The DECODE CER Tool titled "The Decision Tool for Causal Inference and Observational Data Analysis Methods in Comparative Effectiveness Research", was funded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. Its purpose is to provide insight on formulating questions, recognizing assumptions, conducting analysis, and interpreting results.This work was supported through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) award (Contract # R-IMC-1306-03827).

To access this tool, please click here.

Information about this PCORI funded project and associated resources are also available on PCORI's website. These additional resources include:

  • Summaries of the project
  • Link to the final report
  • Videos of Dr. Landsittel regarding the importance of stakeholders in research

To access the website, please click here.