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Introduction to Metrics in Person Centered Medicine Research

Levent Kirisci, Michael Vanyukov, Juan E Mezzich


The articulation of science and humanism is at the core of Person Centered Medicine (PCM). Thus, applying the scientific method to advance our understanding of health and the improvement of health actions towards the fulfillment of the whole person is a permanent concern of PCM.


Person-centered medicine, metrics issues, dimensionality, item response theory, bi-factor model, bayesian models, addiction

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