Study: Survival Rates and Quality of Life Improved by Patient Reported Outcome Measurement

Openbrolly Health is working with Macmillan Cancer Support, NHS Highland, NHS Grampian and NHS Western Isles to move to the third phase of My Cancer Portal development. The system incorporates both symptom and holistic need collection via a web portal and app. 

Symptoms are common among patients receiving treatment for advanced cancers, yet are undetected by clinicians up to half the time. There is growing interest in integrating electronic patient-reported outcomes (PROs) into routine oncology practice for symptom monitoring, but evidence demonstrating clinical benefit has been limited.

Source: Journal of the American Medical Association

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