Surgical Grand Rounds: Patient Reported Outcomes in Thoracic Surgery – What are our patients really telling us?

Presented by: Onkar Khullar MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

This is a collection of articles, resources, and commentary from Dr. Khullar’s presentation on February 13, 2020. 


Jensen RE, Rothrock NE, DeWitt EM, et al. The role of technical advances in the adoption and integration of patient-reported outcomes in clinical care. Med Care. 2015 Feb;53(2): 153-9. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000289. Free full-text.

Colt HG, Murgu SD, Korst RJ, et al. Follow-up and surveillance of the patient with lung cancer after curative-intent therapy: Diagnosis and management of lung cancer, 3rd ed: American College of Chest Physicians evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. Chest. 2013 May;143(5 Suppl):e437S-e454S. doi: 10.1378/chest.12-2365. Full-text for Emory users.

Khullar OV, Rajaei MH, Force SD, Binongo JN, Lasanajak Y, Robertson S, Pickens
A, Sancheti MS, Lipscomb J, Gillespie TW, Fernandez FG. Pilot Study to Integrate
Patient Reported Outcomes After Lung Cancer Operations Into The Society of
Thoracic Surgeons Database. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jul;104(1):245-253. doi:
10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.110. Full-text for Emory users.

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