|Health Care Research
Research Dimensions has extensive Health Care research experience.
We have conducted studies in numerous drug categories and virtually every therapeutic area from acne, antibiotics, antidepressants, anxiolytics, arthritis, and asthma to vasodilators, Zoloft and Zovirox.
We have conducted research and
idea generating workshops among
virtually every category of Health
Care professional including physicians,
nurses, pharmacists, dentists,
midwives and hospital executives,
rehab centers, insurance companies and health care benefits or managed
We have conducted research among patients including those involved in patient support groups.
We have conducted research for medical foundations such as the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Our work includes:
- Disease Management Program evaluation
- Managed Health Care Program evaluation
- New product and new advertising development
- Concept testing
- Advertising evaluation
- Detail aid testing
- CME evaluation
- Awareness and image tracking
We have worked with two hospitals to redesign their public contact
areas (counters, restaurants, etc.).
While much of our Health Care research is straightforward or standard,
for example, determining what Respirologists
think of a particular drug or what trauma unit head nurses think
of a particular treatment,
some of our research is less standard.
Three examples are:
- An AIDs study in which we investigated
attitudes, behaviour concerns,
A study of a diabetes information
and control program among high
risk populations including reservation
A pro bono study among psychiatric
patients to determine how they
see the community reacting to
them and the obstacles
they face integrating into
the community as a result.
- patients in various stages
of AIDs, including heads of
- physicians who
specialise in treating AIDs
patients and physicians who
do not include AIDs patients
in their practic
- nurses in Aids hospices
- care givers (e.g. counsellors,
- community workers
- family members
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