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Table 2 Outcome indicators assessed for each eligible study included in the review

From: A systematic review of the impact of routine collection of patient reported outcome measures on patients, providers and health organisations in an oncologic setting

Number Outcomes
1 Patient-provider communication
2 Monitor treatment response
3 Detect unrecognised problems
4 Changes to patient health behaviour
5 Changes to patient management
6 Improved patient satisfaction
7 Improved health outcomes
8 Strong & effective quality improvement
9 Increased transparency, accountability, public reporting
10 Better system performance (monitoring, planning, financing; evaluating, responding)
11 Mediating variables on the effect (both at individual and organisation level)
12 Possible subgroup effects
  1. Note: Both 11 & 12 are combined in the summarising tables as few studies have explored such issues.