DATABASE USER PROGRAM

 

 

For twenty years, the Harms Study Group has been the leading producer of research on spinal deformity treatment in children and adolescents.


 

Together, The Harms Study Group and Setting Scoliosis Straight own the intellectual property to the largest Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis database, and we are now offering this tool to others via our Database User Program.

Database User Program

  • Tier 1: Research Tool
  • Tier 2: Quality Improvement Initiative
  • Cost
  • Customization
  • Challenges
  • Benefits
  • Contact
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RESEARCH TOOL:

 

  •  Our program facilitates surgeon collaboration and data collection for the purpose of research production.

 

  •  Our program provides standardized research protocols and case report forms.

 

  •  Individual sites are established in our database for easy data entry and extraction.
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QUALITY IMPROVEMENT INITIATIVE:

 

  • Our program helps surgeons define how their quality and safety measures compare with those of their peers.

 

  •  Leverage is gained from the expertise and experience of the most successful multicenter spinal deformity research group in existence.
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Custom research database building ranges from
$50K to $150K, but why start from scratch?


Our yearly subscription fees are reasonable!


Tier 1: Research Tool = $5K

Tier 2: QI Initiative = $1K

 



Gain leverage from the expertise and experience of the most successful
multicenter spinal deformity research group in existence!

 


 

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FURTHER CUSTOMIZATION

  • Are you studying adult spinal deformity?
  • Are you studying other diagnoses?

 



We can design a custom program for you!

If your needs lie between our two tier options, let us design a custom program to suit your needs.

 



We strongly believe in the benefits of client feedback and making improvements and adjustments according to our database users' needs.

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CHALLENGES

 

Conducting Research:

  • Limited resources: staff, funding, time
  • Difficult initiation: protocol development, IRB processes
  • Lack of database tools


Performing Quality Improvement Initiatives:

  • Inability to easily capture and record data
  • Lack of benchmark data for comparison

 


 

Yet you have SUFFICIENT PATIENT
VOLUME to potentially answer
IMPORTANT CLINICAL QUESTIONS!

 

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RESEARCH AND QUALITY INITIATIVE BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Advancements in treatment techniques
  • Data contributions to your field of study
  • Improved safety
  • Self audit of practice
  • Improved safety practices
  • Self-auditing tools
  • Identification of areas for improvement
  • Documentation of practice pattern improvement

 


 

All of these lead to IMPROVEMENTS IN
PATIENT CARE!

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If you are interested in our Database User Program, please contact Michelle Marks at


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