- Research Available for Comment
Research Available for Comment
The Effective Health Care Program encourages the public to participate in the development of its research projects. Comments can be submitted for:
- Research key questions
- Draft reports of research findings
- Draft methods reports by the DEcIDE Network
- Draft methods guidance by the EPC Program
- White Papers
When the key questions, draft reports, and white papers of EHC Program research projects are made available for public comment, they are posted on this Web page. Read the Guidelines for Peer and Public Reviewers. (PDF; 119 kB) To ensure the timeliness of the research development effort and the currency of the research findings, all key questions are posted for 3 weeks and all draft reports and white papers are posted for 4 weeks. For timeliness, all comments must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. eastern time on the final day of the comment period.
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The Key Questions available for comment are:
- No key questions available at this time.
The Draft Reports and White Papers available for comment are:
Chronic Urinary Retention: Comparative Effectiveness of Treatments and Harms
Nov. 12–Dec. 9, 2013
Menopausal Symptoms: Comparative Effectiveness Review of Therapies
Nov. 21–Dec. 18, 2013
Imaging Tests for the Diagnosis and Staging of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Nov. 26–Dec. 23, 2013
Medication Therapy Management
Dec. 3–30, 2013
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) Effective Health Care Program supports and is committed to the transparency of its review processes. All comments and the report authors’ responses to the comments (the “disposition of comments”) will be publicly posted on this Web site within 3 months after the final report is posted. Each comment will be listed with the associated name and affiliation, if such information is provided. Those providing public comment are not required to provide their names or affiliations in order to submit suggestions or comments. We will use your contact information only to get in touch with you if we have questions about your submitted comments.