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Research performance of centers of expertise for rare diseases—The influence of network integration, internal resource access and operational experience

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  • Hannemann-Weber, Henrike
  • Kessel, Maura
  • Schultz, Carsten

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Centers of expertise (CoE) are vital to the care and treatment of patients with rare diseases and play a central role in generating medical and scientific knowledge. This study explores the relationship between a CoEs internal resource availability, operational experience and functional network integration and its research performance.

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  • Hannemann-Weber, Henrike & Kessel, Maura & Schultz, Carsten, 2012. "Research performance of centers of expertise for rare diseases—The influence of network integration, internal resource access and operational experience," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 105(2), pages 138-145.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:105:y:2012:i:2:p:138-145
    DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2012.02.008
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