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Launched in 2014, the Journal of Patient-Centered Research and Reviews (JPCRR) is a peer-reviewed quarterly medical journal dedicated to advancing patient-centered care practices, health outcomes, and patient experiences.

JPCRR follows a diamond open access publishing model and is indexed in PubMed Central, Directory of Open Access Journals, Google Scholar, Crossref, and Clarivate/Web of Science’s Emerging Sources Citation Index. The latter assigned JPCRR an impact factor of 1.7 for 2022. Articles are catalogued in library databases OCLC Worldcat, ProQuest Summon, Ex Libris Primo, and EBSCO Discovery. Follow @JPCRR on Twitter or subscribe to our email list (see left-side menu) to be notified of newly published issues.

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Current Issue: Volume 10, Issue 4 (2023)



A Clear, Succinct Research Question Portends the Rest of the Story
Jessica J. F. Kram, Lisa Sullivan Vedder, Brenda Fay, and Deborah Simpson

Original Research


Pulmonary Specialist-Supported Health Coaching Delivered by Lay Personnel Improves Receipt of Quality Care for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Rachel Willard-Grace, Danielle Hessler, Beatrice Huang, Denise DeVore, Chris Chirinos, Jessica Wolf, Devon Low, Chris Garvey, DorAnne Donesky, Stephanie Tsao, David H. Thom, and George Su


Is There Room for Individual Patient-Specified Preferences in the Patient-Reported Outcome Measurement Revolution?
Leif I. Solberg, Jeanette Y. Ziegenfuss, Rachael L. Rivard, Christine K. Norton, Robin R. Whitebird, Glyn Elwyn, and Mark Swiontkowski


Patients’ Experience of Specialty Care Coordination: Survey Development and Validation
Varsha G. Vimalananda, Mark Meterko, Kailyn E. Sitter, Shirley Qian, Jolie B. Wormwood, and B. Graeme Fincke


A Helping Hand Out of the River: Refugee Perspectives for Provider Engagement
Brian L. Isakson, Elizabeth R. Stein, Alexandra Olson, Destiny Waggoner, Jill Holtz, Sara Ali, Suha Amer, and Martin Ndayisenga


Medical Education


Survey of Pediatric Critical Care Fellows on Postresuscitation Debriefing
Nicole K. Sather, Lauren E. Zinns, Gillian Brennan, Lily Guo, Nadia Khan, and Vinod Havalad