TitleThe Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS): progress of an NIH Roadmap cooperative group during its first two years
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsCella, D, Yount, S, Rothrock, N, Gershon, RC, Cook, KF, Reeve, B, Ader, D, Fries, JF, Bruce, B, Rose, M
JournalMedical Care
Number5 Suppl 1
Publication Languageeng

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Roadmap initiative (www.nihpromis.org) is a 5-year cooperative group program of research designed to develop, validate, and standardize item banks to measure patient-reported outcomes (PROs) relevant across common medical conditions. In this article, we will summarize the organization and scientific activity of the PROMIS network during its first 2 years.