Real-World & Late Phase Strategy

The Right Approach for the Right Question®

Healthcare stakeholders are increasingly seeking real-world evidence to support regulatory, reimbursement and prescribing decisions, but different stakeholders demand different types and rigors of evidence. No matter the approach or research question, we have you covered to maximize value and contain costs in real world and late phase research.

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Industry-leading comparative effectiveness expertise

Quintiles led the development of the GRACE checklist for designing higher quality observational research.

Develop the best real-world evidence portfolio

Peri- and post-approval, your product raises new questions for regulators, payers, providers and patients. As stakeholders seek evidence to support healthcare decisions, real-world and late phase research becomes critical to the success of your product. New studies need to provide answers while factoring in emerging scientific standards for design, operations, analysis and quality assurance.


Quintiles Scientific Affairs: The right choice for real-world scientific expertise

Comprehensive evidence development: Take advantage of industry-leading expertise

Having an experienced partner at your side is of the utmost importance as you build your evidence portfolio. Quintiles offers comprehensive evidence development in the full range of Outcome® observational and Real-World Results® research so that you can fully demonstrate the safety, effectiveness and quality of your product to key stakeholders.

  • Patient registries – Experience in conducting product, disease and pregnancy registries.
  • Quality of life and patient-reported outcomes – Real-world evidence to support benefits/claims in product labeling.
  • Safety outcomes/REMS – Safety and risk monitoring over longer periods of time; also monitoring off-label use.
  • Comparative effectiveness – Studies to provide evidence of effectiveness in different populations.
  • Health outcomes/health economics – Critical support for formulary approval or reimbursement efforts.
  • Real-world data for healthcare decision making – Our Outcome® databases and healthcare data networks consist of more than 18 million patient records.

The power of possibilities

Quintiles has delivered more than 625 Real-World & Late Phase Programs, involving more than 96,000 sites and more than 810,000 enrolled patients in more than 100 countries since 2011.

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Quintiles has delivered more than 625 Real-World & Late Phase Programs.
Access to ~21M patient lives with ~8M active records through the COMPASS network.
More than 19M patients in observational and quality improvement programs in more than 100 countries since 2004
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