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  • ADAPTABLE Study Kick-Off Meeting: Determining the Path Forward for ADAPTABLE and Pragmatic Research

    Patient leaders, study investigators, and operations and research staff gathered together on October 28, 2016 in Washington D.C. to discuss ideas and strategies for making this novel, pragmatic study a success.
  • The Role and Importance of the Clinician in ADAPTABLE

    In this feature of Ask ADAPTABLE, Dr. Schuyler Jones, an investigator with the Duke Clinical Research Institute Coordinating Center, discusses the role and importance of the clinician in the ADAPTABLE study. Q: What is the role of the clinician in ADAPTABLE? SJ: The role of the clinician in ADAPTABLE is that of support. Patients, especially older patients, ...
  • ADAPTABLE Study Colleagues Showcase its Unprecedented Patient-Centricity at AHA Conference

    “The inaugural AHA Research Academy conference was a fantastic opportunity to network and share insights with some of the most prominent thought leaders in cardio- and cerebrovascular disease,” said Hernandez. “Our work to drive patient-centricity with ADAPTABLE was well received by the conference attendees, which underscores our goal at PCORnet, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research ...
  • OneFlorida Clinical Data Research Network Joins the ADAPTABLE Study

    The OneFlorida Clinical Data Research Network (CDRN) led by Principal Investigator, Carl Pepine will now be participating in ADAPTABLE and joining the efforts of the other seven CDRNs to enroll 20,000 participants in this novel research study. Similar to the other CDRNs participating in ADAPTABLE, OneFlorida is a collaboration of researchers, clinicians, and patients who ...
  • Patients Vital to the Design of ADAPTABLE

    “Patients were vital to the protocol design process,” says Hernandez. “They helped design the interface for the patient portal, and they were instrumental in helping to create the patient consent form, which ensured it was patient-friendly. They are also helping us to spread the word about why it is so important to participate in this ...
  • Researchers Discuss How ADAPTABLE Can Transform the World of Clinical Trials

    researchers discussed how one of the largest pragmatic clinical trials in history has the potential to transform clinical research at this year’s annual meeting of the Drug Information Association (DIA) in Philadelphia. The DIA meets every year to bring together key thought leaders and innovators from across all disciplines involved in the discovery, development, and ...
  • ADAPTABLE: Answering an Important Clinical Question while Testing a New Approach to Conducting Pragmatic Clinical Trials

    Results of the ADAPTABLE study will directly impact the health care of millions of Americans and provide evidence to answer a simple question: Which dose of aspirin is more effective for preventing heart attacks and strokes in people with heart disease, a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S.? Moreover, daily aspirin therapy ...
  • PCORnet Announces Enrollment of First Participant in ADAPTABLE Aspirin Study

    “PCORnet is shifting the research paradigm through studies like ADAPTABLE by introducing a new genre of patient-centered research where patients are engaged to improve the science of clinical trial design,” said Adrian F. Hernandez, MD, MHS, director of outcomes and health services research at the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) and PCORnet’s Coordinating Center Co-Principal ...
  • ADAPTABLE Presented to the American College of Cardiology Board of Governors

    ADAPTABLE physician leaders Robert Harrington and Matthew Roe along with operations team leaders Lisa Berdan and Tyrus Rorick presented ADAPTABLE to the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Board of Governors (BOG) on April 1, 2016 during the annual ACC scientific sessions. The ACC BOG is the grassroots liaison organization that represents the local state ACC ...
  • Novel New Study Could Finally Hold Answers to Questions about Aspirin Dosing

    In CardioSource WorldNews, doctors Robert Harrington, Matthew Roe, and Adrian Hernandez discuss ADAPTABLE’s novel study design and the impact of the results for patients and their caregivers.