Innsbruck Institute of Patient-centered Outcome Research
The Innsbruck Institute of Patient-centered Outcome Research (IIPCOR) is a non-profit association dedicated to promoting patient-centered research in medicine at a national and international level.
IIPCOR research activities
IIPCOR engages in clinical and methodological research dealing with patient-centered research questions. These activities include conception of study objectives, study design, implementation, data analysis, interpretation of results and publication in scientific journals.
A specific focus of IIPCOR is the development, validation, cross-cultural adaptation, and psychometric evaluation of patient-reported outcome measures.
IIPCOR consulting and training activities
IIPCOR offers support with the use of PRO measures in clinical studies and daily clinical practice. This comprises the definition of PRO endpoints and selection of measurement instruments for clinical studies, guidance on the implementation of PRO data collection in clinical routine and help with interpretation of PRO results from individual patients as well as of group-level data.