2011

03/11/2011
  • In Nature Biotechnology paper, PatientsLikeMe refutes 2008 PNAS paper on the efficacy of lithium carbonate on ALS; marks 1st time a peer-to-peer network used to evaluate a treatment in real time and refute clinical trial.
  • PatientsLikeMe launches new feature for patients to accelerate clinical trial enrollment with data from ClinicalTrials.gov.
  • In Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, PatientsLikeMe and Charite validate the ALS Functional Rating Scale (ALS-FRS) for web use.
  • Award-winning study on patient-reported outcomes published in Journal of Medical Internet Research.
  • PatientsLikeMe adds new health outcome measures (DLQI in psoriasis and ATEC in autism) so members/caregivers have easier way to do self-assessment and validating PROs.