Research Needs

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Aging News Alert;7/3/2009, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the recommendations of the Federal Coordinating Council for Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) on how the Office of the Secretary of Health & Human Services (HHS) must spend the $400 million budget for patient research in the U.S. CER suggests the HHS to spend the budget on disabled persons, children, elderly and patients multiple chronic conditions. The recommendation will help policymakers decide where to spend the budget for patient-centered research.
ACCESSION #
43180918

 

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