PROMIS is Expanding Instruments to Include Early Childhood

As a part of the National Institutes of Health Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) research program, the Person Reported Outcomes Core at Northwestern University is extending certain PROMIS domains to include early childhood (ages 1-5 years) parent-report instruments.

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PROMIS® (Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System) is a set of person-centered measures that evaluates and monitors physical, mental, and social health in adults and children. It can be used with the general population and with individuals living with chronic conditions.

Why Use PROMIS?

  • Developed and validated with state-of-the-science methods to be psychometrically sound and to transform how life domains are measured
  • Designed to enhance communication between clinicians and patients in diverse research and clinical settings
  • Created to be relevant across all conditions for the assessment of symptoms and functions
  • Available in multiple formats and easily integrated into diverse data collection tools. Try the PROMIS CAT Demo>>
  • Translations available in Spanish and many other languages

 

HealthMeasures is the official information and distribution center for PROMIS, Neuro-QoL™, NIH Toolbox®, and ASCQ-Me®, which were developed and evaluated with National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding. 

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