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Published quarterly by Advocate Aurora Health, the Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews (JPCRR) is a diamond open access, peer-reviewed medical journal devoted to advancing patient-centered care practices, health outcomes, and patient experiences.

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Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2 (2021)

From the Editor

Original Research


Prevalence of Common Disease Conditions in a Large Cohort of Individuals With Down Syndrome in the United States
Brian Chicoine, Anne Rivelli, Veronica Fitzpatrick, Laura Chicoine, Gengjie Jia, and Andrey Rzhetsky


Assessing the Patient-Perceived Monetary Value of Patient-Reported Outcome Improvement for Patients With Chronic Knee Conditions
Sarah B. Floyd, Alicia Oostdyk, Melanie Cozad, John M. Brooks, Paul Siffri, and Brian Burnikel


Perioperative Family Updates Reduce Anxiety and Improve Satisfaction: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Lindsay S. Howe, Daniel Wigmore, Nathaniel Nelms, Patrick Schottel, Craig Bartlett, David Halsey, Martin Krag, David Lunardini, Robert Monsey, Bruce Beynnon, and Michael Blankstein


Building Community-Engaged Multidisciplinary Partnerships to Improve Medication Management in Elderly Patients With Multiple Chronic Conditions
Ivy O. Poon, Felicia Skelton, Lena R. Bean, Dominique Guinn, Terica L. Jemerson, Ngozi D. Mbue, Creaque V. Charles, and Uche Anadu Ndefo



Supply, Demand, and Quality: A Three-Pronged Approach to Blood Product Management in Developing Countries
Kyle L. Gress, Karina Charipova, Ivan Urits, Omar Viswanath, and Alan D. Kaye

Quality Improvement

Brief Report

Topic Synopsis



Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 Antibody in Echocardiography and Stress Laboratory
Renuka Jain, Stacie Kroboth, Denise Ignatowski, and Bijoy K. Khandheria


Preprocedure COVID-19 Testing in Early Phase of Pandemic
Renuka Jain, Bradley Kruger, Robert Citronberg, Stacie Kroboth, Ana Cristina Perez Moreno, and Bijoy K. Khandheria