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84% of Medical Specialties Lack Clinical Registry Affiliation
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Of the clinical registries that exist in the United States, only a handful are up to snuff, and a lot of care isn’t being tracked at all, according to a stuy published in the Journal for Healthcare Quality.

It not only found that most U.S. clinical registries that collect data on patient outcomes are substandard, but also that the vast majority of recognized medical specialties in the United States have no national clinical registry.