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Successful Stepwise Development of Patient Research Partnership: 14 Years' Experience of Actions and Consequences in Outcome Measures in Rheumatology (OMERACT)

Maarten de Wit, John R Kirwan, Peter Tugwell, Dorcas Beaton, Maarten Boers, Peter Brooks, Sarah Collins, Philip G Conaghan, Maria-Antonietta D'Agostino, Cathie Hofstetter, Rod Hughes, Amye Leong, Ann Lyddiatt, Lyn March, James May, Pamela Montie, Pamela Richards, Lee S Simon, Jasvinder A Singh, Vibeke Strand Show all



Awarded by Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Pilot Project Program Award

Awarded by PCORI Methods Award

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors received no specific funding for this paper and have no financial disclosures directly linked with the contents of this paper. OMERACT (Outcome Measures in Rheumatology) is an international research group that is supported by registration fees and has received unrestricted hands-off funding from more than 23 pharmaceutical and clinical research companies over the past 2 years. MdeW, JRK, PT, DB, MB, PB, PGC, MADA, LM, LSS, JAS, VS, COB, and LG are, or were previously, members of the OMERACT Executive Committee; they received no financial remuneration for their participation in this role. COB was supported, in part, through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Pilot Project Program Award (1IP2-PI000737-01) and a PCORI Methods Award (SC14-1402-10818). All statements in this report, including its findings and conclusions, are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of PCORI, its Board of Governors, or Methodology Committee.